oral surgery assistant resume example with 5+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Enthusiastic CNA with the ability to multi-task, work fast paced, and has exceptional knowledge in medical terminology and patient care. Compassionate professional known for delivering kind and respectful care to patients. A driven goal-oriented individual skilled in building great relationships with staff, doctors, and patients through active listening, issue resolution and decision making talents. Offering a strong background of 4 years of experience in direct patient care.

  • Patient focused care
  • Customer service
  • Medical terminology
  • Patient Privacy and confidentiality
  • Responding to emergencies
  • Compassionate
  • Charting and clinical documentation
  • Committed team player/Teamwork
  • Professional bedside manner
  • Reliable
  • Adaptability
  • Written and verbal communication
  • Vital sign assessment
  • Reporting and documentation
  • CPR and First Aid
Work History
05/2019 to Current Oral Surgery Assistant Dental Care Alliance | Plymouth, IN,
  • Monitor patient vitals before, during, and after surgery
  • Documented patient's treatment and records, noting x-rays, updates to dental history and treatments
  • Took dental impressions, poured, and grinned models
  • Computer documentation
  • Provided post-op care to patient
  • Prepared surgical area by ensuring that all necessary dental instruments were sterilized and patients were ready
  • Assisted surgeon during procedures
  • Calmed nervous patients by speaking softly, answering questions and providing compassionate care
  • Educated patients prior to surgery regarding what to expect, how to treat pain and which side effects could occur
  • Maintained and managed patient records in compliance with security regulations
  • Scheduled appointments for new and existing customers, factoring in provider availability and scheduling loads
  • Assisted patients in completing all necessary forms and documents
07/2018 to 03/2019 Admissions Clerk Texas Health & Human Services Commission | San Angelo, TX,
  • Provided administrative services, including phone and email correspondence, making copies and handling incoming and outgoing mail and faxes
  • Pleasantly greeted clientele and provided seating so that they could be comfortable
  • Verified insurance benefits and obtained pre-authorizations before any medication procedures were performed
  • Facilitated timely check-in by greeting visitors and establishing the purpose of the visit
  • Answered telephone inquiries from clients, vendors, and community
  • Worked successfully with different methods of data collection
  • Cleaned and organized reception area to maintain company appearance standards
  • Greeted clients and visitors in a friendly, courteous manner
  • Responded to inquires and researched and resolved problems
01/2016 to 08/2018 Emergency Room Technician (PCT) Stormont-Vail Health | City, STATE,
  • Answered call lights and aided in patient comfort and safety by adjusting beds, lights, bed rails, pillows, patients' clothing and beside tables/equipment
  • Organized and maintained general supply storage areas
  • Provided care for patients based on physical, psychological, educational, and safety criteria
  • Interacted effectively with patients, families, staff and other hospital department staff to deliver high level of customer service and teamwork
  • Cleaned, maintained and restocked treatment areas
  • Continuously monitored patients and reported changes to nurses and physicians
  • Safely transported patients by wheelchair, stretcher or bed to other units
  • Measured vital statistics, collected specimens for lab analysis and recorded data in appropriate medical records
  • Quickly responded to codes and cardiac monitor alarms
  • Worked with nurses to assess patients and prepare them for tests and procedures
  • Responded to Code Red pages and followed through on disposition of patients
  • Accurately documented all elements of nursing assessment, treatments, discharge instructions, and follow-up care
  • Skillfully performed several suture removals for patients of all ages
  • Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia and Alzheimer's
  • Inserted Foley catheters
  • Collected basic samples such as blood, urine and stool, labeling specimens properly and transferring to laboratory for testing
  • Assisted with resuscitation, CPR and emergency airway procedures
  • Followed all hospital policies and procedures and complied with local, state and federal agency and accrediting body guidelines
Expected in 2018 to to Associates Degree | Science Allen County Community College, Burlingame, KS GPA:
Expected in 2014 to to High School Diploma | Washburn Rural High School, Topeka, KS GPA:
Expected in 2013 to to Certificate | CNA/HHA Washburn Institute of Technology, Topeka, KS GPA:

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School Attended

  • Allen County Community College
  • Washburn Rural High School
  • Washburn Institute of Technology

Job Titles Held:

  • Oral Surgery Assistant
  • Admissions Clerk
  • Emergency Room Technician (PCT)


  • Associates Degree
  • High School Diploma
  • Certificate

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