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Dental Jobs

Maxim Staffing Solutions is dedicated to providing a level of service to our clients that has paved the way to rewarding Dentist, Dental Assistant, and Dental Hygienist job opportunities. We offer contract, temp-to-perm, per diem, and direct hire dental jobs. As a Maxim employee you can enjoy working with a variety of patients in some of the most prestigious medical facilities nationwide.

Apply for one of the dental jobs today.

Dentist Jobs

A Dentist examines and treats patients’ teeth and gums. Dentists are either a doctor of dental surgery (DDS) or a doctor of dental medicine (DMD). Job duties of a Dentist may include:

  • Examining and treating patients with a malformation or disease of the gums or teeth
  • Examining patients’ mouths for cavities or signs of disease
  • Filling cavities, extracting teeth, cleaning teeth, and replacing teeth
  • Performing preventative maintenance on the teeth and gums
  • Recommending surgery or other procedures, as needed
  • Guiding dental assistant through job duties, including x-rays and treatment
  • Providing postoperative instructions to patients
  • Managing dental emergencies

Dental Assistant Jobs

A Dental Assistant assists the dentist during the examination and treatment of patients. Job duties of a Dental Assistant may include:

  • Preparing patient, sterilizing and disinfecting instruments, setting up instrument trays, preparing materials, and assisting dentist during dental procedures
  • Taking and recording medical and dental histories
  • Exposing dental diagnostic x-rays
  • Making preliminary impressions for study casts and occlusal registrations for mounting study casts
  • Assisting dentist in management of medical and dental emergencies
  • Instructing patients in oral hygiene and plaque control programs
  • Providing postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist
  • Recording treatment information in patient records
  • Scheduling appointments, preparing bills and receiving payment for dental services, completing insurance forms, and maintaining clerical records, manually or using the computer
  • Other duties as assigned

Dental Hygienist Hygiene Jobs

The Dental Hygienist performs as part of a dental health team under the supervision of a dentist. Involvement includes clinical dental work and education with specific responsibilities governed by the state in which the hygienist is employed. Job duties of a Dental Hygienist may include:

  • Cleaning and polishing a patient’s teeth, removing plaque deposits and stains
  • Applying medication for the prevention of tooth decay
  • Taking and developing x-rays
  • Making model impressions of teeth for study
  • Obtaining medical and dental histories and recording information in the dental record
  • Providing instruction for patient self-care, diet, and nutrition
  • Placement of sealant or cavity preventative agents such as fluorides
  • Placement of temporary fillings and periodontal dressings
  • Smoothing and polishing silver amalgam restorations
  • Other duties as assigned

We invite you to discover what makes Maxim one of the leading dental staffing agencies in the nation. Search our dental jobs for available contract, temp-to-perm, per diem, or direct hire dentist jobs, dental assistant jobs, and dental hygiene jobs.