Ortho Dental Assistant

Job Type: Full Time
Location: Peabody, MA
Job Details:

Our growing Orthodontic department is looking for an enthusiastic, motivated, friendly, reliable, and responsible candidate who wants to join our fun and hard-working team! As an Orthodontic Assistant, you will assist the Orthodontist and the Orthodontic team in delivering the highest quality care to our patients and their families. We are committed to your career growth. At our practices, you will have the opportunity to utilize your clinical skills to improve the oral health of the communities which we serve.

Job Duties:

  • Radiographs to include Panorex, Cephalometric
  • Facial and Intraoral photographs
  • Assisting the Orthodontist. with all clinical orthodontic procedures
  • Alginate impressions and wax bite
  • Placement and removal of separators
  • Placement and removal of archwires and elastic ties.
  • Bonding procedures
  • Debanding procedures
  • Maintain a clean, sterile environment; sterilize and disinfect instruments
  • Fabrication of retainers
  • After care communication
  • Maintain patient satisfaction by maintaining a professional appearance

Experience/Skills/Requirements:

  • Requires travel to multiple locations
  • Mileage reimbursement will be provided
  • Valid MA Dental Assistant license
  • Professionalism and reliability
  • Radiology Certificate
  • Reliable transportation
  • CPR Certified
  • At least 1 year Dental Assisting (Dental assistant school graduates are welcome to apply!)
  • Orthodontic Assisting experience a plus but we are willing to train the right individual!
  • Bilingual a plus