Job Description: The dental specialist is primarily responsible for assisting Army dentists in the examination and treatment of patients, as well as helping to manage dental offices. Job duties include: prepare dental operatory; select and arrange instruments; measure and record temperature, blood pressure and pulse, and assist dentist during patient exams; assist with administration of anesthesia, and in placement and removal of sutures; prepare restorative and impression materials; perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation and operate resuscitative equipment.

  • Branch Branch: Army
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  • Desinnation Designation: 68E
  • Average Required Test Average Salary: $38,447
  • Entry Type Entry Type: Enlisted
  • Required Test ASVAB: ST: 91
  • Degree Degree: High School or GED
  • Age Age: 17-34
  • Citizen Citizen: U.S. or Permanent Resident
  • Category Category: Medical & Emergency
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