EDDA- Dental Assistant
Colorado Springs, CO EDDA- Dental Assistant
Job Type
Full-time
Description

 

Are you an experienced EDDA-Dental Assistant looking for a position that offers growth, and education opportunities? Do you have a passion for providing a high level of care to your patients and the dentist you support? Our busy and established family dental practice, South Springs Dental Group, located in the SW Colorado Springs area, near Fort Carson is currently looking for a full-time EDDA- Dental Assistant for an immediate opportunity. We are offering a $1,000.00 sign-on bonus for this position.


We are a patient-driven, dentist-led family practice looking to add an energetic and optimistic EDDA- Dental Assistant to our team. As an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant, YOU are the most important resource to fulfill our vision to be the patient experience industry leader. As an EDDA-Dental Assistant, you will assist our Dentist chairside, help deliver a distinctive patient experience, put our patient's and our dentist's experience first, and be a productive member of our team.


The ideal EDDA- Dental Assistant will be reliable, knowledgeable, hard-working, work well in a team environment and have a passion for delivering the highest standard of patient care. This is a full-time position working 4-5 days per week Monday-Friday with weekend availability. 


Office Hours:

  • Monday- Thursday 8 am-5 pm

Responsibilities to include (but are not limited to)

  • Assisting Dentist throughout procedures by providing the best clinical and non-clinical experience to each patient
  • Sterilization of all dental and medical instruments
  • Daily set up and organization of instruments needed for procedures throughout the day
  • Takes X-Rays
  • Administer topical anesthesia to patients
  • Takes impressions
  • Makes temporary crowns
  • Review of patient health history
  • Organization and sterilization of the operatories
  • Assisting with lab tasks and procedures
  • Chairside assisting
  • Using Dentrix to update patient records
  • Scheduling patient appointments

Benefits:

  • 401k
  • Dental Discount
  • Medical
  • Vision
  • PTO
  • Holiday Pay


Requirements

 

Requirements

  • Knowledge of dental software (Denticon) is preferred but not required
  • Strong customer services skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to be coached, given direction, and work well in a team environment
  • CPR-BLS
  • Radiation and EDDA
  • 2 or more years of experience
Salary Description
$20.00-24.00/hr