Knowledgeable dental hygiene student with a loyal patient following. Dedicated professional with a passion for providing exceptional patient care. Enthusiastic about dental health and enjoys educating patients about personal dental care, hygiene and current preventative techniques.
Professional Accomplishments:Observed significant pocket depth reduction in patients with moderate to severe periodontal disease.Through customized demonstration of proper technique in oral hygiene saw great improvement in majority of return patients.
Pending completion of coursework will graduate May 2017 with a Degree in Dental Hygiene, Associate of Applied Science from the Community College of Baltimore County. Board certified in administering local anesthesia in Maryland.
Oral prophylaxes and periodontal charting
Scaling and root planning
Expose and develope radiographic film
Local anesthesia certified
Oral cancer screening and hygiene education
Monitor blood pressure, pulse and respiration
Cosmetic teeth whitening
infection control standards maintenance
Dental Hygiene Student03/2017 to 04/2017Access Carroll Integrated Health CareWestminster, MD
Reviewed and recorded patient medical history
Utilized digital film to take radiographs
Provided oral prophylaxis
Performed scaling and root planning as needed
Administered appropriate anesthetic when indicated and monitored patient for adverse reactions
Oral hygiene instruction given to at risk population
Assisted dentist with extractions and gave post-op instructions
Collaborated with staff for patients with language barriers
Sterilization and Oral Hygiene education01/2017 to 01/2017Project Homeless ConnectBaltimore, MD
Assembled dental operatory stations
Set up ultrasonics and autoclaves
Inventoried prophylactic, surgical and restorative packets
Assisted dentist during extractions
Provided post operative gauze and detailed take home instructions
Broke down, disinfected and set up dental unit
Oral hygiene education07/2016 to 07/2016Mission of MercySalisbury, MDGreeted and prepared patients for dental examinations. Provided appropriate postoperative instructions as prescribed by dentist.
Education and Training
Associate of Science: Dental Hygiene Prerequisites2013New York City College of TechnologyNew York, NYPre-requisites
Dental Hygiene2017Community College of Baltimore CountyBaltimore, MDAssociates degree in Applied Science.