Website Children's Dental FunZone
A new part-time role Registered Dental Assistant – Orthodontic (West LA) is available in Los Angeles, CA. Highly motivated candidates are encouraged to apply. Please check full job details offered by Children’s Dental FunZone below.
Job: Registered Dental Assistant – Orthodontic (West LA)
Company: Children’s Dental FunZone
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Children’s Dental FunZone is seeking an experienced Registered Dental Assistant with ORTHODONTIC experience for our West LA location; we are a Pediatric and Orthodontic dental office.
Children’s Dental FunZone is dedicated to serving the unique needs of children – from toddlers to teens. We offer comprehensive services including preventive pediatric dental care and orthodontics. Our teams of dental professionals are changing the face of pediatric dental care through our dedication to oral health and compassionate care for our patients and their guardians. Our practices are based on a patient-centric approach achieved through significant teamwork, flexibility, and commitment.
Our competitive compensation packages include benefits such as health/dental insurance, a 401(k) savings plan, and paid time off for all full-time employees after 90 days of employment.
Previous pediatric dental office experience would be helpful. The high priority candidate will have a great attitude and be a multi-tasker with a strong work ethic. Dentrix knowledge is plus. Please do not apply if you do not have dental AND orthodontic experience.
RDA Job Duties:
Set up treatment rooms for procedures, ensuring that treatment rooms are always stocked.
Escort patients to treatment rooms, showing care and concern to help patients feel comfortable at every stage of treatment.
Obtain and review health histories according to office protocol.
Take patient blood pressure.
Ensure patients’ questions are answered thoroughly.
Take and develop necessary pre/post-op x-rays for treatment and for insurance.
Administer sedation for patients.
Run suction cleaner.
Provide patients with pre/post OP instructions for oral care following dental treatment procedures.
Teach patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling).
Take impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth)
Polish patients’ teeth, giving fluoride treatments and administering topical medications.
Perform coronal polishing and dental sealants.
Know the office emergency exit plans and location of eyewash stations.
Ensure proper treatment notes are recorded in patients’ charts.
Anticipate and assist dentists’ needs.
Perform expanded functions and other tasks as assigned by the dentist and branch management.
Help in other areas of the office when necessary.
Additional responsibilities for RDA.
MUST LOVE WORKING WITH CHILDREN.
Previous orthodontic experience required.
Excellent customer service skills.
Excellent communication and computer skills.
Upbeat personality is a MUST.
Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment.
Strong attention to detail.
Clean, neat professional appearance.
Knowledge of Dentrix a plus.
Bi-Lingual (Spanish) preferred.
Must be able to work on Sundays.
About Children’s Dental FunZone
Welcome to Children’s Dental FunZone, where your child’s dental visit can actually be fun! With iPads in the waiting room, awesome prizes, and movies to watch throughout the treatment, our patients can’t wait to come back for their next visit. Our staff is especially trained to treat infants, children, teenagers, and special needs patients with the care that they deserve. We also provide sedation dentistry, to give your child the most comfortable experience possible. To make the care more affordable, we accept all private insurances, Denti-Cal, and provide financial assistance with zero interest payment plans.
To apply for this job please visit childrensdentalfunzone.betterteam.com.