Lead Dental Assistant

Ideal Dental and Orthodontics - Dallas, TX

Full-time
Lead DA Job Description

Who are we?
In a world where technology and instant gratification continue to increase, Ideal Dental is ahead of the curve by providing our patients/guests with convenient hours in modern top-of-the-line offices. General dentistry and various specialties merge under one roof to provide the ultimate guest experience.

DECA /Ideal is known for:
Providing extraordinary guest experience by going above and beyond for guests
Positively impacting peoples’ smile and inspiring others to do the same
Upholding standards where people, quality, and value mean everything
Personal and professional growth in a family-oriented environment

Who are we looking for?
Our Lead Dental Assistants are a critical part of our mission, they not only provide our Dentists with valuable assistance ensuring quality and timely care, but they also support our guests making their visit comfortable and care-free.

We are looking for Lead Dental Assistants who are ready for the challenge of growing and developing their career alongside the modern healthcare evolution while mentoring and training other Dental Assistants.

What does a typical day include?
Leading, supervising, and training other Dental Assistants
Maintaining clinical supplies and inventory
Performing maintenance on dental equipment
Educating team members
Greeting guests with a smile
Assisting Dentists with all procedures
Sterilizing instruments
Preparing treatment rooms
Recording medical history for each guest
Performing X-rays
Charting existing and recommended treatments
Performing other duties as required to support the office

What must you have to be a part of our team?
A welcoming smile and positive attitude
Strong communication and customer service skills
The desire and ability to connect with and serve guests
High school diploma or equivalent
Texas Registered Dental Assistant certificate
Current CPR certification
Minimum of 2 years of experience as an RDA in a dental practice

What do we offer?
Two medical plans to choose from
Discounted dental benefits for the employee, their spouse, and dependent children
Vision
Long-term disability
Short-term disability
Life insurance
Accident coverage
Paid holidays
Paid Time Off (PTO)
401K

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