Warm Expanded Functions Dental Assistant with strengths in taking impressions and performing diagnostic casting procedures. Dedicated to working closely with patients before, during and after dental procedures. Fluent in Spanish and English. Eager Expanded Functions Dental Assistant with 27 years of comprehensive experience assisting with lab functions, patient care, and patient recordkeeping. Focused on providing each patient with a comfortable, safe and courteous dental experience. Outgoing Dental Assistant Intern with experience supporting dental office staff and boosting customer service ratings by offering high level of service to all individuals. Confident individual experienced in sterilization procedures, and patient education. Upbeat in high-pressure situations to promote positive work environment and customer satisfaction. Hardworking and reliable with strong ability . Offering , a lot of experience and knowlogment. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.
Welcomed patients upon arrival, led to surgical area and managed procedure preparations.
Took part in surgical procedures by assisting the oral surgeon in any way that was needed.
Assisted the oral surgeon by preparing the surgical area ahead of time so that procedures could take place.
Gave patients detailed education before surgery to explain side effects and what medications could be used to treat pain.
Soothed anxious patients by effectively listening and demonstrating concern for individual fears.
Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
Created bitewing, panoramic and periapical X-ray images for dentist to review and 3D images CBCT.
Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
Laid out dental instruments and equipment before procedures.
Gathered and reviewed patient records, data and health history to share with dentists for quick and accurate patient assessments, diagnoses and treatment.
Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
Coordinated and managed patient care with efficiency and professionalism by scheduling appointments, educating patients.
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