Lifestyle

Dental Assistants’ Day Off

Dental assistants juggle a lot in a day! There are patients to assist, rooms to set up, schedules to manage and a long list of other jobs and responsibilities —...
Secret Lives of Dental Assistants

The Secret Lives of Dental Assistants

Dental assistants are responsible for many tasks — but there’s a lot more to being a dental assistant than what we see chairside. We asked dental assistants wha...
Dental Assistant Pet Peeves

Dental Assistant Pet Peeves

When we talk to dental assistants about their careers, we normally hear many positive things. However, no job is perfect, and over the years, we’ve heard a few ...
Dental Assistants Have Seen It All

Dental Assistants Have Seen It All

Dental assistants agree: The job is all about the patients. Dental assistants work closely with patients, often providing emotional support and a calming pre...
Dental Assistants Wear Many Hats

Dental Assistants Wear Many Hats

Dental assistants are rarely limited to just one or two duties around the office. Instead, you wear many different hats throughout the day. We’ve compiled a lis...
Dental Assistants Treat Your Feet

Dental assistants, treat your feet

We all know that it’s great to be active, and dental assistants are always on the go! In fact, we asked dental assistants just how much they walk in a given day...

We Want to Hear from You!

A day in the life of a dental assistant is never boring. Over and over again, we hear dental assistants say things like:   “I laugh and cry with my p...
Dental Assisant Relaxing

Find balance in a busy day

Between last-minute patient appointments, setting up rooms, and keeping everyone calm and happy (including the dentist), dental assistants are definitely ready ...
Dental Assistants walk a lot in a day

Dental Assistants Walk the Walk

Dental offices are fast-paced places and dental assistants are the ones who keep everything running smoothly. But we wanted to know exactly what that all added ...