The Surgical Dental Assistant will assist faculty and residents of the Pediatric and Adult (GPR) Dentistry programs with daily patient schedules by using four-handed/chair side and expanded-duty dental assisting skills. This position will also assist with oral and I.V. sedations. 
The position will be trained to work in the Center for Advanced Surgery center, assisting with dental procedures performed under general anesthesia. The Surgical Dental Assistant also assists with patients who are medically, mentally and physically complex, including the use of restraints and special devices and patient management techniques.