dental assistant resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Professional Summary

Talented Scheduler with a hardworking mentality and an organized approach. Familiar with compliance and documentation requirements.

  • Management, Organization, Planning, Time managing skills, New assistant training, Schedule Coordination, Schedule Management
  • Leadership, Critical thinking, Diagnosis, problem-solving, Teamwork, Analysis skills
  • Computer skills, Technical skills, 50 wpm, Experience with manual typewriters, printers, and photocopying machines, Google docs, Basic PC keyboarding Software, Proficiency in Microsoft, Excel, Outlook, and Power Point software, Eaglesoft,Dentrix
  • Clinical, Interpersonal skills, Written communication, Verbal communication, Telehealth, CPR Certified
Work History
Dental Assistant, 06/2020 - 07/2022
Department Of Health And Human Services White Swan, WA,
  • Scheduling patient’s appointments QuickBooks
  • Work with MS Office Word and Excel
  • Assist with telehealth dentistry answering patient’s questions and concern
  • Create/update accounts for patients
  • Utilizes appropriate strategies such as including managing phone calls and using online databases to verify insurance coverage information for example deductibles
  • Co-payment, and co-insurance amounts of scheduled patients
  • Collect payments on accounts that are past due
  • Assists with coverage of absent co-workers
  • Complete prep work for at least two to three days in advance
  • Confirm ICD10 and procedure codes and creates claim to bill
  • Provide pre/post-operative preparations
  • Prepare instruments for procedure/keep surgical area clean
  • Taking impression/pouring up molds
  • Fabricating temporary crowns
  • Adheres to strict confidentiality handling patient information
  • Schedules and re-schedules visits
  • Follows through with problems or questions in timely manners
  • Obtain, copy, and/or scan medical records as needed
  • Sort through all incoming mail and distribute to appropriate recipient
  • Ensure that referrals are addressed in timely manners
  • Ensures that collections are secured /Follows end of day procedures to make certain that all cash drawers are balanced before closing
  • Performing X-rays
  • Performed general chair-side duties for general dentistry, endo procedures and oral surgery.
  • Scheduled, rescheduled and cancelled appointments for dental patients.
  • Helped patients complete necessary medical forms and documentation.
  • Educated patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control and postoperative instructions.
Endodontic Dental Assistant, 11/2018 - 06/2019
First Choice Dental Waunakee, WI,
  • Advance Endodontics
  • Scheduling patient’s appointments
  • Performing X-rays
  • Answering patient’s questions and concern
  • Assist with incision and drainage, Placing PTFE, duo temp, and IRM
  • Staged tray for procedures by arranging dental instruments and equipment.
  • Assisted dentists, hygienists and other personnel by handing appropriate tools and supplies needed for procedures.
  • Recorded patients' health histories, documented current symptoms and pulled up records from prior visits for dentists to view and evaluate.
  • Measured and recorded vital statistics by taking patients' blood pressure, temperature and pulse.
  • Educated patients on dental hygiene, pre-surgical instructions and post-surgical care.
  • Cleaned and sanitized dental tools and equipment, straightened treatment rooms and restocked supplies to prep for next patient and maintain health and safety practices.
  • Sanitized trays, instruments and surfaces for clean dental office setting and patient safety.
  • Entered patient data into computer system, adhering to strict privacy laws and maintaining high level of accuracy.
  • Assisted dentists by passing instruments, suctioning intraoral fluids, adding water and mixing materials for fillings, casts and impressions.
  • Prepared patient X-rays and images for review by dentist.
Manager/Housekeeper, 04/2016 - 03/2017
Vacation Rental Pros City, STATE,
  • Payroll handling Manage and supervise
  • Drop off and pick up supply in timely manner
  • Train and hire staff manner
  • Skills to operate computerized programs to review documentation
  • General housekeeping
  • Introduced new operational programs like incentives to increase company loyalty and reduce employee turnover.
  • Maintained controls over expenses and inventory for optimal budget tracking.
  • Completed schedules, shift reports and other business documentation.
  • Increased employee performance through effective supervision and training.
  • Communicated repair needs to maintenance staff.
  • Placed orders for housekeeping supplies and guest toiletries.
  • Evaluated employee performance and developed improvement plans.
  • Assigned housekeeping staff to specific shifts and room blocks based on abilities and daily requirements.
  • Trained and mentored all new personnel to maximize quality of service and performance.
Florida Department of Health in Marion County Hampton Dental Clinic 1-year Experience Observation- Orthodontics, Endodontics, Periodontics, General, Oral Surgery: , Expected in
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Applied Technology DIploma: Dental Assistant/ Expanded Functions, Expected in 08/2018
College of Central Florida - Ocala, FL
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Diploma: General studies, Expected in 2012
Flagler Palm Coast High School - Palm Coast, FL,
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School Attended

  • College of Central Florida
  • Flagler Palm Coast High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Dental Assistant
  • Endodontic Dental Assistant
  • Manager/Housekeeper


  • Florida Department of Health in Marion County Hampton Dental Clinic 1-year Experience Observation- Orthodontics, Endodontics, Periodontics, General, Oral Surgery
  • Applied Technology DIploma
  • Diploma

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