Are you looking for an accredited dental assistant school in New York City? St. Paul's School of Nursing has a New York City dental assisting program that offers dental assistant training that can qualify you for opportunities in today's dental offices and clinics. If you’re located near Long Island or in one of the surrounding boroughs, discover St. Paul's School of Nursing's dental assisting classes in Staten Island.
Duties of a dental assistant are among the most varied in a dental office. Dental assistants perform a variety of patient care, office and laboratory duties. These tasks require both interpersonal and technical skills. At St. Paul's School of Nursing, our Dental Assistant training can provide you with hands-on strategies and techniques to work directly with a dentist in treatment or examination rooms. Students will be shown how to work chairside as dentists examine and treat patients. Dental assistants can work in private and group dental practices, mobile dental units, insurance companies, hospitals, nursing homes, dental school clinics, dental specialty practices, and public and private health facilities.
St. Paul's dental assisting training in Staten Island is focused on developing you into a knowledgeable and compassionate healthcare professional as well as training you for potential dental assistant jobs. Much of our curriculum is guided by the changing healthcare needs of our society to ensure you can maintain a broad perspective of healthcare practices and needs.