What checks should a dental assistant perform before an earlier/regular patient arrives?1 745
What initial procedures should a dental assistant need to undertake when a patient is seated in front of the doctor?1 723
What were the typical tasks that you performed in the role of a dental assistant?1 743
What do you feel is the most important job of a dental assistant at a dental facility? Why?1 1001
Do you have any dental laboratory experience?1 765
How much chair-side experience do you have with children? How did you handle them?1 868
Do you hold an active WA dental assistant registration?1 771
Are you familiar with the machines used for equipment sterilization and the process?1 917
How would you manage clinical cleanliness and infection control?1 1094
Are you familiar with x-ray machines’ functioning?1 807
Can you work patiently under stressful situations and in emergencies? How would you manage emergencies?1 924
Can you work on extended shifts in the absence of other dental assistants?1 760
Have you carried out any phlebotomy activities during your previous job?1 838
What dental knowledge do you possess? How did you come about this knowledge?
In the past, how have you calmed down upset patients?
Give me an example of a tough patient you had to deal with?
What experiences do you have in a medical office?
Do you pay attention to detail? Give me an example of a time when you caught yourself nitpicking something?
What was your best experience thus far as a dental assistant?
Are you an outgoing individual?
How would you rate your listening skills?
Have you shadowed a dentist's office before?
How long do you see yourself at this office if hired?
Tell me about your last experience working with a dentist? How did you two get along?
What experience do you have with preparatory dental procedures?
Do you have experience maintaining dental records?
Where do you see your career in five years?
What is your favorite type of patient?