What is a dental receptionist?

Answer A dental receptionist works in a dentist's office, and is responsible for several duties: greeting customers, answering phones and scheduling patients for dental exams. Dental receptionists may als... Read More »

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Do all dental assistants also work as a receptionist at the dental office?

I went to school for dental assisting, also. In my class, the teacher touched on a bit of everything from front desk and insurance to impressions and sterilization. Some offices have assistants who... Read More »

What is the average salary of a dental receptionist?

Dental receptionists earn $12.07 to $17.31 an hour and $16.32 to $25.73 for overtime, according to, as of May 2010. With yearly bonuses of $208.20 to $797, and profit sharing of $802 t... Read More »

Dental Receptionist Description?

A dental office specializes in the care of teeth, gums and mouths. A dentist cares for the patients and provides needed care. A dental receptionist works within the dental office, primarily assisti... Read More »

Dental Receptionist Responsibilities?

For many, a trip to the dentist can be an unpleasant experience. No matter how comfortable, contemporary or pleasant the waiting room, the dread of the pain associated with dental work manages to t... Read More »