What checks should a dental assistant perform before an earlier/regular patient arrives?1 873
What initial procedures should a dental assistant need to undertake when a patient is seated in front of the doctor?1 856
What were the typical tasks that you performed in the role of a dental assistant?1 868
What do you feel is the most important job of a dental assistant at a dental facility? Why?1 1118
Do you have any dental laboratory experience?1 879
How much chair-side experience do you have with children? How did you handle them?1 1015
Do you hold an active WA dental assistant registration?1 914
Are you familiar with the machines used for equipment sterilization and the process?1 1033
How would you manage clinical cleanliness and infection control?1 1250
Are you familiar with x-ray machines’ functioning?1 941
Can you work patiently under stressful situations and in emergencies? How would you manage emergencies?1 1071
Can you work on extended shifts in the absence of other dental assistants?1 872
Have you carried out any phlebotomy activities during your previous job?1 960
What made you decide to be a dental assistant?
What roles of leadership have you performed in your career so far?
In the past, how have you calmed down upset patients?
Do you pay attention to detail? Give me an example of a time when you caught yourself nitpicking something?
Do you have any laboratory experience (making casts of teeth, temporary crowns, etc.)?
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?
How would you rate your listening skills?
Describe a time when you worked on a team and there was a disagreement between two people. How did you handle the situation?
Do you have experience maintaining dental records?
What procedure do you use to sterilize dental equipment?
Give me an example of a tough patient you had to deal with?
What experiences do you have in a medical office?
Why do you want to work for our practice in particular?
What was your best experience thus far as a dental assistant?