Orthodontic Dental Assistant
The Modern Orthodontist
Vancouver, WA, USA
Job Posted:
30+ days ago

Orthodontic Dental Assistant



Are you an amazing dental or orthodontic assistant seeking to be part of a great team and practice? Do you want to have a role in building a best in class team and a high quality patient experience? We’ve been waiting for you! Our state of the art, growing orthodontic practice is seeking just the right person to round out our fantastic clinical team and help us reach the next level in our pursuit of excellence.

The ideal candidate will have:

An outstanding attitude that exudes energy, fun and is team focused
The ability to work in a fast paced environment while maintaining a calm and efficient work flow
A desire to make our patients happy and satisfied
Excellent skills with hands/manual dexterity
Strong communication skills (verbal and written)
Customer service experience
A desire to develop personally and professionally to reach your full potential
Bi-lingual Spanish speaker is a plus!
What your day will look like:

Greet and assist our patients efficiently with care, concern, and enthusiasm
Build an exceptional rapport with patients, parents, and staff – create excitement about being in our office!
Assist the orthodontist at the chair for doctor-time procedures
Work independently for non-doctor-time procedures
Anticipate orthodontist’s needs and be prepared for next steps
Enter concise and accurate notes in electronic patient treatment records
Provide oral hygiene and home care instructions to patients
Perform sterilization procedures
Take patient records (digital photos and X-rays)
Basic lab fabrication (Essix retainers)

What we offer:

Competitive starting salary, with incredible growth potential as you meet skill and role requirements. Paid vacation and 401k. Medical Insurance is available to full time employees.

An amazing team and orthodontist with a clear vision. We believe anything is possible if we work together!

Ongoing training, team building and communication to provide you with the tools you need to succeed!

Experience is preferred but we are willing to train the right person who possesses the qualities listed above. If you are seeking an opportunity to grow and fulfill your potential, please send us your resume with a cover letter telling us why you think you would be the perfect person for our team!

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