Resources for Orthodontic Staff
Interested in a Career as an Orthodontic Assistant?
Have you ever thought about a career working in an orthodontic office? Working as an administrative or clinical assistant in an orthodontic office offers a rewarding career working with both children and adults, keeping current with technology and developing relationships with professional, dedicated colleagues. If you are interested in pursuing this career, there are several places to get information. A good place to start is your state or provincial dental board. These boards develop and reinforce the educational and licensing requirements for all dental assistance—including assistants for specialists like orthodontists. Below are links to these dental boards. Keep watching the PCSO website for additional resources for those considering a career as an orthodontic assistant and those who are already enjoying this fulfilling line of work.