2021 All Day Meeting

Friday, January 29th, 2021

Event Registration is OPEN!

Attendee Registration:

Attendees – register online or download registration form

IKDDS Members will have the opportunity to vote at the lunch meeting on the following:
Proposed 2021-2022 IKDDS Budget
Summary of Proposed Bylaws Changes
Proposed Bylaws Changes


Vendor Registration: 

Vendors – register online or download registration form!

Vendor Information Sheet
Hotel Information: A block of rooms for Hilton Fort Wayne at the Grand Wayne Convention Center has been established.
Use this link or Code: IKD when booking to receive the special rate.

2020-2021 IKDDS Member Directory Order Form

Tuesday, September 15th, 2020

The IKDDS Directories are IN!!!

Do you need additional copies of the directory?

You can either download the form and mail with payment or order extra copies online.

 

COVID-19

Monday, March 16th, 2020

Please watch for additional messages from the ADA and IDA, as recommendations you receive today may be revised by tomorrow.

It is also important for you to keep tab on circumstances in your local community. There may be declarations from local entities that are city, town or county specific. We will do our best to keep you apprised of any such notices.

American Dental Association – includes important resources for practice management during crisis and navigating CARES Act.

Indiana Dental Association

Indiana State Department of Health
The Indiana State Department of Health has also established a COVID-19 Hotline number at 877-826-0011.
Healthcare providers should press 2.

Allen County Department of Health


Your Responsibility as a Healthcare Provider

ADA Interim Guidelines for Minimizing Risk of COVID transmission (updated 4/13/2020)

CDC Guidelines for Dental Settings (Updated 8/4/2020)

OSHA Guidance for Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

Maintaining Ethics During a Pandemic

COVID-19 Coding and Billing Guidance

HHS Provider Relief Fund FAQs– Updated 10/6/2020

Paying Staff Who Are on Leave Due to COVID-19 – Updated 9/22/20

Should I be vaccinated for COVID-19 – Updated 8/8/20


Governor Holcomb’s Executive Order

Governor Holcomb announced several executive orders for Hoosiers as we try to stay ahead of the coronavirus outbreak. Click here for the most recent executive order.

 

