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Expanded Function Dental Assistant

Location

Cleveland, OH

Type

Full Time

Department

Clinical

Experience

Experienced

PROSTHODONIST DENTAL ASSISTANT- EFDA

We are seeking an EXCEPTIONAL individual to join the team. Are you the BEST of the BEST? We are seeking an dental assistant EFDA with a minimum of 2 years experience and with prosthodontist background. We are a growing implant company, offering competitive compensation.

Position Summary:

The prosthodontist dental assistant EFDA works under a dentist’s supervision beyond the dental assistant job purpose.  The EFDA has direct responsibility for patient’s excellent experience by helping dentist with procedures within the EFDA state regulations.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Work under the direct supervision of the Prosthodontist
  • Perform a variety of patient care and laboratory duties, including but not limited to providing chair-side assistance while dentists examine and treat patients.
  • Ensure patients are as comfortable as possible in the dental chair, prepare them for treatment, and obtain their dental records.
  • Hand instruments and materials to dentists and keep patients’ mouths dry and clear by using suction or other devices.
  • Sterilize and disinfect instruments and equipment, prepare trays of instruments for dental procedures, and instruct patients on postoperative and general oral health care.
  • Prepare materials for impressions and restorations, take dental x rays, as directed by a dentist.
  • Handle other radiological equipment and assist patients with these procedures as directed by a dentist.
  • Assist in specialty areas such as oral surgery and prosthodontics (replacement of missing teeth) including dental implantology.
  • Support and assist the hygienist as needed, including but not limited to cleaning trays, room setups and cleanups.
  • Help track the inventory of the prosthetic supplies and keep the storage closet organized.
  • Support the radiographic needs of the Patient Education Consultants, Oral Surgeon, & Hygienists.

     

Experience:

Certified EFDA (Expanded Function Dental Auxiliary)

Two years of Dental Assistant experience

Dental implant experience, highly desired

Must be reliable, work well with others in a fast paced environment, and have good manual dexterity.

 

Benefits of joining ClearChoice

Competitive compensation and benefits package

Four day work week; (4-10 schedule)

Work in a professional environment where the focus is on patient care

EOE

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