What checks should a dental assistant perform before an earlier/regular patient arrives?1 792
What initial procedures should a dental assistant need to undertake when a patient is seated in front of the doctor?1 777
What were the typical tasks that you performed in the role of a dental assistant?1 791
What do you feel is the most important job of a dental assistant at a dental facility? Why?1 1057
Do you have any dental laboratory experience?1 820
How much chair-side experience do you have with children? How did you handle them?1 932
Do you hold an active WA dental assistant registration?1 827
Are you familiar with the machines used for equipment sterilization and the process?1 967
How would you manage clinical cleanliness and infection control?1 1155
Are you familiar with x-ray machines’ functioning?1 858
Can you work patiently under stressful situations and in emergencies? How would you manage emergencies?1 984
Can you work on extended shifts in the absence of other dental assistants?1 805
Have you carried out any phlebotomy activities during your previous job?1 888
How much chairside experience do you have? Are you more comfortable working with children or adults?
Where do you see your career in five years?
What is your favorite type of patient?
Are you an outgoing individual?
What procedure do you use to sterilize dental equipment?
What was your best experience thus far as a dental assistant?
How would you rate your professional skills?
Do you have any laboratory experience (making casts of teeth, temporary crowns, etc.)?
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?
Why do you want to work for our practice in particular?
Give me an example of a tough patient you had to deal with?
Are you CPR certified?
What roles of leadership have you performed in your career so far?
Tell me some techniques you employ to keep an office organized?