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Dental Assistants, Surgical

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Prepare for surgical procedures by organizing surgical instruments and equipment in operating room. Maintain patient's vital statistics and intravenous fluids during surgery. Assist dentist during dental treatment procedures. Sterilize instruments and equipment. Take and develop patient x-rays. Document treatment by charting in patient records.

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