Job Postings

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

DENTISTS

  • Dentist needed for growing, fast paced, and modern dental office in Fort Wayne, IN.
    We are searching for the right candidate to add to our team of 3 General Dentists in Fort Wayne. The owner of this private practice, Dr. Nicholas Rorick, is from Fort Wayne, has a PhD in Genetics, and is a graduate of IU School of Dentistry as well as a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry and Veteran of the US Navy.
    Sycamore Hills Dentistry is a general dentistry practice that aims to exceed patient expectations with its caring staff as well as modern amenities. Our modern facility with state of the art equipment and is searching for an experienced Dentist who would like to work in a fun and community oriented practice.
    Candidates with prior experience in dentistry are encouraged to apply, as we are a growing practice and in need to dentists who enjoy a wide range of general dentistry that is provided at our practice, including: Endodontics, Oral Surgery, Pediatric and Family Dentistry. 30-40 hours per week
    *Limited Insurance Participation: No HMO or Medicaid
    *Guaranteed immediate patient schedule
    *Salary limited only by your skills and motivation!
    *Team environment with EFDA assistants, as well as full clinical and business staff support
    *Privately owned, NOT corporate
    *Medical and IRA benefits
    *Paid CE, courses selected by you
    *We are adding an additional associate, as our schedule demands another doctor
    Requirements:
    *Quality, patient centered Dentist
    *DDS or DMD with licensure to practice in IN Please submit cover letter with your CV
    For Inquires, please email lizrorick@icloud.com and we would be happy to speak with you and answer any questions.
    www.sycamorehillsdentistry.com
  • Busy Fort Wayne Dental Office in need of associate Dentist to practice 1 to 2 days weekly. Three operatories immediately available starting the 1st of May. Email resumes to the IKDDS resume portal or newyorkdentist37@yahoo.com
  • Associate dentist needed for long-standing family practice within a wonderful lake community in Northeast Indiana.
    We are a great private practice with a successful history of growth, an extensive loyal patient base and an experienced staff. We pride ourselves in providing a true family approuach of dentistry and patient care. We offer all services within our practice including General Practice, Orthodontics (Invisalign), Endodontics, Oral Surgery and Dental Implants. We are a PPO Insurance and Fee for service practice which welcomes everyone to our office.
    Our Ideal Candidate: Providing quality patient care is paramount for us, we are seeking a confident individual who will demonstrate true ownership of their role and strive to help us grow our already successful practice.
    Benefits and Compensation:
    * Excellent patient base with great earning potential
    * Partnership after 2 years
    * No weekends
    *% of collections and Base Salary
    * Immediate PTO
    * Licensure, CE, Malpractice and membership reimbursement
    * Mentorship from Experienced Provider
    * Digital x-rays
    * Cone beam CT
    * Modern New Facility projected for 2021-2022
    *Fantastic Team!
    Schedule: Monday – Thursday 8-5,  1st Friday of the Month 8 – 12
    Email resume: Gabetfamilydentistry@gmail.com
  • Scheumann Dental Associates- Auburn
    Growing practice located just north of Fort Wayne in Auburn is seeking full-time dentist to join current owner dentist. Opportunity for partnership in future. Family-oriented dental practice that has been established for over 40 years with strong patient base and
    adding new patients daily. Digital radiography, Carestream scanner, SprintRay 3D printer, Dentrix/Dexis software are some of the modern technologies you will find at our practice. Our loyal and devoted staff is committed to prioritizing our focus on the patient’s dental and overall health and our support to the local community. We are looking for a dentist who will share the same passion and goals with our patients and within the local community. Please check out our facebook page and YouTube channel to learn more about our office, values, and atmosphere (Search for Scheumann Dental Associates). If interested please send resumes to: pickardDDS@scheumanndental.com or call the office at: (260) 925-2812
