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

I had my own dental clinic for 8 years in my country (Guatemala), attending adult patients and children, performing all kinds of dental treatments.

Multi-talented Dental Assistant with 3 years of expertise assisting with all areas of dental treatment in this country. 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.

Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success.

Skills
  • Dental staff support
  • Restorative procedures
  • Exam room setups
  • Restorative dentistry
  • Periodontics
  • Treatment room setup
  • Sterilization techniques
  • Dentrix proficiency
  • Taking X-rays
  • Disinfecting rooms and equipment
  • Oral X-Rays
  • Oral Healthcare
  • Strong writing and verbal skills
  • Four-handed procedures
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Chairside assistance
  • Knowledgeable in Laughing gas
Experience
Dental Assistant, 03/2018 - 12/2021
Smile Brands Lancaster, CA,
  • RCT
  • Crowns
  • Extractions
  • Stomatology and Dentist Surgeon
  • Prophylaxis
  • Baby Root Canal
  • X-Rays
  • Panoramic x-ray
  • Laboratory
  • Instrument sterilization
  • Laughing gas for kids ( Nitrus Oxide)
  • Assisting patients to seat in dental chairs comfortably
  • Preparing patients prior to procedures
  • Assisting Dentist with examinations of patients while they're been examinated
  • Cleaning and sterilizing all hygiene instruments, stocking fluoride rinse, toothpaste, and plastic gloves
  • Taking, and processing x-rays under the supervision of dentists in the office
  • Advanced oral prophylactic
  • Advanced amalgam restoration
  • Taking alginate impression, and pouring molds
  • Adapting temporary crowns, bridges, space maintainers, assisting with the extractions, and fillings
  • Experience with Nitrous gas.
Dental Assistant Specialist, 11/2019 - 11/2020
Smile Brands Lawndale, CA,
  • RCT
  • Crowns
  • Extractions
  • Stomatology and Dentist Surgeon
  • Prophylaxis
  • Baby Root Canal
  • X-Rays
  • Panoramic x-ray
  • Laboratory
  • Instrument sterilization
  • Laughing gas for kids ( Nitrus Oxide)
  • Took bitewing, periapical, panoramic and occlusal X-rays and prepared for dentists to review.
  • Managed use, cleaning, sterilization and storage of instruments according to American Dental Association standards.
  • Entered patient data into dental records system and observed confidentiality rules to maintain patient privacy.
  • Took patient blood pressure, pulse and temperature and accurately recorded results in patient charts.
  • Followed dentists' directions for giving patients desensitizing agents to prepare for anesthetic administration.
  • Assisted dentist with completing procedures.
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • 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.
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Applied sealants and protective coatings to teeth to protect enamel and prevent cavities.
  • Sterilized tools, exam chair, trays and surfaces for clean and safe dental office.
  • 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.
  • Created bitewing, panoramic and periapical X-ray images for dentist to review.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Supported dentist with completing minimally invasive and advanced surgical procedures.
Dental Assistant, 03/2019 - 10/2019
Dario Y Yapor, Office Pc City, STATE,
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Created dental x-rays using traditional and digital methods to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
  • Took bitewing, periapical, panoramic and occlusal X-rays and prepared for dentists to review.
  • Laid out dental instruments and equipment before procedures.
  • Followed dentists' directions for giving patients desensitizing agents to prepare for anesthetic administration.
  • Applied sealants and protective coatings to teeth to protect enamel and prevent cavities.
  • Sterilized tools, exam chair, trays and surfaces for clean and safe dental office.
  • Escorted patients to exam rooms while making friendly conversation to prepare for cleanings and procedures.
General Dentist Family Practice, 10/2008 - 07/2017
Dental Center In Guatemala City, STATE,

I worked in my own dental office and performed all kinds of dental treatments for adults and children.

Education and Training
M.D.: Bachelor of Stomatology, Expected in 10/2010
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Universidad Mariano Galvez - Guatemala, Guatemala
GPA:
Status -

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School Attended

  • Universidad Mariano Galvez

Job Titles Held:

  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Assistant Specialist
  • Dental Assistant
  • General Dentist Family Practice

Degrees

  • M.D.

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