MB2Dental Solution

Orthodontic Dental Assistant (Suter Ortho)

Colorado Springs, ColoradoFull-time
About the Job
 Suter Orthodontics has an opening for an Orthodontic Assistant here in Colorado Springs,CO.
We have a wonderful staff whose priority is our patients. We are a drama free office whose staff works well together.
Join our team today!

Responsibilities:
  • Communicates with the patients, orthodontist, and other team members effectively.
  • Prepares all orthodontic treatment rooms in advance of orthodontic patient.
  • Handles hazardous chemicals in a safe manner.
  • Restocks all orthodontic treatment rooms and other clinical support areas.
  • Welcomes patients to treatment rooms in a timely fashion.
  • Keeps the patient schedule on time by being aware of the daily schedule, working efficiently and as a member of a cohesive team.
  • Takes x-rays as prescribed.
  • Assists the orthodontist with all registered dental assisting duties, including orthodontic procedures.
  • Records treatment rendered.
  • Instructs patients in oral hygiene.
  • Escorts patient to the business area for follow-up and scheduling.
  • Sterilizes instruments and equipment after each patient appointment.
  • Maintains cleanliness of treatment rooms and sterilization area.
  • Is proficient in using conflict resolution and problem-solving techniques in managing interpersonal conflict and patient complaints Is organized, motivated, committed and self-directed.
  • OrthoEdge Software.
  • Completes annual education and/or licensing requirements (HIPPA-OSHA).
  • Maintains dependable job attendance.
  • Adheres to all safety and infection control rules.
  • Uses appropriate safety equipment..
  • Complies with HIPAA and maintains confidential information.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
  • In depth knowledge of all orthodontics dental assistant duties.
  • Full time Ortho Assistant (30hrs).
  • If you require more hours, we have opportunities for Dental Assisting as well. Must have 2+ years of experience.
  • 1+ years of previous experience assisting in an orthodontic setting.