  • Best Dental Team Around! At the offices of Dr. David Painter, we strive to provide our patients with the best possible care. Whether it be continuing education or constant investment in the latest equipment, we are always working to continue being the best patient-centric office around. This is why we’re looking for someone like you, an associate doctor looking to provide the top quality care to every patient they see.
    With multiple office locations, we’re sure you’ll find our practice and community have plenty to offer. Our original office is located in Auburn, a quaint small town with plenty of history and culture of its own to offer. Alongside it is our office in Fort Wayne, a city filled with an abundance of opportunities, recreational amenitities, and a passionate, welcoming community. Contact Kasey Cox, Chief Operating Officer for more information: kaseycox@unionchapeldentistry.com
  • Neighborhood HealthFull-time, 40 Hours
    At Neighborhood Health, we’re passionate about our mission to provide a kind and caring premiere workforce. Our team-based approach to comprehensive patient care creates a challenging and rewarding work environment where you have a direct role in helping members of our community receive quality medical services they can afford. And that’s something you can feel good about.
    As a member of our growing team, you will feel at home in a fun and diverse community of healthcare professionals. Our goal is simple: improving access to healthcare in our community and surrounding areas. Neighborhood Health is looking to add a Dentist to our team. Together, we are all committed to building healthier communities by delivering comprehensive, quality health care with compassion and respect.
    As a Dentist, you will:
    ✓ Perform a complete oral examination and assessment of new and existing patients.
    ✓ Diagnose and treat conditions of the mouth and teeth.
    ✓ Provide patient education.
    ✓ Provide monitoring and continuity of care between clinic visits as required.
    ✓ Manage dental emergencies.
    Requirements:
    • Experience in a clinic setting preferred.
    • Indiana State Dental license and DEA license. CPR certified.
    Education Requirements:
    • Dental degree from an accredited Dental School.
    This position is full-time with benefits. We offer competitive pay, health, dental, vision, critical illness & accident insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, PTO, and paid holidays.
    Interested? Send a resume along with cover letter to NHC Human Resources Department at: PO Box 11949, Fort Wayne, IN 46862, or by email to: hrdept@nhci.org. You may also fax your information to 260-969-2911.
    Neighborhood Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Neighborhood Health does not exclude people or treat them differently for any aspect of the organization because of race, color, national origin, age, disability (physical or mental), or sex (including sexual orientation).
    If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting Human Resources at hrdept@nhci.org
  • Union Chapel Dentistry/Auburn Family Dentistry – Fort Wayne/Auburn IN Our practice is growing and we are ready to have an Associate Dentist join our team! We are seeking an Associate Dentist with the opportunity to move into full time. Must be able to function well independently as well as a team member, be detailed oriented and be able to communicate effectively with patients in a friendly and professional manner. We offer competitive salaries, sign on bonus, and have established safety protocols in response to COVID-19. If you are interested we would love for you to send a copy of your resume to pcc@unionchapeldentistry.com or call the office and ask for Kasey at 260-637-5000. You can also drop off your resume at 12714 Coldwater Rd. Fort Wayne, IN 46845. We hope to hear from you soon!
  • Pippen Dental is seeking a PRN/Part Time/Full Dentist for Pippin Dental. Sign on Bonus! Offices: Elkhart, IN, Evansville, IN, Terre Haute, IN Contact: Markus Jamison, 260-443-3397

