Clinical Affairs supports clinical and educational efforts within the Dental School. Clinical Affairs staff provides courteous, professional, and effective support services and we are committed to providing patients, students, and faculty with information, guidance, and quality service to contribute to a successful dental clinic experience.
The dental assistant will assist general dentists and specialty dentist’s chair side. The individual will greet and escort patients. Individual will take radiographs as instructed by the provider. The individual will set up and break down operatories and clean operatory areas after each patient. In addition, the individual will be responsible for sterilization and maintaining equipment and materials in accordance with OSHA, federal and state guidelines. The individual will also be responsible for stocking all materials needed in the clinic on a daily basis.
In addition, the dental assistant will support the front desk operations. The individual will be able to schedule appointments, check in patients, collect and verify patient demographics, retrieve charts, document treatments plans and other tasks in support of office administration.