Dental Office Assistant Careers & Opportunities

Dental office assistant careers are perfect for people who enjoy helping others and desire stable employment in a growing field. Dental practices are busy places, and dentists appreciate assistants who are trained in the essential clerical and administrative tasks to keep the practice running smoothly.

The U.S. Department of Labor estimates a 23% increase in medical assistant jobs by 2024. That's an increase of 138,900 jobs. Patients appreciate those in medical office careers who can keep accurate records, schedule office visits and exams, and guide and comfort them while they receive various treatments and therapy.

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  • The U.S. Department of Labor predicts a 23% growth rate in medical office careers by 2024.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

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SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Medical Assistants (January 13, 2016).