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Bala Institute of Oral Surgery is looking for a few more team members:

DENTAL ASSISTANT – Bala Institute of Oral Surgery is a busy and well established, fast-paced oral surgery practice in Bala Cynwyd. We are looking for an energetic, dependable and passionate person to join our team. We are looking for someone with some dental/oral surgery experience to work 3 days a week (for the part time position) or 5 days a week (for the full time position). Pediatric experience a plus as full time positions will work 2 days a week for Bala Kids Dentistry, a pediatric dental practice right next door. The ideal candidate will have great people skills as well as hands-on skills. Must be comfortable with technology and have efficient computer skills.

Responsibilities and Duties

• Assisting the surgeon with sedation and surgical procedures
• Taking x-rays
• Providing patient education and post-operative care
• Input all records into electronic medical records
• Answering post op questions and calls
• Follow up/post op appointments
• Maintaining sterilization
• Demonstrate knowledge of dental instruments and proper tray setups

Qualifications and Skills

• x-ray certified
• CPR certified
• oral surgery or dental assistant experience: 1-2 years
• Great people skills & hands-on skills
• Must be comfortable with technology and have efficient computer skills
• Strong attention to detail
• Knowledge and understanding of dental terminology


For Full Time Position:

• Vacation/personal/holiday pay
• Competitive compensation
• 401 K
• Health insurance


Qualified candidates should apply online.