Dental Nurse Responsibilities : Supports dental care delivery by preparing treatment room patient, instruments, and materials Passing instruments and materials Performing procedures in compliance with the dental practice act.
Adhere to health and safety protocols as well as cross-infection to the highest standard Ensure all dental instruments are correctly decontaminated Set up for every patient Provide the Dentist with the correct instruments and equipment Serve as an assistant to the Dentist during treatment by passing relevant equipment and instruments to him, in the same vein retracting and aspirating if necessary Mix and prepare materials Write patient notes efficiently and correctly as dictated by the Dentist Monitor patients from the entering the room, during treatment and after the surgery Offer reassurance and support to patients Carry out stock control Greet patients and check them in Answer the phone and deal with patient enquiries Book appointments Take payment Liaise with laboratories and referral hospitals / practices.
Dental Technician Responsibilities : Fill orders for dental prosthetics, including dentures, bridges, crowns, veneers and inlays.
mouth guards) Build up wax replicas of part or all of the mouth and / or teeth using the model, encase the wax in a mold material and melt away the wax Replace the wax with plastic, metal or ceramic materials to make the replacement appliance, polish and finish the appliance prior to being placed in the patient's mouth Make appliances for patients with cleft palates, braces and plates for correcting irregular teeth and mouth guards.
Trim and pour denture models. Fabricate porcelain veneers for crowns, fixed dental prostheses, implant restorations, and all-ceramic crowns using ceramo-metal techniques Build and finish porcelain fused to metal restorations Finish full and partial dentures with and without implants Fabricate accurate models from doctor's impressions Maintain dental laboratory records and prepare reports on laboratory activities Performed opaque procedure on crowns Built porcelain crown units Waxed single unit porcelain-fused to metal (PFM), full metal crowns, and all bridgework designs Determined the design of dental products to be constructed, fabricated, altered and repaired dental devices such as dentures, crowns and bridges Dentist Responsibilities : Analyze and evaluate dental needs to determine treatment and changes / trends in patterns of dental diseases.
Provide dental care services, i.e. routine dental surgery (removal of teeth, roots, cysts, etc.), endodontics (root canal), crown and bridge work, orthodontics (correction of irregularities in natural teeth) and paedodontics (treatment of deciduous dentition).
Diagnose and treat diseases, injuries and malformations of teeth, gums and related oral structures, and provide preventative and corrective services.
Design and fit prosthodontic appliances, such as space maintainers, bridges, and dentures or write specifications or prescriptions for Dental Technician.
Advise and instruct patients regarding preventative dental care, the causes and treatment of dental problems and oral health services.
Promote and assist in implementation of dental health programmers and dental health campaigns. This includes presentation to Community, Schools, presentations to Corporate Training trainees and organized events.
Report on risk, patterns of disease and effectiveness of prevention and intervention regarding dental care and update and maintain patient records.
Implementation of dental prescribing and Patient Group Directions (PGD). Prescribing medicine. Submit a monthly / weekly Dental Care Report to Senior Dentist.
Includes Dental statistics on patients attended, cancellations, services delivered, etc. Job Details Posted Date : 2020-02-24Job Location : Al Kuwait, KuwaitJob Role : Medical, Healthcare, and NursingCompany Industry : Other Business Support Services Preferred Candidate Career Level : Mid Career