This position serves as a Dental Assistant located in the Dental Department at the Wilmington VA Medical Center and reports to the Chief of Dental. The Dental Assistant provides the Dentist with assistance with dental procedures and interventions to provide direct patient care within the scope of practice. Examples of procedures may be diagnostic, restorative and /or surgical in nature. The dental assistant will take direction and instruction from the Dentist and/or Supervisory Dental Assistant. Duties include but are not limited to the following: Shows courtesy, respect, and a positive attitude for patients, co-workers and the public. Assists patients with questions and concerns. Sets up operatory for planned dental procedure and cleans dental unit for timely turnover. Passes instruments
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