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Dental Administrative Assistant

Dental Administrative Assistant

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Career Choices for a Dental Administrative Assistant

Being a part of Dental administration you get the opportunity to serve patients and doctors, and maintain the decorum in dental specialist centres. It is more of a relationship-oriented job. This job is comprised of a lot of sections which invites many aspirants every year for a full fledged job.


There are specified courses which offer lessons about the requisite skills. Communication skills, management skills, learning how to maintain patient records, acclimatization with computers and basic knowledge about dental procedures are some of the basic terms that are taught. Universities offer an associate degree in dental administration.


A dental administrative assistant's job encompasses around a few sections which are detailed below:

  • Reception Management
    • Supervise day-to-day activities
    • Receive phone calls
    • Maintain hygiene, coordinate with the staffs
  • Patient management
    • Negotiate with the patients and educate them about the care you wish to deliver
    • Greet them gleefully
    • Update patient information and remind them of the next appointment if they miss by mistake
    • Inform them about the office policies and protocols
    • Assist doctors who are treating
    • Help patients arrange for documents and policy papers
  • Record management
    • Manage and tally patient's record
    • Dispatch insurance claims with proper name
    • Prepare a list of the patients every day
    • Update the list of doctors
    • Maintain the funds collected
  • Insurance management
    • Prepare a list of patients for insurance claims
    • Inform and educate people about the terms and policies of the insurance for the pre-determination of treatment
    • Send email to the concerned family to remind them of submitting claims
  • Inventory management
    • To check the availability and condition of all dental instruments
    • To replace and negotiate with the companies if any defect is noticed

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