What checks should a dental assistant perform before an earlier/regular patient arrives?1 840
What initial procedures should a dental assistant need to undertake when a patient is seated in front of the doctor?1 831
What were the typical tasks that you performed in the role of a dental assistant?1 842
What do you feel is the most important job of a dental assistant at a dental facility? Why?1 1096
Do you have any dental laboratory experience?1 852
How much chair-side experience do you have with children? How did you handle them?1 987
Do you hold an active WA dental assistant registration?1 879
Are you familiar with the machines used for equipment sterilization and the process?1 1003
How would you manage clinical cleanliness and infection control?1 1210
Are you familiar with x-ray machines’ functioning?1 917
Can you work patiently under stressful situations and in emergencies? How would you manage emergencies?1 1038
Can you work on extended shifts in the absence of other dental assistants?1 847
Have you carried out any phlebotomy activities during your previous job?1 937
Are you an outgoing individual?
What was your best experience thus far as a dental assistant?
In the past, how have you calmed down upset patients?
How much chairside experience do you have? Are you more comfortable working with children or adults?
Describe a time when you worked on a team and there was a disagreement between two people. How did you handle the situation?
Tell me about your last experience working with a dentist? How did you two get along?
What experiences do you have in a medical office?
What experience do you have with preparatory dental procedures?
How would you rate your listening skills?
How would you rate your professional skills?
How long do you see yourself at this office if hired?
What dental knowledge do you possess? How did you come about this knowledge?
If a patient complains I didn't properly care for them during the last appointment, how will you react?
How do you work under continuous direct supervision? How do you handle criticism?
What made you decide to be a dental assistant?