نظرة عامة

Duties and Responsibilities

Prepares full range of clinic’s consumables and instruments and maintain stock to the necessary levels.

Responsible for preparation and presentation of instruments for each patient and each clinical procedure.

Provide direct chair side assistance during all clinical procedure in the dental clinic or in the operating theatre for oral surgery if required.

Arrange appointments, prepares note and records treatment carried out by dentist, as well as being responsible for any clinical duties associated with surgery management, including preparation of medical record clinic lists.

To take, develop and file X-rays including orthopantomogram radiographs as directed by the clinician.

Performs other applicable tasks and duties assigned within the realms of his/her knowledge, skills and abilities.

Skills

Awareness of the general principles of oral health.

Well-organized due to multiple responsibilities including patient relations, infection control, radiation safety, technology and other assigned tasks.

Ability to deal calmly, with tact and diplomacy to patient and staff alike.

Ability to stay alert, detail-oriented and able to understand, follow directions from dentist or superior.

Education

Dental Assistant