Expanded Function Dental Assistant, with vast knowledge of clinical procedures and dental terminology. Focused on providing exceptional patient care and being an excellent team member and leader.
Greeted and prepared patients for dental examinations and procedures. Properly sterilized dental equipment and examination rooms in accordance with infection control policies. Routinely completed inventory, supply orders and restocked supplies.Thoroughly gathered and recorded medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients. Correctly arranged instrument trays prior to dental procedures and surgeries. Proficiently assisted dentist with diagnostic, preventative, general and orthodontic procedures. Educated patients about proper oral hygiene and prevention of dental diseases. Scaled, polished and applied sealants and fluorides. Expertly managed difficult or emotional patient situations and responded promptly to patient needs. Recommended products and devices for patients' home care. Delivered dental appliances, such as; thumb guards, space maintainers, pediatric partials, Quad Helix, etc. Provided appropriate postoperative instructions as prescribed by dentist.
Expanded Function Dental Assistant
Volunteer at Jax for Kids, Jacksonville, FL 2014 Volunteer at Give Kids a Smile Day with Pediatric Smiles, Jacksonville, FL 2013 Volunteer at PAWS Animal Shelter, Yokosuka, Japan 2010-2011
Volunteer at Give Kids a Smile Day with Pediatric Smiles, Jacksonville, FL 2013
Volunteer at PAWS Animal Shelter, Yokosuka, Japan 2010-2011
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