Dental Assistant - Long Beach, CA - Lollipop Dental Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics

Dental Assistant – Long Beach, CA

Join Our Team at Lollipop Pediatric Dentistry!

Are you passionate about providing exceptional dental care to children? Lollipop Pediatric Dentistry, a vibrant and welcoming practice in Long Beach, CA, is looking for an enthusiastic Dental Assistant to join our team. We specialize in pediatric dental care, creating a fun and comfortable environment for children and their families.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist dentists during a variety of treatment procedures.
  • Set up and breakdown operatory post-treatment.
  • Take dental radiographs (x-rays).
  • Manage infection control – prepare and sterilize instruments and equipment.
  • Provide patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling).
  • Teach patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health; (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing, and nutritional counseling).
  • Take impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth).
  • Communicate with patients and suppliers (e.g., scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing, and ordering supplies).


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Completion of an accredited dental assisting program.
  • X-ray certification.
  • Previous experience in a pediatric dental practice preferred.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • A passion for working with children.
  • CPR certification.

We Offer:

  • A friendly and positive work environment.
  • Competitive salary.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Full-time position with benefits.

How to Apply: Please send your resume and a cover letter explaining why you would be a great fit for our team to []. We look forward to hearing from you!

Lollipop Pediatric Dentistry is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Category: Dental Assistant
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Long Beach

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