Orthodontist Assistant Training

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Want a career where you can help make people smile? No, you don’t have to be an actor or an athlete. You can help create great smiles in a career as an Orthodontic Assistant.

As an Orthodontic Assistant, you can help orthodontists create winning smiles while correcting patients’ dental displacements and overbites. Your day-to-day duties will include things like welcoming patients to the office, taking patient histories, and preparing exam rooms. You’ll also help with a variety of clinical and administrative tasks, to help keep the office running efficiently, giving patients the best possible experience at the orthodontist (and maybe making them smile along the way!)

One thing to make you smile? According to Payscale.com, Orthodontic Assistant salaries can range up to $46,000 a year. If you’re interested in becoming an Orthodontic dental assistant in Kentucky, consider MedQuest College. After graduating from the Academy of Dental Assisting at MedQuest College, you’ll have the training you need to get hired in an orthodontist’s office right away.

Interested in getting started? MedQuest College is starting orthodontic and other specialty dental assisting classes soon at our Frankfort and Louisville, KY campuses. Contact us to learn more about how you can begin the path to becoming an Orthdontic Assistant!