Healthcare Occupation Reads: Best Dental Assistant Books

Dental assistants perform many tasks, ranging from providing patient care and taking x rays to recordkeeping and scheduling appointments. Their duties vary by state and by the dentists’ offices where they work. Dental Assistant Books listed here are our staff picks for the best reads and value available today.

SaleBestseller No. 1
Essentials of Dental Assisting - Text and Workbook Package
  • Debbie S. Robinson CDA MS, Doni L. Bird CDA RDA RDH MA
  • Saunders
  • Edition no. 6 (11/03/2016)
SaleBestseller No. 2
Modern Dental Assisting
  • Saunders
  • Doni L. Bird CDA RDA RDH MA, Debbie S. Robinson CDA MS
  • Saunders
  • Edition no. 12 (04/17/2017)
  • Hardcover: 1184 pages
SaleBestseller No. 3
Dental Instruments: A Pocket Guide
  • Linda Bartolomucci Boyd CDA RDA BA
  • Saunders
  • Edition no. 6 (04/14/2017)
  • Spiral-bound: 792 pages
SaleBestseller No. 4
Dental Assisting Notes: Dental Assistant's Chairside Pocket Guide
  • Minas Sarakinakis CDA(DANB) CP
  • F.A. Davis Company
  • Edition no. 1 (10/15/2014)
  • Spiral-bound: 188 pages
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Student Workbook for Modern Dental Assisting
  • Doni L. Bird CDA RDA RDH MA, Debbie S. Robinson CDA MS
  • Saunders
  • Edition no. 12 (04/17/2017)
  • Paperback: 632 pages
Bestseller No. 7
Dental Anatomy (Quick Study Academic)
  • Vincent Perez
  • Barcharts
  • Edition no. Student (11/01/2016)
  • Paperback: 6 pages
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Modern Dental Assisting
  • Saunders
  • Doni L. Bird CDA RDA RDH MA, Debbie S. Robinson CDA MS
  • Saunders
  • Edition no. 11 (04/09/2014)
  • Hardcover: 1216 pages
SaleBestseller No. 9
Secrets of the CDA Exam Study Guide: DANB Test Review for the Certified Dental Assistant Examination
  • Secrets of the CDA Exam Study Guide DANB Test Review for the Certified Dental Assistant Examination
  • DANB Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
  • Mometrix Media LLC
  • Paperback: 320 pages
SaleBestseller No. 10
Dental Assisting: A Comprehensive Approach
  • Instructor available by request
  • Donna J. Phinney, Judy H. Halstead
  • Cengage Learning
  • Edition no. 5 (01/19/2017)
  • Hardcover: 1088 pages