We are looking for a self-starter with a high passion for patient care and communication. We are able to train all aspects of surgical assisting for any excellent candidate.
Excellent candidates for this role include, but not limited to, dental assistants, medical assistants, surgical assistants, and anyone with a passion for patient care.

Role and Responsibilities

The Oral Surgical Assistant will help surgeons during surgery by performing duties such as tissue retraction, intravenous lines and completing documentation.

  • Performs preoperative and postoperative duties to facilitate patient care
  • Verifies the identity of patients and operative sites
  • Discusses with surgeon the nature of the surgical procedure including operative consent and methods of operative exposure
  • Diagnostic and laboratory data, patient-advanced directions and other needs
  • Monitors and maintains aseptic technique throughout procedures
  • Maintains an unobstructed operative field using surgical retractors, sponges and suctioning and irrigating equipment
  • Determines availability of necessary equipment and supplies for operative procedures
  • Obtains and inspects sterile and non-sterile surgical equipment, supplies and instruments
  • Operates sterilization devices
  • Monitors patient intraoperative status
  • Obtaining dental radiographs and dental imagine
  • Complete patient clinical narratives

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • At Least one year of related experience preferred
  • DAANCE certification preferred
  • Licensed dental assistant preferred
  • BLS certification required or the ability to complete within 1 month of hire
  • Radiology certification preferred

Preferred Skills

  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Ability to work well in a team or individually
  • Good Judgment and critical thinking skills
  • Passion for keeping people safe
  • Strong attention to detail, vigilance, and meticulous care on the job
  • Excellent manual dexterity¬†Superior listening skills with the ability to quickly comprehend instructions in emergency situations.

We also offer a comprehensive benefits package including:

Core Benefits & Wellness

  • Medical (including Virtual Care), Dental, and Vision Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Financial Well-being

  • 401(k) Plan w/Company Match
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) with HDHP health plans

Life Insurance

  • Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance
  • Spouse and Child Life Insurance

Time Off, Disability and Leave of Absence

  • Paid Vacation (starting at 10 days per year) and 6 Annual Paid Holidays
  • Employer Sponsored Short Term Disability (Maternity Leave, Medical Leave, Bereavement Time)
  • Long Term Disability Plan