ORTHODONTIC LABORATORY TECH

  • Full Time Orthodontic Lab Position for someone who is up to the challenge of learning new skills. Must be willing to travel between our Fort Wayne and Huntington offices. A positive personality, passion for orthodontics ,Optimistic/ Can do attitude, Self Motivated, Reliable, Organzied and Very Detail oriented is a must. Full Time position- 4 days a week and half day Fridays as needed
    Please email resumes to: megan@angelabecker.comBenefits:
    Competitive Pay based on experience
    401K plan
    Flexible Savings Account
    Paid Time offQualifications:
    High School Diploma
    Graduate from Dental Labratory Technology Preferred
    2 years experience preferred


DENTAL STERILIZATION TECH

  • Toothacres Dentistry is growing! We are in search of Sterile tech/hygiene assistant.
    We are a fast paced office that is in need of highly organized, experienced, reliable and dedicated to the highest quality of patient care team members.
    We offer competitive wages with benefits for full time team members. We also have a flexible schedule to fit your needs as well.
    If interested please call our office at 260-486-3100 or send resume to toothacres@outlook.com


HYGIENISTS

  • We are looking for an experienced part-time Registered Dental Hygienist to join our established privately owned family practice in Fort Wayne. At Tom Dentistry, you are part of a family that operates with integrity and has worked together to establish an excellent reputation among our patients and peers.
    Our long-standing team members are a testament to our investment in your continuing education and personal growth. And, because we like to have fun while working hard in a respectful environment.
    We continue to follow COVID CDC guidelines and ADA recommendations. We make every effort to create and maintain a safe environment for our staff and patients.
    The qualified RDH will require:
    • Valid Indiana License, CPR Certification, Minimum of an Associates degree in Dental Hygiene, Bachelor’s degree a plus.
    • A positive attitude (even during a pandemic), and strong communication skills to work through challenges and issues.
    • Is passionate about helping the business grow.
    • Practices high standards of care, including a working knowledge of overall dentistry, dental hygiene procedures, and dental patient screening.The position begins June 1, 2021 with training the week of May 17 -20, 2021. If you are interested in long- term part time employment and working within a family team environment, please send a resume with references to e_tom@comcast.net. Competitive pay based upon experience. Equal opportunity employer.
  • Neighborhood Health – Dental Hygienist
    Full-time, 30 Hours
    At Neighborhood Health, we’re passionate about our mission to provide a kind and caring premiere workforce. Our team-based approach to comprehensive patient care creates a challenging and rewarding work environment where you have a direct role in helping members of our community receive quality medical services they can afford. And that’s something you can feel good about.
    As a member of our growing team, you will feel at home in a fun and diverse community of healthcare professionals. Our goal is simple: improving access to healthcare in our community and surrounding areas. Neighborhood Health is looking to add a Dental Hygienist to our team. Together, we are all committed to building healthier communities by delivering comprehensive, quality health care with compassion and respect.
    As a Dental Hygienist, you will:
    ✓ Screen and assess patients, evaluate the medical/dental history.
    ✓ Maintain and review patient’s records, charts, and other pertinent information.
    ✓ Provide preventative oral health services as directed by dentist on staff.
    ✓ Provide patient education, teaches patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health and prevent tooth decay and gum disease.
    ✓ Counsel patients about good nutrition and its impact on oral health.
    ✓ Recommend community resources to meet patient and family needs.
    ✓ Provide monitoring and continuity of care between clinic visits as required.
    ✓ Assists in the sterilization and sharpening of instruments as assigned following infection control guidelines.
    Requirements:
    – Experience in a clinic setting is preferred.
    – Indiana Dental Hygienist license.
    Education Requirements:
    – Degree from an accredited dental hygiene program.
    The schedule will be Monday 8:00am – 7:00pm, Tuesday 1:00pm – 5:00pm, Wednesday off, Thursday 8:00am – 5:00pm, Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm
    This position is full-time with benefits. We offer competitive pay, health, dental, vision, critical illness & accident insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, PTO, and paid holidays.
    Interested? Send a resume along with cover letter to NHC Human Resources Department at: PO Box 11949, Fort Wayne, IN 46862, or by email to: hrdept@nhci.org. You may also fax your information to 260-969-2911.
    Neighborhood Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Neighborhood Health does not exclude people or treat them differently for any aspect of the organization because of race, color, national origin, age, disability (physical or mental), or sex (including sexual orientation).
    If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to access job openings or apply for a job on this site as a result of your disability. You can request reasonable accommodations by contacting Human Resources at hrdept@nhci.org
  • Dr. Tamara Watkins – Angola, Indiana
    Is hiring a part-time dental hygienist for Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8-5. Send resume to tooth_fairy1965@hotmail.com or call the office at (260) 668-7645.
  • Southwest Dental Center is now hiring Dental Hygienists! We’re in search of exceptional talent to join our southwest team! If you are a dental hygienist who is committed to educating and advocating for your patients while providing the treatment they need and deserve, we’d love to hear from you!
    All inquiries: swpm@visiondentalpartners.com or (260) 444-5728
  • Vision Dental Partners – Hughes Dental Group – Leo, Full-time, paid time off
    $5,000.00 sign on bonus! Top Pay with great incentives!! Our fast-paced dental office is seeking an outstanding dental hygienist to provide extraordinary service for our patients! Apply if you are energetic, motivated to grow professionally and looking for a long lasting career. Send resumes to: leopm@visiondentalpartners.com
    Dental Hygienist Job Responsibilities:
