What checks should a dental assistant perform before an earlier/regular patient arrives?1 774
What initial procedures should a dental assistant need to undertake when a patient is seated in front of the doctor?1 755
What were the typical tasks that you performed in the role of a dental assistant?1 777
What do you feel is the most important job of a dental assistant at a dental facility? Why?1 1044
Do you have any dental laboratory experience?1 801
How much chair-side experience do you have with children? How did you handle them?1 912
Do you hold an active WA dental assistant registration?1 806
Are you familiar with the machines used for equipment sterilization and the process?1 949
How would you manage clinical cleanliness and infection control?1 1130
Are you familiar with x-ray machines’ functioning?1 834
Can you work patiently under stressful situations and in emergencies? How would you manage emergencies?1 964
Can you work on extended shifts in the absence of other dental assistants?1 790
Have you carried out any phlebotomy activities during your previous job?1 870
What experience do you have with preparatory dental procedures?
What is your favorite type of patient?
Have you shadowed a dentist's office before?
How do you work under continuous direct supervision? How do you handle criticism?
Why do you want to work for our practice in particular?
What do you think you will dislike most about being a dental assistant?
In the past, how have you calmed down upset patients?
Do you have experience maintaining dental records?
What will you contribute to this office?
What roles of leadership have you performed in your career so far?
What experiences do you have in a medical office?
Where do you see your career in five years?
How much chairside experience do you have? Are you more comfortable working with children or adults?
If a patient complains I didn't properly care for them during the last appointment, how will you react?
Do you have any office/administrative experience?