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Oral/maxillofacial surgery assistants are responsible for assisting dental surgeons in operations and procedures involving the teeth, mouth, and related areas. The oral surgery assistant performs a variety of tasks, including providing information to patients before procedures have been performed and ...
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Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant - Oral Surgery Specialists , hourly rate: $23.96
Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery Assistant - Parkland Hospital , hourly rate: $19.60
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Surgical dental assistants work alongside primary dentists who specialize in surgical procedures. These assistants help prepare patients for procedures and ensure that the area is organized and ready for the oral surgeon; many are also involved in creating x-rays and administering/monitoring anesthetics. ...
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Dental Assistant, Surgical - St. Luke's Hospital , hourly rate: $13.63
Dental Assistant, Surgical - OMSI , hourly rate: $17.22
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Dental assistants help provide patient care in a dental setting. Registered expanded function dental assistants (RDAEFs) are dental assistants who are authorized to perform duties beyond a dental assistant's traditional duties. Duties of RDAEFs vary depending upon the state and the specific dental office ...
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A dental assistant's duties include hands-on work with dental patients, assisting the dentist, and/or performing clerical functions in a dental clinic. Depending on an individual’s certification and goals, any of these are possible job tasks. If an individual would like hands-on work in the dentist’s ...
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Dental Assistant - Aspen Dental , hourly rate: $10.83 - $16.83
Dental Assistant - Heartland Dental Care , hourly rate: $12.69 - $18.09
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An oral surgery assistant works with oral surgeons, dentists, and periodontists in clinical situations where oral surgery (beyond procedures such as fillings, examinations, and x-rays) is frequently performed. The assistant not only aids the surgeon in performing his or her duties, but also works closely ...
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Oral Surgery Assistant - Oral Surgery Group, Inc , hourly rate: $20.59
Oral Surgery Assistant - Oral Surgery Associates , hourly rate: $17.38
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Certified oral surgery assistants begin work by greeting patients in the reception area and escorting them to the treatment area. Front-desk duties are necessary in this position, such as signing-in patients, answering the telephone, and making appointments, followed by taking patients' health histories ...
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Registered dental assistants work alongside dentists to provide dental care for patients. Their duties are a mix of patient care, laboratory procedures, and clerical work. Exact responsibilities vary from state to state due to licensing requirements. Some patient-care tasks include setting up and sterilizing ...
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