    • Evaluates overall oral health, examining oral cavity for signs of periodontal disease or possible cancers, including sores, recessed & bleeding gums, and oral lesions.
    • Documents dental history or chief complaint; records and reports pertinent observations and patient reactions to dental staff, as appropriate; documents lab procedures and ensures follow up on results.
    • Follows through with oral hygiene procedures in accordance with treatment plans prescribed by the treating Dentist. Procedures include: Prophylaxis, Periodontal Scaling, Root Planing, Debridement, Application of Fluoride Treatments, and Application of Protective Sealants
    • Maintain an aseptic work area.
    • Coordinate patient flow with front and back offices.
    • Answer patient questions and address patient concerns.
    • Other duties as assigned
  • Union Chapel Dentistry/Auburn Family Dentistry – Fort Wayne/Auburn INOur practice is growing and we are ready to have a Hygienist join our team! We are seeking a part time/full time Registered/Licensed Dental Hygienist with the opportunity to move into full time. Must be able to function well independently as well as a team member, be detail oriented and be able to communicate effectively with patients in a friendly and professional manner. We offer competitive salaries and have established safety protocols in response to COVID-19. If you are interested we would love for you to send a copy of your resume to pcc@unionchapeldentistry.com or call the office and ask for Kasey at 260-637-5000. You can also drop off your resume at 12714 Coldwater Rd. Fort Wayne, IN 46845. We hope to hear from you soon!
  • Orchard Park Family Dentistry, located in Kendallville, is looking for a part-time dental hygienist for 1-2 days per week. We are seeking a detail-oriented, team player that is friendly and professional. If interested please email your resume to shaun@shareyoursmile.net and/or call 260-318-3179.
  • Smiles on Main Family Dentistry, Dr. Courtney Bumbaugh – Columbia City, IN
    Our practice is growing and we are looking for a hygienist to join our team! We are seeking a Licensed Registered Dental Hygiene 3-4 days per week. Open to a full time or part time candidate. Currently, we are seeking help Mondays (7:30am – 4:30pm), Tuesdays (10am – 7pm), and Thursdays (7:30am – 4:30pm). Please email resume to dr.courtney@smilesonmaincc.com
  • Neighborhood Health – Dental Hygienist
    Job Type: Full-time, 30 Hours
    Neighborhood Health is seeking a Dental Hygienist to provide professional dental hygiene care for clinic patients following established standards, practices, and protocols. As a member of our growing team, you will feel at home in a fun and diverse community of healthcare professionals. Our goal is simple: improving access to healthcare in our community and surrounding areas.
    What you will do:
    – Screen and assess patients, evaluate the medical/dental history.
    – Maintain and review patient’s records, charts, and other pertinent information.
    – Provide preventative oral health services as directed by dentist on staff.
    – Provide patient education, teaches patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health and prevent tooth decay and gum disease.
    – Counsel patients about good nutrition and its impact on oral health.
    – Recommend community resources to meet patient and family needs.
    – Provide monitoring and continuity of care between clinic visits as required.
    – Assists in the sterilization and sharpening of instruments as assigned following infection control guidelines.
    Requirements:
    – Experience in a clinic setting is preferred.
    – Indiana Dental Hygienist license.
    Education Requirements:
    – Degree from an accredited dental hygiene program.
    This position is full-time with benefits. We offer competitive pay, health and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, PTO, and paid holidays.
    Interested? Send a resume along with cover letter to NHC Human Resources Department at: PO Box 11949, Fort Wayne, IN 46862, or by email to: hrdept@nhci.org. You may also fax your information to 260-969-2911.
  • Thomas Bunner, DDS located in Northeast Fort Wayne is hiring! Our Team is looking to add a Licensed Registered Dental Hygienist to our Family Practice. This would be a full time position with availability to start right away.
    Dr. Bunner has established a strong periodontal program allowing our office hygiene columns to remain full. Taking full precautions during COVID 19 we have remained with a full hygiene schedule and will continue to safely serve our employees and patients during these hard times.
    We are seeking someone upbeat and motivated that will fit in with our team! Our practice offers medical insurance, vacation pay, holiday pay, 401K & profit sharing. *PLUS a sign-on BONUS*.
    Please follow the below contact information to submit your resume & references! Thank you!Phone: 260-486-4800
    Email: trishabunner@icloud.com
    Facebook Listing: https://www.facebook.com/job_opening/961381931013386/?source=share
    (PM’s are welcome)
  • Union Chapel Dentistry/Auburn Family Dentistry – Fort Wayne/Auburn, IN
    Our practice is growing and we are ready to have a Hygienist join our team! We are seeking a Part-time/Full Time Registered/Licensed Dental Hygienist with the opportunity to move into full time. Must be able to function well independently as well as a team member, be detail oriented and be able to communicate effectively with patients in a friendly and professional manner. We offer competitive salaries and have established safety protocols in response to COVID-19. If you are interested we would love for you to send a copy of your resume to pcc@unionchapeldentistry.com or call the office and ask for Kasey at 260-637-5000. You can also drop off your resume at 12714 Coldwater Rd, Fort Wayne, IN 46845. We hope to hear from you soon!
  • Turtle Town Dental – Churubusco, IN
    We have a full time or part time Hygiene position available for an individual who wants to learn the most advanced techniques in patient care. Our office is focused on Whole Body Wellness through Complete Oral Health. Come be part of a close knit team focused on exceptional patient care. Individual compensation packages offered with high wages. Please submit resumes to scheduling@turtletowndental.com.
  • Summit Dental Group has a full and part-time Hygiene position open to join our awesome team. We offer a competitive salary, monthly bonus, health insurance, 401k, uniform allowance and continuing education. We are a fast-paced, team oriented office with state of the art equipment.
    Please email your resume to: southwest@summitdentalgrp.com or call 260-434-0099 or 260-416-6688.

