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Dental Assistant Interview Questions

"Dental assistants provide support to dentists by executing administrative duties, handling patients before procedures, and serving as an extra set of hands during procedures. Dentists and dental assistants work very closely with one another, so employers are looking for candidates with strong communication and teamwork skills. You can expect to answer several behavioral questions that will assess your ability to excel on a small team and calm nervous patients."

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What do you enjoy the most about being a Dental Assistant?

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I enjoy being able to educate others about how to be able to maintain a healthy mouth.

I enjoy the feeling of completing procedures on every patients mouth. Knowing that I'm improving their dental health. Educating my patients on explaining different methods on how to keep your teeth healthy.

A question they asked me during the interview was if I was wanting to stay as a dental assistant or move up to and RDA.

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What are your strengths?

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Are you able to travel?

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What do you see yourself doing in five years.

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When you made a mistake on your job, what did do?

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How do you feel about working into the evening some days?

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What my salary expectation is.

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How do you feel about working with female employees all at your same age.

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It was mostly "Behavioral Questions"

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