dental assistant resume example with 2+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Outgoing Dental Assistant Intern with experience supporting dental office staff and boosting customer service ratings by offering high level of service to all individuals. Confident individual experienced in sterilization procedures, Multitasking and patient education. Upbeat in high-pressure situations to promote positive work environment and customer satisfaction.

I am willing to learn new things at any given time I also I am dedicated to anything I put my mind to. I love feedback good or back. I take criticism well I also have other hidden talents as well as dancing, hair, nails, and make up. My intentions are always good and I am a genuine person. I take things with precautions. I love to help others .


  • Treatment room setup
  • Dentrix proficiency
  • Disinfecting rooms and equipment
  • Dental staff support
  • Sterilization techniques
  • Patient schedule management
  • Taking X-rays
  • Restorative procedures
  • Exam room setups
  • Multitasking
  • Office Management
  • Oral Healthcare
  • Medical records management
  • Strong writing and verbal skills
  • Oral X-Rays
  • Patient records gathering
  • Knowledgeable in [Software]
  • Four-handed procedures
  • Chairside assistance
Dental Assistant, 02/2021 to 05/2021
Center For Family HealthJackson, MI,
  • Gathered and reviewed patient records, data and health history to share with dentists for quick and accurate patient assessments, diagnoses and treatment.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Laid out dental instruments and equipment before procedures.
  • Entered patient data into dental records system using [Software] and observed all confidentiality rules to maintain patient privacy.
  • Coordinated and managed patient care with efficiency and professionalism by scheduling appointments, educating patients and [Action].
  • Scheduled cleanings and dental appointments for patients using [Software].
  • Created dental x-rays using traditional and digital methods to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
  • Maintained clean, sterile and positive environment to optimize patient comfort, safety and satisfaction.
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Took bitewing, periapical, panoramic and occlusal X-rays and prepared for dentists to review.
  • Sterilized tools, exam chair, trays and surfaces for clean and safe dental office.
  • Educated patients on treatment procedures and post-procedure home care.
  • Escorted patients to exam rooms while making friendly conversation to prepare for cleanings and procedures.
  • Selected and prepared tools used for procedures by sanitizing and arranging.
Cashier Team Lead, 09/2020 to 01/2021
Northern Tool + EquipmentMn, MN,
  • Scanned, priced and bagged customer groceries quickly to keep lines moving.
  • Applied proper tare procedures when ringing up scalable items to maintain accurate pricing.
  • Cleaned and stocked front end areas, including register changing tapes and ribbons.
  • Complied with cash handling procedures to meet regional cashier variance policy.
  • Worked closely with front-end staff to assist customers.
  • Directed merchandising and signage updates for weekly and seasonal promotional changes.
  • Helped customers find store locations and complete purchases.
  • Resolved issues with cash registers, card scanners and printers.
  • Assisted with purchases, locating items and signing up for rewards programs.
Recreational Aide, 06/2018 to 03/2020
BcfsFloresville, TX,
  • Connected personally with residents to improve participation and enjoyment.
  • Supported [Type] residents by engaging each in fun, beneficial activities.
  • Set up facility areas with supplies, tables and chairs for planned activities.
  • Integrated social aspects into activities by encouraging partnerships and team-based participation.
  • Monitored group safety and quickly intervened to end unsafe behaviors.
  • Remained cognizant of camper dietary restrictions and allergies, confirming proper snacks and meals were distributed to each camper.
  • Helped participants enjoy activities while ensuring adherence to protocol.
  • Assisted with transporting and escorting program participants to, from and within program activity locations and on external trips.
  • Developed events and programs in consideration of needs, abilities and interests of participants.
  • Planned, organized, facilitated and promoted diverse recreational programs.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2020 to Norview High School - Norfolk, VA
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2020 to Norfolk Technical Center - Norfolk, VA

I attended The Norfolk Technical Center for the Dental Careers program where I experienced hands on material. I took x-rays, I poured up models, practiced hygiene on my peers, made bleach trays, sterilization, seating my peers properly, going over medical records, and taking vitals. As well as learning the proper terminology and science behind dentistry.

: , Expected in to Tidewater Community College - Norfolk, VA

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School Attended

  • Norview High School
  • Norfolk Technical Center
  • Tidewater Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Dental Assistant
  • Cashier Team Lead
  • Recreational Aide


  • High School Diploma
  • High School Diploma

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