DENTAL ASSISTANTS

  • Legacy Dental is committed to providing long term, caring, compassionate, and state-of-the-art dental services for the entire family. We treat patients with a comprehensive and advanced approach. At Legacy Dental, we are dedicated to your complete oral health and whole-body wellness. We strive to help you and your family live a longer healthier life.
    The Expanded Functions Dental Assistant position will provide patients with optimal dental care through efficient clinical support of the dentists. The individual in this position will also assist the doctors in educating patients regarding treatments needed to obtain optimal dental health while maintaining the highest standard of integrity, compassion, and understanding.
    Job Types: Full-time, Part-time
    JOB DUTIES• Experience placing composite surfaces
    • Making temporary crowns
    • Assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures
    • Taking dental x-rays including bitewings, panoramic, & periapical
    • Asking about the patient’s medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse
    • Helping patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment
    • Providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment Procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling)
    • Teaching patients’ appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health (e.g. tooth brushing, flossing, and nutritional counseling)
    • Taking impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth)
    • Communicate with patient and accurately document/chart all during visit
    • Helping to provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and oral surgerySKILLS & EXPERIENCES• 2+ years of expanded functions dental assisting experience
    • Radiology certification required
    • Ability to communicate both written and verbally
    • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends
    • Possess a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills
    • Embrace a team mentality and company core values
    • Willingness to learn and strong desire for continued education
    • Ability to sit or stand for extended periods of time
    Legacy Dental is an equal opportunity employer. Submit resumes to the IKDDS resume portal or email marketing@legacydentalfw.com.
  • Dr. Tamara Watkins – Angola, Indiana
    Is hiring Full time chairside dental assistant 8-5 Monday through Thursday, 8-12 on Friday. Send resume to tooth_fairy1965@hotmail.com or call the office at (260) 668-7645.
  • Bolinger Dental, LLC – Fort Wayne, IN
    We are looking for the next great dental assistant to replace our retiring dental assistant. Candidates must have a high school diploma and current radiology license. Our next team member must be friendly, dedicated, honest, reliable, and hardworking. Prior experience is preferred, but not necessary. Our low stress office is open M-F starting at 7:00 AM, for 35 hours per week. We offer competitive benefits and wages. If you are our next teammate, email resume to bolingerdental@hotmail.com, or call Chris at 260-456-6073
  • Dunn Family Dental Care in Portland, IN is looking to add to our staff. We are in need of an energetic, patient centered dental assistant 3 or 4 days a week. Expanded functions a plus but not required. Email resume and compensation request to: drdunn@dfdcpc.com. We look forward to hearing from you!
  • Orchard Park Family Dentistry P.C.
    We are looking for a part-time/full time dental assistant who can provide cheerful, superior service to our valued patients. Certification for Fluoride Application and Coronal Polishing is a plus. A radiology license is a must. A high school diploma is required. You must be willing to be a team player. A strong work ethic is necessary. Competitive pay and benefits are available to full time employees. The ideal candidate strives on organization, and understands the value of supporting others. If you are enthusiastic, friendly, and a quick learner, please send your resume to shaun@shareyoursmile.net.
  • EFDA – **$1000 SIGN ON BONUS**
    Come join a busy, fast-paced aesthetic family practice. The ideal candidate will be hardworking and like to have fun. You will bring your EFDA skills to our office and take great care of our patients.  Join a team that shares your passion for dentistry.
    Essential Job Duties:
    • Proficient in placing aesthetic restorations in a timely manner.
    • Fabricate temporary crowns with little or no adjustment.
    • Escort patients to treatment room, seating them only after the proper set up for their procedure is ready.
    • Review health histories & take blood pressure reading
    • Stay with patient, in op, maintaining interaction when doctor is not in operatory (especially after administering anesthetic).
    • Anticipate and assist dentist’s needs.
    • Cheerful demeanor is necessary.
    • Willingness to help other team members.
    • Mix dental materials, take impressions (digital & manual), intra/extra-oral digital pictures, and x-rays.
    • Explain scheduled procedure(s) upon seating patients. Use x-rays, intra-oral pictures, models, and drawings if necessary, making sure they fully understand procedure and post op instructions.
