Superior communication skills, excellent customer service, great interpersonal skills, positive attitude, hard working, and prior exposure to ophthalmology and optometry as a profession. Practical, hands-on experience in managing and operating a Vision Care facility. Technically proficient in Inteledox and Compulink electronic filing systems, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and various other software applications.
Ophthalmologists & Optometrist Assistant, 07/2010 to 07/2011PEDIATRIC EYE SPECIALISTS － Fort Worth, TX
Assisted Ophthalmologists and Optometrist with patient care: Obtained medical/ocular chief complaints and histories from patients.
Performed diagnostic tests as directed: Visual Acuity (Snellen, HOTV, Allen, Fix & Follow), Pupil Dilation status, Binocular Tests (Stereopsis-Titmus/Randot, Worth 4 Dot), Applanation Tonometry (Medtronic tonopen), color testing with Ishihara plates, lensometry, Optical Coherence Tomography (Heidelberg Engineering GmbH 2009 OCT Spectralis HRA/OCT), Visual Fields (Humphrey Zeiss), Retinal Imaging (Cannon), Dilation and Auto-refraction (ARK-530A Nidek).
Performed Insertion & removal contact lenses class.
Provided phone support, answered phone calls, collecting needed data for physician & returning calls as directed.
Assisted with minor surgeries/procedures using sterile technique (Nasolacrimal Duct Obstruction Probing, Retinopathy of Prematurity, Foreign Body Removal, etc.) Cleaned, calibrated and sterilized any instruments used.
Assisted the physicians with documentation of patient's medical record by scribing: Transcribed patient orders under physician's directions (laboratory tests, medications, etc.) Documented any procedures performed on electronic medical chart.
Listed all proper diagnoses as well as any discharge/follow up instructions and prescriptions, as dictated by the physician.
Provided clinical support for overall Ophthalmology service: Contributed to new staff orientation/student internships by serving as a resource person, building self-confidence in others by teaching and offering positive reinforcement.
Maintained current knowledge of equipment used and technical skills required.
Accurately recorded and reported all functions performed, using approved abbreviations.
Optometrist Assistant, 07/2008 to 11/2010FIRST EYE CARE － Arlington, TX
Administered any auxiliary testing that needed to be performing on patients such as Visual Acuity, Versions, Relative Afferent Pupil Defect, Auto-refractor, Corneal Topography, Visual Fields, Non-Contact Tonometer, Fundus Photos and Specular Microscopy.
Reviewed the medical chart for correct information and completed all necessary preparation before the doctor sees the patient; has basic knowledge of ophthalmic medications and some eye diseases/condition.
Performed preliminary testing for glaucoma work-up including Visual Field Threshold, Pachemetry, dilation, and Stratus Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT).
Executed assigned office duties including appointment setting, filing, answering inbound phone calls, checking out patients, and other various reception duties as needed.
Conducted brief patient instruction sessions on proper insertion and removal of contacts as well as correct RGP and SCL cleaning and disinfection.
Maintained office wide inventory for diagnostic contact lenses, contact lens cases, solutions, kits, sample drops, and medications.
Technically proficient in Compulink computer system, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and various other software applications.
Receptionist/Technician, 03/2007 to 07/2007EYE OPTICS － Arlington, TX
Assisted the resident Optometrist with various examination procedures Administered fitting services to patients in regards to their glasses and contact lenses in order to meet their individual needs Used lensometer to determine the optical power and center before the doctor cut the lens Repaired all the fixable damage to patient's frames as well as obtain and record the patient's preliminary case history Performed daily office duties such as the opening and closing routine, scheduling of patient appointments, and the maintaining of inventory, materials and instruments.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science:Biology,2008UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT ARLINGTON － Arlington, TXGPA: Sigma Alpha Lambda National Honors SocietyBiology Sigma Alpha Lambda National Honors Society
Graduate of LASIK 101 Seminars from Cornea Associates of Texas, 2008, 2009, 2010
Graduate of Texas Optometry Career Opportunities Program (TEXOCOP) from University of Houston College of Optometry, 2008
Member of Pre-Optometry Professional Society (POPS), 2008
Member of Student National Medical Association