LiveCareer-Resume

dental assistant resume example with 6+ years of experience

JC J S S JS J S S JS J S S JS J S S JS J S S JS J S S JS
Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000, resumesample@example.com
Summary

Reliable Dental Assistant with strong knowledge of dentistry practices. Well-rounded and skilled handling multiple tasks, including making dental impressions, and taking X-rays. Highly organized with experience in charting and preparing patient treatment plans.

Bilingual Customer Service Representative quickly and effectively resolves complaints and issues. Well-trained and composed in busy call center settings.

Skills
  • Restorative dentistry
  • Restorative procedures
  • Taking X-rays
  • Disinfecting rooms and equipment
  • Patient schedule management
  • Office Management
  • Patient records gathering
  • Strong writing and verbal skills
  • Medical records management
  • Hospitality services
  • Customer assistance and interaction
  • Appointment confirmation
  • Fluent in English and Spanish.
  • Front office management
Experience
08/2021 to Current Dental Assistant Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers, Inc | Saint Louis, MO,
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Gathered and reviewed patient records, data and health history to share with dentists for quick and accurate patient assessments, diagnoses and treatment.
  • Created dental x-rays using traditional and digital methods to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
  • Laid out dental instruments and equipment before procedures.
  • Educated patients on treatment procedures and post-procedure home care.
  • Took patient blood pressure, pulse and temperature and accurately recorded results in patient charts.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Applied sealants and protective coatings to teeth to protect enamel and prevent cavities.
  • Built loyal patient following and retained return patients by providing empathetic and caring service.
  • Stocked and prepared exam and treatment rooms by setting up required instruments, tools, supplies and equipment.
  • Escorted patients to exam rooms while making friendly conversation to prepare for cleanings and procedures.
  • Assisted dentists in permanent and temporary restorative procedures, applied dental fillings, placed temporary crowns and seated permanent crowns.
  • Scheduled cleanings and dental appointments for patients using appointment software.
  • Created bitewing, panoramic and periapical X-ray images for dentist to review.
  • Passed instruments to dentist, gently sprayed water, suctioned fluids and mixed materials to support dentists during procedures.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Supported dentist chairside with root canal and extraction procedures.
  • Supported dentist with completing minimally invasive and advanced surgical procedures.
  • Assisted dentist with completing procedures.
01/2020 to 08/2021 Dental Assistant Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers, Inc | Saint Louis, MO,
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Laid out dental instruments and equipment before procedures.
  • Educated patients on treatment procedures and post-procedure home care.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Built loyal patient following and retained return patients by providing empathetic and caring service.
  • Sterilized tools, exam chair, trays and surfaces for clean and safe dental office.
  • Attached wiring for braces and advised patient on how to properly and gently brush and floss.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Assisted with fitting and adjusting orthodontic appliances and materials like bands, brackets, wires and retainers for patients.
  • Educated patients about how to use and care for dental appliances like retainers and braces.
  • Created impressions of patients' teeth and gums used to make retainers and other dental appliances.
  • Recorded patient and treatment information using Dolphin Management.
  • Updated patient records with new data and treatment information.
04/2015 to 10/2019 Customer Service Representative Qualfon | Tx, TX,
  • Educated customers on special pricing opportunities and company offerings.
  • Assisted customers in making payments on accounts.
  • Provided outstanding service to new and long-standing customers by attending closely to concerns and developing solutions.
  • Answered incoming calls and offered highest level of professionalism and knowledgeable service to every customer.
  • Responded to customer questions about products and services.
  • Checked schedule availability and booked appointments for customers successfully.
Education and Training
Expected in 05/2018 to to High School Diploma | Mesquite High School, Mesquite, TX GPA:
Expected in to to Associate of Science | Eastfield College, Mesquite, TX GPA:

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Mesquite High School
  • Eastfield College

Job Titles Held:

  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Assistant
  • Customer Service Representative

Degrees

  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Science

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: