EFDA (Expanded Function Dental Assistant) – Cleveland Dental Institute at Cleveland Dental Institute in Ashtabula, OH

Full Time
Experience: 1 year
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Job Description

The EFDA plays a vital role within the Cleveland Dental Institute team.  The EFDA works chair-side with the practitioners to ensure a positive experience for the patient while delivering on Cleveland Dental Institute’s commitment to exceptional customer service.  The EFDA supports the clinical treatment care of patients.  Applicants should possess a friendly, outgoing demeanor and excellent organizational skills.

Duties and Responsibilities:  Provide chair-side assistance for provider during dental procedures; Chart and take-x-rays; Review dental records with patients, providing instruction on postoperative procedures; Support Practice Manager and clinical team with assigned tasks; Friendly positive demeanor at all times; Organize and maintain lab cases; Perform various office tasks as necessary; Prepare and break down operatory and equipment prior to and between each patient visit; Ensure all OSHA and Dental Board policies and procedures are properly followed; Ability to work in fast pace environment while maintaining a positive attitude; Ability to make temporary crown/bridges; Be willing to work flexible shifts; Current Dental Assistant Certification; Current Radiology Certification; Maintain annual OHSA, HIPPA and infection control training as required by law.

Skills and Abilities:  Outstanding positive attitude and demeanor; Excellent customer service skills; Strong Initiative; Strong organizational and anticipation skills; Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment.

The above statements are describing the intended work for the EFDA position.  This is not an exhaustive list of all job duties and responsibilities.

Job Requirements

Hep B and TB records required


Background check

Required license or certification


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