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Dental Assistant - Allegheny General Hospital - Pittsburgh

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Pittsburgh, PA - Allegheny General Hospital
  • Patient Support
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 


Assists the dentist with procedures and prepares the patient and operatory for dental treatment.



  • Organizes the operatory, including preparing trays and instruments for dental procedures. (25%)
  • Prepares and explains the dental procedure to the patient. (10%)
  • Assists the dentist chairside with all dental procedures. (50%)
  • Takes and develops intraoral/panorex/cephlometric x-rays, impressions and fabricates custom fluoride/bleaching trays. (15%)
  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.



  • X-ray certified required.



  • Graduate of a certified dental assistant program preferred.
  • 1 year experience in a dental practice/hospital setting preferred.

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