Dental Assistant Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Expertise in Dental Assisting; 32 years ex
  • Radiation Health and Safety Certification (DANB)
  • Certified Nutrition Health Coach
  • People skills
  • Working collaboratively
  • Friendly, positive attitude
  • Reliable and trustworthy
Education and Training
Long Island University Greenvale, NY Expected in 1986 : Communications - GPA :
  • Music Performance 1986-1988
Dental Assisting National Board , Expected in 1XXX Certification : Radiation Health And Safety/Assisting - GPA :
Institute For Integrative Nutrition New York, NY, Expected in 01/2017 Nutrition Health Coach Certification : Nutrition Health Coaching - GPA :
Institute For Integrative Nutrition New York, NY, Expected in 03/2021 Eligibility For Board Examination : NBHWC Coaching Intensive Practicum - GPA :
  • Sitting for Health and Wellness Coaching National Board Exam (NBHWC) May 2022
University Of Florida Health - Dental Assistant
Yulee, FL, 03/2018 - 12/2021
  • Assisted dentist in all chairside procedures, including restorative, oral surgery and implants.
  • Gathered and reviewed patient records, data and health history to share with dentists for quick and accurate patient assessments, diagnoses and treatment.
  • Took bitewing, periapical, panoramic and occlusal X-rays and prepared for dentists to review.
  • Educated patients on treatment procedures and post-procedure home care.
  • 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.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Scheduled cleanings and dental 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.
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Utilized Dentrix software
  • Built loyal patient following and retained return patients by providing empathetic and caring service.
University Of Florida Health - Dental Assistant
Jacksonville Beach, FL, 08/1989 - 03/2018

Same dental office for 32 years. New doctor, Dr. Feintuch, bought practice in 2018 when Dr. Schneider retired.

Same experience and duties.

Kenaitze Indian Tribe - Certified Nutrition Health Coach
Kenai, AK, 02/2017 - Current
  • Improved general health of clients by sharing nutrition information and fitness tips.
  • Monitored clients' progress and compared to pre-determined health targets.
  • Gathered health data from clients using self-assessment tools.
  • Enhanced awareness of health resources and worked to connect individuals with programs.
  • Ran inner city community based group Nutrition classes
Self Employed - Health and Wellness Coach
City, STATE, 02/2021 - Current
  • Built strong and lasting relationships with clients through active listening and motivation.
  • Recommended exercise and emphasized balanced nutrition to help patients manage weight and improve other health conditions.
  • Guided clients with setting and achieving goals such as food and sugar cravings, digestive issues, sleep energy and stress, and time management.
  • Employed proven motivational and behavior-changing methods to prompt intended action by clients and boost outcomes.
  • Delivered presentations to groups covering topics related to nutritional information.
  • Evaluated patient care plans and monitored progress through regular sessions.

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School Attended
  • Long Island University
  • Dental Assisting National Board
  • Institute For Integrative Nutrition
  • Institute For Integrative Nutrition
Job Titles Held:
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Assistant
  • Certified Nutrition Health Coach
  • Health and Wellness Coach
  • Certification
  • Nutrition Health Coach Certification
  • Eligibility For Board Examination