    • Inform and explain procedures to patients, to help them decide on proper treatment.
    • Treatment plan and record clinical notes in patients’ charts.
    • Proficiency with Dentrix software is a plus.
    • Treatment room management, upkeep, and sterilization.
    • Maintain dental units & instruments and keep operatories stocked and clean at all times.
    • Clean/Disinfect treatment rooms. Sterilize and clean all equipment, instruments and hand pieces.
    • Maintain organization of trays, instruments, and treatment room drawers.
    • Monitor all dental laboratory cases, on a daily basis, and send out cases the day of procedure.
    • Discipline & Organization a plus.
    • Participate in preventative maintenance/cleaning schedule for dental equipment.
    • Maintain dental office emergency kits and nitrous and oxygen tanks.
    Minimum of 2 years current experience as an expanded function dental assistant.
    Job Type: Full-time
    Pay: $24.00 – $27.00 per hour
    karleih@warsawsmiles.com
  • Middleton Family Dentistry is delighted to be opening up a full time dental assistant position in our office! Dr.Logan has joined the Middleton Family Dentistry family so we are in need of an assistant’s help 4 days a week.
    MFD offers outstanding benefits: 401K with the option to match, PTO, dental, secondary insurance and paid holidays. Our ideal candidate embodies our 5 core values: positivity, dedication, honesty, teamwork and excellence.
    Thank you for considering us for your future dental home, we look forward to hearing from you! Please email your resume to Alia Springer at: alia.springer.mfd@gmail.com
    Job Type: Full-time  Pay: $14.00 – $19.00 per hour
    Benefits:
    • 401(k)
    • 401(k) matching
    • Dental insurance
    • Employee discount
    • Flexible schedule
    • Health insurance
    • Paid time off
    • Referral program
    COVID-19 considerations:
    Our office has taken very serious COVID precautions. Protecting our patients and staff is our top priority.
    Education:
    • High school or equivalent (Preferred)
    Experience:
    • Dental Assisting: 1 year (Preferred)
    License/Certification:
    • X-Ray Certification (Preferred)
  • Philip McKean DDS Under New Management -6605 East State Blvd Ste 7 -Fort Wayne, IN 46815
    $14-$19 per hour – Full-time position
    Requirements:
    Highschool diploma or equivalent
    1 year dental assisting experience preferred
    X-Ray Certification Required
    Duties:
    • Assisting chair-side
    • Taking records, impressions, or x-rays
    • Charting/ Computer and Paper
    • Assisting with lab tasks as needed
  • SALKELD FAMILY DENTAL– Northwest Fort Wayne, We are looking for a part time/full time 24-32 hours a week Dental Assistant. We have a busy multi doctor practice and are needing an energetic , experienced, reliable and dedicated person to join our awesome team. Our patients are our top priority and we focus on the quality of care they receive. We have a state of the art brand new facility. If interested we would love to hear from you please send resumes to salkeldfamilydental@outlook.com Attn: Deana
  • Fort Wayne Endodontics is growing and we are in need of a new dental assistant that can work 3-4 days a week. We are looking for a candidate with great energy who is a team player and enjoys providing compassionate care to patients in a fast-paced setting. If you are interested in joining our fantastic team providing state of the art endodontic care we would love to hear from you. Please send your resume to office@fw-endo.com or call us at 260-436-5772.
  • ANGELA BECKER ORTHODONTICS – Our team is growing and looking to add a dental assistant to our fast paced team. Expanded functions is not a requirement although we prefer the Candidate to have past dental experience and an active radiology license.  We are searching for a self-motivated, compassionate, hard-working, and reliable Candidate. This is a full time position for M-TR and the Candidate will be required to travel to both our Fort Wayne and Huntington locations.
    Please email resumes to Megan@angelabecker.com
  • Toothacres Dentistry is growing! We are in search of an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant
    We are a fast paced office that is in need of highly organized, experienced, reliable and dedicated to the highest quality of patient care team members.
    We offer competitive wages with benefits for full time team members. We also have a flexible schedule to fit your needs as well.
    If interested please call our office at 260-486-3100 or send resume to toothacres@outlook.com
  • Dr. Samuel L. Corey’s Hi-Tech and Cosmetic practice is looking to add a Dental Assistant to our team. Expanded functions is preferred, but not necessary. Radiology license must be up to date. We are looking for a hardworking, patient focused individual who is a team player. Competitive salary and a generous benefits package. This is a full-time position, Monday-Thursday. Please email your resume to Loiscorey@comcast.net or call Lois at 260-489-0078.

