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Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
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Summary

Attentive, flexible, and compassionate Certified Dental Assistant with over 15 years of success in building strong relationships with patients and colleagues. A passion for helping others and providing optimal patient care. Highly organized with experience in charting, assisting, scheduling, and preparing patient treatment plans.

Committed to working towards positive patient experiences by providing support, empathy, and surpassing the patients expectations. Expert in all areas of dentistry assistance and skilled at anticipating dentists' and patients' needs. Extensive knowledge and experience in dental front desk duties as well. Skillled at chairside assisting, dental radiography and building relationships with patients. profound knowledge of medical and dental terminology, clerical skills, and leadership skills. Motivated to provide efficient and excellent care 1 contribute to Works well with all personality types when interacting with patients and staff.

Multi-talented Dental Assistant with [Number] years of expertise assisting with all areas of dental treatment. Committed to supporting administrative duties such as charting, records management and appointment setting while supporting dentists. Talented at closely monitoring patients during procedures to quickly address issues with pain or discomfort.

Personable [Job Title] with [Number] years of experience working directly with patients to offer superior dental care. Organized when documenting patient information, preparing dental instruments for procedures, [Task] and [Task]. Expert at helping patients feel at ease by keeping cheerful attitude.

Ambitious Dental Assistant with [Number] years of experience in [Area of expertise] settings. Skilled in taking X-rays, [Action] and [Action]. Passionate for providing outstanding patient care by actively listening, asking for patient feedback and [Skill].

Skilled at chairside assisting, dental radiography and building relationships with patients. Well-rounded knowledge of dentistry and enthusiasm to bring strong work ethic to excellent dental practice.

Motivated professional offering [Degree] in [Area of study]. Adds value to any organization in need of. great collaboration, interpersonal, and multitasking abilities. Meets tight deadlines every time.

Hardworking and reliable [Job Title] with strong ability in [Task] and [Task]. Offering [Skill], [Skill] and [Skill].

Dedicated [Job Title] supports dentist and patient requirements. Skillful supply organization, hygiene promotion and sealant applications. Highly organized and attentive to individual needs. Positive, upbeat and professional in all interactions.

Skilled Dental Assistant with [Number] years of experience and success providing chair-side assistance to dental hygienists and dentists in fast-paced dental offices. Accurate when preparing equipment and materials for treatment, taking radiographs, and educating patients. Clear communicator driven to produce ideal patient outcomes.

Driven Dental Assistant with [Number] years of success in building relationships with patients and colleagues. Expert in all areas of dentistry assistance skilled at anticipating dentists' and patients' needs. Attentive, prepared and proactive when working closely with various dental team staff to deliver top-notch services.

Patient-oriented Dental Assistant bringing over [Number] years of experience in fast-paced dental practices. Highly skilled in preparing patients for examinations, assisting with chairside procedures and educating patients on oral hygiene and care. Focused on providing top quality customer service.

Driven Dental Assistant with [Number] years of success in building relationships with patients and colleagues. Expert in all areas of dentistry assistance and skilled at anticipating dentists' and patients' needs.

Dependable Dental Assistant offering [Number] years of experience caring for patients' dental needs. Expertise in assisting dental hygienists, dentists and dental surgeons by prepping exam rooms, anticipatin] and [Action]. Well versed in infection control procedures and patient education.

Well-rounded and skilled handling multiple tasks, including making dental impressions, [Skill] and taking X-rays. Highly organized with experience in charting, [Skill] and preparing patient treatment plans.

[Job Title] with talent for [Task] and [Task]. Strong knowledge

Skills
  • Appointment scheduling
  • Medical records management
  • Multi-line telephone
  • Recordkeeping and bookkeeping
  • Equipment and inventory maintenance
  • Patient counseling
  • Manage and train co-workers
Experience
Certified Dental Assistant, 04/2019 - 12/2019
Heartland Dental Glendale, AZ,
  • Provided assistance to the dentist in all aspects of general dentistry, and assisted with periodontal charting and x-rays for the hygienist.
  • Organized and prepared instrument trays for dental procedures prior to patient appointments.
  • Sterilized operatories, equipment, and instruments after patient
  • Exposed and processed dental radiographs using phosphor plates.
  • Fabricated temporary crowns and bridges, bleaching trays, and occlussal guards.
  • Poured impressions for study models.
  • Educated patients on oral healthcare and procedures, and provided post operative care instructions after treatment.
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Followed dentists' directions for giving patients desensitizing agents to prepare for anesthetic administration.
  • Sanitized equipment, sterilized instruments, cleaned treatment rooms, and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Entered patient data into dental records system and observed all confidentiality rules to maintain patient privacy.
  • Scheduled follow up, initial, and procedure appointments for patients using appointment software.
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
CDA/Lead Dental Assistant, 10/2011 - 04/2019
Optech Flint, MI, occlusal cleanings, scaling and root planning, restorations, extractions, root canal treatment, crown and bridge preparation, prosthodontic procedures.
  • Charted and recorded dental exams, treatment plans, vital signs, and any notes dictated by the dentist.
  • Educated patients on oral health care and procedures, and provided post operative instructions after treatment.
  • Prepared patients, sterilized and organized instruments and operatories for various dental procedures.
  • Exposed digital radiographs using Dexis.
  • Trained 12 new dental assistants to properly sterilize instruments, anticipate the next step while assisting the dentist, provide the dentist with the correct x-rays that they prescribe, stock operatories daily, run monthly shock treatments, weekly spore tests, maintain records for equipment and patients.
  • Maintained and ordered dental supplies within our monthly budget.
  • Overseen 2 to 3 dentists and 3 to 4 dental assistants daily ensuring universal precautions and patient safety guidelines were followed, and kept record of patient wait times.
  • Medical Receptionist, 10/2004 - 08/2006
    Dermatology Associates City, STATE,
    • Answered multiple phone lines and
    • Properly filed charts and prepared them for the following day.
    • Checked patients in and out for appointments and collected co-payments.
    • Protected patients by observing strict HIPAA guidelines.
    • Answered multi-line phone system and directed callers to requested personnel and departments.
    • Carried out daily tasks by professionally communicating with physicians, nursing staff, and medical assistants.
    • Informed patients of financial responsibilities prior to rendering services.
    • Entered patient information into system, including insurance, demographics and health history.
    • Scheduled and followed up on patient appointments, collected and processed patient payments and maintained patient files.
    • Photocopied insurance cards, documented details and verified patient coverage for upcoming procedures or appointments.
    • Delivered high-quality administrative and customer service to sustain patient and work flows.
    • Called patients to confirm scheduled appointments and obtain additional details.
    • Processed patient payments and scanned identification and insurance cards.
    • Carried out daily tasks by professionally communicating with physicians, nursing staff, technicians and medical assistants.
    • Took messages from patients and promptly relayed to appropriate staff.
    • Straightened up waiting room to maintain neat and organized space.
    • Managed office phone lines by checking voicemail, returning calls and directing messages to team members.
    • Handled correspondence, managed files and performed other clerical duties for office staff.
    • Followed infection control procedures to protect patients and staff in waiting area.
    • Retrieved faxes and uploaded documents to patient charts to assist clinical staff.
    • Entered insurance, demographics and health history into patient database.
    Education and Training
    Associate of Applied Science: Expanded Duty Dental Assisting, Expected in 08/2011
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    Greenville Technical College - Greenville, SC
    GPA:
    Certifications
    • DANB Certified Dental Assistant~April 2022
    • Monitor Nitrous Oxide Certification~August 2011
    • CPR Certified~January 2023

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