Communication Skills for Dental Assistant Success

Communication is both art and science. As support specialists, dental assistants communicate daily with clients, coworkers and professionals, so they should be comfortable and competent communicating confidently. But while connecting with others comes naturally for some people, it’s harder for others. The good news for future dental assistants is that the communication skills necessary for[…]
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How Dental Assistants Can Work in Periodontics

Interested in becoming a dental assistant? Have an interest in periodontics? By completing a dental assistant program at your local vocational school, you will be able to start getting experience to become a dental assistant at a periodontist’s office. Learn about what periodontics is, what a periodontist does, and what a periodontal dental assistant does.[…]
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7 Skills of a Successful Dental Assistant

Interested in becoming a dental assistant? What are the 7 skills of a successful dental assistant? The 7 skills include administrative skills, computer skills, being detail-oriented, having dexterity, interpersonal skills, listening skills and organizational skills. All of these skills make a successful dental assistant. Administrative skills – Dental assistants are responsible for a large number[…]
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