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Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Multi-talented Dental Assistant with 17+ years of expertise assisting with all areas of dental treatment. 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. I enjoy my career an hope to become apart of your team Soon!!

Thank you ,

Jessica Claire

Skills
  • Taking X-rays
  • Disinfecting rooms and equipment
  • Dentrix proficiency
  • Exam room setups
  • Sterilization techniques
  • Treatment room setup
  • Patient schedule management
  • Dental staff support
  • Periodontics
  • Restorative procedures
  • Restorative dentistry
  • Patient records gathering
  • Four-handed procedures
  • Office Management
  • Oral X-Rays
  • Chairside assistance
  • Patient counseling
  • Medical records management
  • Strong writing and verbal skills
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Knowledgeable in Dentix an other software likeEagelsoft
  • Oral Healthcare
Experience
Dental Assistant / Pedo Office, 02/2020 to 12/2021
Dr AssafCity, STATE,
  • Built loyal patient following and retained return patients by providing empathetic and caring service.
  • Applied sealants and protective coatings to teeth to protect enamel and prevent cavities.
  • Followed dentists' directions for giving patients desensitizing agents to prepare for anesthetic administration.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Stocked and prepared exam and treatment rooms by setting up required instruments, tools, supplies and equipment.
  • 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.
  • Managed use, cleaning, sterilization and storage of instruments according to American Dental Association standards.
  • Assisted dentists in permanent and temporary restorative procedures, applied dental fillings, placed temporary crowns and seated permanent crowns.
  • Gathered medical information, dental health history and vitals from patients.
  • 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.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
Dental Assistant/ Chairside, 03/2016 to 02/2018
DR. Bailey DDS.City, STATE,
  • Examined patients' teeth, gums and oral tissue to identify and diagnose conditions.
  • Explained procedures, answered questions and administered additional pain relief to help patients feel comfortable.
  • Analyzed X-rays and reviewed patients' health backgrounds to devise appropriate treatment course.
  • Collected information from patients, parents and guardians about dental care and issues of concern.
  • Took impressions for dental appliances and sent prosthesis to outside dental labs.
  • Conducted oral cancer screenings by thoroughly examining patients' mouths to identify problematic areas.
  • Performed root canals, filled cavities and instructed patients on pain management to repair dental structures with minimal discomfort to patients.
  • Educated patients on proper oral hygiene to promote oral health and disease prevention.
Dental Assistant/ Chairside Surgical, 04/2015 to 12/2015
Dr. Marc Alfant, DDSCity, STATE,
  • 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.
  • Gathered and reviewed patient records, data and health history to share with dentists for quick and accurate patient assessments, diagnoses and treatment.
  • 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.
  • Built loyal patient following and retained return patients by providing empathetic and caring service.
  • Passed instruments to dentist, gently sprayed water, suctioned fluids and mixed materials to support dentists during procedures.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Produced opposing models, study casts and impressions to provide dentists with information on relationship between teeth, gums and dental arches.
  • Supported dentist with completing minimally invasive and advanced surgical procedures.
  • Created dental x-rays using traditional and digital methods to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Dental Radiology, Expected in 04/2010 to University of Florida - Gainesville, FL
GPA:
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/2003 to Manchester High School West - New Hampshire, Manchester,
GPA:
Associate of Arts: Certificates From Buckhead , ATL Training Implant , Expected in 02/2011 to Implant Dental Class & Phlebotomy Train Course 25 - ,
GPA:
CC Credits For Expanded Function: Expanded Fuctions, Expected in 03/2009 to Expanded Functions For Assisting - Palm Bay ,
GPA:
Certifications
  • CPR certified by Dr Alfant team.
  • Certified Dental Assistant
  • Implant Dentistry course Buckhead (ATL) Training - 2007
  • Licensed Dental Assistant Radiology - 2015
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School Attended

  • University of Florida
  • Manchester High School West
  • Implant Dental Class & Phlebotomy Train Course 25
  • Expanded Functions For Assisting

Job Titles Held:

  • Dental Assistant / Pedo Office
  • Dental Assistant/ Chairside
  • Dental Assistant/ Chairside Surgical

Degrees

  • Associate of Science
  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Arts
  • CC Credits For Expanded Function

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