Dental Assistant - Oral/Maxillofacial Surgery (9766)
Location: West Point
Posted on: May 15, 2022
InGenesis is currently seeking a qualified Oral and
Maxillofacial Surgery Dental Assistant to work with our client
located in West Point, NY. In this role, you will serve as the sole
assistant to an oral surgeon in a variety of complex oral
maxillofacial procedures performed in the hospital operating room
and dental clinic.
Apply today and we'll reach out to answer any questions you may
--- Receive and schedule patients for treatment.
--- Obtain and record medical history of patient.
--- Take dental impressions and pours study models.
--- Operate dental X-ray equipment for radiographs.
--- Process laboratory specimen and routes to the pathology
--- Prepare clinic and operating room for surgical procedures.
--- Prepare supplies, equipment, and instruments for surgery.
--- Anticipate oral surgeon's needs.
--- Ensure patient does not aspirate fluids and that injuries to
the lip, tongue, cheeks and skin are prevented.
--- Assist in wiring splints and maintain placement of
--- Prepare and place surgical dressings, removes contaminated
instruments from the operating field.
--- Cut sutures on direction.
--- Monitor patient under general anesthesia or sedation.
--- Apply, change, and remove dressings, sutures, and other
--- Order and store dental supplies.
--- Record treatment and examination information.
--- Perform other duties as assigned.
--- Graduate from a formal dental assistant program with 6+ months
of clinical dental assisting experience;
--- OR 1+ year of clinical dental assisting experience.
--- At least 3 months of experience must be in an office-based
outpatient surgery practice or the operating room.
--- Training or experience must be within past 3 years.
--- Must be able to read, write, and speak English.
--- Computer literacy, required.
--- Current immunizations, required.
InGenesis is dedicated to placing people in positions that preserve
life, improve lives and inspire others. This does not happen
without passionate people, skilled colleagues who are motivated to
create innovative solutions and deliver superior service to our
clients. Founded in 1998, InGenesis manages thousands of employees,
including pioneering healthcare, science, technology and pharma
professionals. The workforce solutions company includes almost half
of the Fortune 500 in its nearly 300 clients. It is recognized as
one of the largest healthcare staffing firms, and InGenesis is the
largest minority/women owned healthcare staffing firm in North
InGenesis is proud to be an affirmative action employer and is
committed to providing equal employment opportunity regardless of
race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual
orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender
identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special
need that requires accommodation, please let us know by visiting
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