Hardworking, organized, and detail-oriented Dental Assistant experienced in direct patient care, routine laboratory tasks, creating and updating patient records and general office management. Well-versed in four-handed chair side dentistry, routine restorations and intra-oral techniques.
Fitting and adjustments of removable prosthetics
Knowledge and experience assisting in cosmetic dentistry, crowns, endo, root canal therapy, and oral surgery
Dental materials knowledge
Dental Assisting National Board member 2010-2016
Dental Radiography certificate for North Carolina
Nitrous Oxide/Inhalation Sedation Certification
Lead Dental Assistant, 11/2011 to 11/2014 Aspen Dental – Bristol, Tennessee Helped lead the office in steadily increasing revenues and production
Answered phones and scheduled or confirmed office appointments and surgeries when necessary.
Performed weekly spore testing.
Performed denture fittings and adjustments daily.
Ensured 100% availability of all clinic supplies through timely supply ordering and vigilant inventory check
Supervised support staff of two other dental assistants
Maintained and repaired dental equipment when necessary.
Dental Assistant, 01/2015 to 04/2015 32 Dental – Raleigh, North Carolina
Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
Successfully assisted the dentist by performing four-handed dentistry and other chair-side duties.
Correctly mixed compounds for cleaning or filling teeth.
Contract Dental Assistant, 05/2015 to Current Dentemps – Pittsboro, North Carolina
Contract dental assistant booking jobs all across eastern North Carolina.
Contracts consist of daily, weekly, or monthly assignments.
Bachelor of Science: Psychology, 2015 King University - Bristol, Tennessee
Diploma in Dental Assisting: 2009 Wake Technical Community College - Raleigh, North Carolina