Part Time Orthodontic Assistant

Job Summary:

We are seeking a skilled and motivated Orthodontic Chairside Assistant to join our team part-time. As an Orthodontic Assistant, you will work closely with our orthodontist to provide exceptional care to our patients. Your primary responsibilities will include assisting with patient care, taking X-rays, and maintaining a clean and organized work environment.


  • Assist the orthodontist during patient appointments, including preparing the treatment area, taking impressions, and performing adjustments to braces or other orthodontic appliances.
  • Take dental X-rays as directed by the orthodontist.
  • Educate patients on proper oral hygiene techniques and care for their orthodontic appliances.
  • Maintain accurate patient records and charts.
  • Clean and sterilize dental instruments and equipment.
  • Stock and organize supplies and maintain a clean and organized work environment.
  • Schedule patient appointments and assist with administrative tasks as needed.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Current Certification in Radiology (X-ray certification) preferred.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Detail-oriented with a strong focus on accuracy and patient safety.
  • Ability to maintain patient confidentiality and adhere to HIPAA guidelines.

Previous experience is preferred but not required. However, we are also open to training the right person who is a good fit for the role.

If you are passionate about patient care and want to work in a supportive and collaborative environment, we encourage you to apply in person for this exciting opportunity.