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Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Certified Dental Assistant with hands-on experience. Skilled at chairside assisting, dental radiography and building relationships with patients. Well-rounded knowledge of dentistry and enthusiasm to bring strong work ethic to excellent dental practice.

Motivated and eager to learn new things in a different field and expand my knowledge.

Skills
  • Detail-Oriented
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Organization and Prioritization
  • Treatment Room Preparation
  • Great with children
Education and Training
St Pete College Clearwater, FL Expected in Associate of Applied Science : General - GPA :
Experience
Kids Dental Brands - Orthodontic Assistant
TX, State, 08/2020 - 08/2021
  • Attached wiring for braces and advised patient on how to properly and gently brush and floss.
  • Provided chairside assistance by handing Orthodontists instruments during surgeries and procedures.
  • Made impressions of teeth for mouth guards and other oral fixtures.
  • Prepared and polished patients' teeth before having braces installed.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Instructed patients on postoperative care to protect dental work and promote healing.
  • Applied sealants and protective coatings to teeth to protect enamel and prevent cavities.
  • Prepared for orthodontic procedures by sterilizing instruments, setting up instrument trays, preparing materials and [Skill].
  • Assisted with fitting and adjusting orthodontic appliances and materials like bands, brackets, [Type] wire and [Type] for patients.
  • Educated patients about how to use and care for dental appliances like retainers and braces.
  • Created impressions of patients' teeth and gums used to make retainers and other dental appliances.
  • Recorded patient and treatment information using [Software].
  • Passed instruments to dentist, gently sprayed water, suctioned fluids and mixed materials to support dentists during procedures.
  • Selected and prepared tools used for procedures by sanitizing and arranging.
  • Updated patient records with new data and treatment information.
  • Assisted dentist in management of medical or dental emergencies.
  • Exposed dental diagnostic x-rays.
  • Educated patients on postoperative and general oral health care by suggesting warm saltwater rinsing, pain medication dosage, [Action], flossing methods, brushing techniques and [Action].
Kids Dental Brands - Orthodontic Assistant
WI, State, 04/2018 - 08/2020
  • Attached wiring for braces and advised patient on how to properly and gently brush and floss.
  • Provided chairside assistance by handing Orthodontists instruments during surgeries and procedures.
  • Made impressions of teeth for mouth guards and other oral fixtures.
  • Prepared and polished patients' teeth before having braces installed.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Instructed patients on postoperative care to protect dental work and promote healing.
  • Applied sealants and protective coatings to teeth to protect enamel and prevent cavities.
  • Prepared for orthodontic procedures by sterilizing instruments, setting up instrument trays.
  • Assisted with fitting and adjusting orthodontic appliances and materials like bands, brackets, steel wire and wax for patients.
  • Educated patients about how to use and care for dental appliances like retainers and braces.
  • Created impressions of patients' teeth and gums used to make retainers and other dental appliances.
  • Recorded patient and treatment information using ortho trac.
  • Assisted dentist with completing procedures such as placing brackets.
  • Selected and prepared tools used for procedures by sanitizing and arranging.
  • Passed instruments to dentist, gently sprayed water, suctioned fluids and mixed materials to support dentists during procedures.
  • Maintained dental lab equipment by sanitizing surfaces and organizing tools, instruments and sterilizing equipment.
  • Updated patient records with new data and treatment information.
  • Assisted dentist in management of medical or dental emergencies.
  • Exposed dental diagnostic x-rays.
  • Educated patients on postoperative and general oral health care.
Kids Dental Brands - Orthodontic Assistant
Wilmington, NC, 04/2016 - 02/2019
  • Attached wiring for braces and advised patient on how to properly and gently brush and floss.
  • Provided chairside assistance by handing Orthodontists instruments during surgeries and procedures.
  • Made impressions of teeth for mouth guards and other oral fixtures.
  • Prepared and polished patients' teeth before having braces installed.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Instructed patients on postoperative care to protect dental work and promote healing.
  • Applied sealants and protective coatings to teeth to protect enamel and prevent cavities.
  • Supported dentist with completing minimally invasive and advanced surgical procedures.
  • Created impressions of patients' teeth and gums used to make retainers and other dental appliances.
  • Selected and prepared tools used for procedures by sanitizing and arranging.
  • Relayed dentist instructions regarding postoperative care.
  • Updated patient records with new data and treatment information.

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School Attended

  • St Pete College

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  • Orthodontic Assistant
  • Orthodontic Assistant
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Degrees

  • Associate of Applied Science

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