What Are My Career Options and Job Description as a Dental Assistant?
Dental assistants greatly increase the efficiency of the dentist in the delivery of quality oral health care and are valuable members of the dental care team. If you enjoy working with your hands as well as your mind and want a career with responsibility, dental assisting is for you.
Being a dental assistant offers many other options aside from working chairside with the dentist. Many financial coordinators, treatment counselors and office managers got their start and have a background as a dental assistant. Insurance companies hire dental assistants as consultants as well as other positions related to claims review and processing. Dental assisting can also open the door to a vast array of job positions in healthcare business, healthcare sales, consulting and management. Some of our graduates have gone on to become Dental Hygienists and even Dentists.
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