FRONT OFFICE ASSISTANT

  • Legacy Dental is committed to providing long term, caring, compassionate, and state-of-the-art dental services for the entire family. At Legacy Dental, we are dedicated to your complete oral health and whole-body wellness. We strive to help you and your family live a longer healthier life. The Patient Coordinator position will provide patients with optimal care and quality patient centered service while at the front desk. Being the front line of the practice, the individual in this position will bring a positive attitude each day while maintaining the highest standard of integrity, compassion, and understanding.
    JOB DUTIES
    • Greet and welcome all patients upon arrival.
    • Answer all incoming calls including redirecting and taking messages.
    • Communicate with patients, answer questions and address complaints.
    • Ensure patient is top priority at all times
    • Actively request referrals from existing patients
    • Schedule patients for doctor and hygiene appointments
    • Discuss treatment plans, preset financial arrangements, and collect payment at time of service.
    • Record all charges/payments to patient accounts while explaining and/or completing third party financing options for patients.
    • Accurately document, update, and maintain patient records.
    • Work as a team so patients feel comfortable before, during, and after treatment to create an exceptional experience each visit.
    SKILLS & EXPERIENCES
    • High School Diploma required
    • 3+ years of patient coordinating and/or front office experience required
    • Ability to work 30 hours/week
    • Clerical and scheduling experience preferred
    • Proficient computer skills including dental software and Microsoft Office
    • Ability to communicate both written and verbally
    • Good organizational and multi-tasking abilities
    • Possess strong customer-service skills
    • Flexible Schedule
    • Team-Player
    • Adaptable
    • Highly Motivated and Driven
    • Problem-solving skills
    • Patient centered service orientation
    • Ability to work one evening a week and two weekends a month
    • Possess a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills
    • Embrace a team mentality and company core values
    • Willingness to learn and a strong desire for continued education
    Legacy Dental is an equal opportunity employer. Submit resumes to the IKDDS resume portal or email marketing@legacydentalfw.com.
  • Churubusco Family Dentistry – Our busy multi doctor office has an immediate opening for an experienced full-time Front Office Assistant. We are looking for a competent applicant with exceptional organizational skills. The ideal candidate would be a hard-working professional able to undertake a variety of office tasks and work diligently under pressure. This person needs to be comfortable working with a high degree of attention to detail and discretion. We offer competitive wages and benefits, however, we do not offer health insurance. Knowledge of Dentrix software is a plus.
    Please email resumes to jeannette@cfddentist.com
  • Toothacres Dentistry is growing! We are in search of several new team members including a New Patient coordinator and a Front desk receptionist. We are a fast paced office that is in need of highly organized, experienced, reliable and dedicated to the highest quality of patient care team members. We offer competitive wages with benefits for full time team members. We also have a flexible schedule to fit your needs as well.
    If interested please call our office at 260-486-3100 or send resume to toothacres@outlook.com
  • Smiles for Life in Auburn is looking for a dependable and friendly Front Office Coordinator to oversees the administrative duties of the dental office. This person will be responsible for moving the patients through the check in and check out process. Other responsibilities include managing new patients, pulling the correct patient files to charting insurance information, and other office skills. Competitive Salary. Please email resumes to info@smilesforlifedds.com

OTHER POSITIONS

  • EDUCATIONAL RESOURCE MANAGER – McMillen Health is currently seeking an Educational Resource Manager for our Brush Oral Health Program. The successful candidate will be a creative thinker who takes initiative and can build positive customer relationships with the ability to close a deal. This role requires developing long term customer relationships with Head Start; Women, Infant, and Children (WIC), and Medicaid serving organizations nationally. Candidates must have excellent communication (verbal and written), presentation skills, and be proficient using Microsoft Excel, Power Point, and Word. This is a full time 12-month position and reports directly to the Executive Director. Position may require occasional evening and weekend hours and includes overnight travel, at a minimum of 20% of the position. Position requires a valid driver’s license. Click here for more information.

Updated 4/14/2021

Candidates Looking for Opportunities

Tuesday, October 8th, 2019

Please contact Jamee at jlock@ikdds.org for resumes and more information.

Updated 6/15/2020

Directory Order Form

Friday, September 6th, 2019

 

2019-2020 Isaac Knapp Member Directories are HERE!

All Isaac Knapp members will receive 1 complimentary directory each.

(Click here for a downloadable form to order extra copies.)

Please pick up your free copy at the next event or make arrangements to have it mailed to you (please pay for shipping)

Contact Jamee Lock for any questions!