Expanded Functions Dental Assistant (EFDA)
Gentle Dental - Portland, OR

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We have a Full Time position (32 to 40 hours per week) for an experienced Expanded Functions Dental Assistant to join our team.

Requirements are mandatory. The successful applicant must have the following:

  • Working knowledge of approved Dental Assistant functions
  • EFDA Certification
  • At least 1 year of previous EFDA experience
  • Certificate from Dental Assisting Program
  • X-Ray Certification license
  • CPR License
  • Strong customer service ethics
  • Good communication skills
  • Motivated and loves to SMILE.

Duties to include but not limited to the following listed below

  • Sterilizes and disinfects instruments and equipment.
  • Prepares treatment rooms, instruments and tray setups for dental procedures.
  • Greets and prepares patients for treatment.
  • Exposes and mounts dental diagnostic X-Rays.
  • Assists the dentist during examinations and treatment procedures.
  • Conducts work in compliance with office policies and procedures, safety, OSHA and MSDS guidelines.
  • Records medical and dental histories and vital signs of patient.
  • Makes preliminary impressions.
  • Pours, trims, and polishes study casts, cleans and polishes removable appliances, and fabricates temporary restorations.
  • Provides postoperative instructions prescribed by Dentist.
  • Records treatment information in patient records.
  • Actively participates in the achievement of patient satisfaction and office production goals by working efficiently and providing a high level of patient service.
  • Assists with other duties as needed

Excellent opportunity for growth.

We offer an excellent benefit package for full-time employees to include:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Life insurance
  • Vision
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • 401K plan
  • Career Opportunity to advance with the company

Nadine Brannin
Fax: 503-288-9349

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