JOB SUMMARY: To serve as a member of the Dental team and to assist the dentist and the dental hygienist in the direct provision of primary care dental services to dental patients. The dental assistant is also responsible for sterilization, preparation and inventory control of dental instruments and supplies.
- Education: Certification of Texas State Dental Assistant Exam in radiology, infection control, jurisprudence, and nitrous oxide.
- Experience: Minimum of one year's clinical experience or commensurate experience within a dental environment.
- Other: Must be eligible for liability coverage under the Federal Torts Claims Act.