CERTIFIED DENTAL ASSISTANT Jobs in Buffalo, NY | Erie County Medical Center (ECMC)





Erie County Medical Center (ECMC)
Buffalo, NY

Posted Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Job Description:

ECMC is more than just a hospital, we are a community of dedicated staff and caregivers who truly make Our Patients Our passion. Bringing compassionate, empathetic, and the highest quality of care to the eight counties of Western New York, we live up to the reputation of being The Difference Between Healthcare and True Care.

We are currently looking for a Certified Dental Assistant to join our amazing team. In this role, your responsibilities will include the following:

• Assists the dentist during examinations and treatment of patients;
• Seats and prepares patients for examination; takes preliminary medical histories and vital signs for reviewed by the dentist;
• Mixes amalgams, silicates and other restorative materials;
• Places and removes rubber dams, matrix bands and temporary separating devices;
• Selects and pre-fits provisional crowns and orthodontic bands;
• Takes impressions for study casts or diagnostic casts, space maintainers, orthodontic appliances and occlusal guards;
• Removes orthodontic arch wires, periodontal dressings, sutures places by a licensed dentist and temporary cement;
• Applies topical anticariogenic agents and desensitizing agents to the teeth;
• Sterilizes instruments and equipment for use by the dentist or hygienist;
• Makes up dental charts;
• Takes and develops x-rays;
• Provides patient education;
• Answers telephone and schedules dental appointments.

Starting pay $19.37/hour plus the benefits listed below!

Benefits Include:
• Employer contributed Health and Dental Insurance
• Free Parking in our Employee Lots
• Free 24-Hour Fitness Center Membership
• New York State Employees Retirement System

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