Office Staff

Lead Dental Assistant

Full Time

The primary role of the Lead Assistant (LA) is to assist the dentist as necessary to gain the patient’s commitment for the best possible treatment with urgency.   Responsibilities: Prep patients for oral exams; and assist Dentists throughout procedure.Complete radiographic images and intraoral photos when appropriate.Educate patients in oral care; and ensure the sterility of instruments and operatory before subsequent patients arrive. Actively deliver the Perfect Patient Experience® by striving to keep your patients focused on the best possible treatment.Lead assistants must lead by example and supervise, train, and direct all other dental assistants to ensure they can perform to the best of their abilities.For ideal patient flow, manage employee breaks and lunches to ensure adequate coverage.Be responsible for maintaining an appropriate and adequate clinical supply in the dental practice, while simultaneously remaining fiscally responsible by adhering to the established budget.