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Jessica Claire
  • , , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • H: (555) 432-1000
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Summary

Reliable Dental Assistant with strong knowledge of dentistry practices. Well-rounded and skilled handling multiple tasks, including making dental impressions, and taking X-rays. Highly organized with experience in charting, and preparing patient treatment plans.

Skills
  • Restorative procedures
  • Disinfecting rooms and equipment
  • Taking X-rays
  • Exam room setups
  • Periodontics
  • Treatment room setup
  • Patient schedule management
  • Restorative dentistry
  • Sterilization techniques
  • Patient records gathering
  • Oral X-Rays
  • Oral Healthcare
  • Chairside assistance
  • Medical records management
  • Office Management
  • Multitasking
Experience
Register Dental Assisting, 03/2018 to 11/2020
Harlingen Dental Care City, STATE,
  • Educated patients on postoperative and general oral health care by suggesting warm saltwater rinsing, pain medication dosage, , flossing methods and brushing techniques .
  • 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.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Created dental x-rays using traditional and digital methods to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
  • Entered patient data into dental records system using EZdental and observed all confidentiality rules to maintain patient privacy.
  • Produced opposing models, study casts and impressions to provide dentists with information on relationship between teeth, gums and dental arches.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Scheduled cleanings and dental appointments for patients using EZdental.
  • Instructed patients on postoperative care to protect dental work and promote healing.
  • Educated patients on treatment procedures and post-procedure home care.
  • Selected and prepared tools used for procedures by sanitizing and arranging.
  • Maintained clean, sterile and positive environment to optimize patient comfort, safety and satisfaction.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Gathered medical information, dental health history and vitals from patients.
Register Dental Assisting, 01/2014 to 03/2018
SunShine Family Denistry City, STATE,
  • 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 .
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Created dental x-rays using traditional and digital methods to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
  • Entered patient data into dental records system using EZdental and observed all confidentiality rules to maintain patient privacy.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Instructed patients on postoperative care to protect dental work and promote healing.
  • Created bitewing, panoramic and periapical X-ray images for dentist to review.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
Register Dental Assisting, 01/2011 to 01/2014
Smile Inc. City, STATE,
  • Educated patients on postoperative and general oral health care by suggesting warm saltwater rinsing, pain medication dosage, flossing methods, brushing techniques .
  • 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.
  • Educated patients on techniques to optimize oral hygiene, control plaque and protect teeth and gums.
  • Sanitized equipment, cleaned treatment rooms and restocked supplies after each patient's treatment to maintain cleanliness and prepare for next patient.
  • Sterilized tools, exam chair, trays and surfaces for clean and safe dental office.
  • Took patient blood pressure, pulse and temperature and accurately recorded results in patient charts.
  • Took bitewing, periapical, panoramic and occlusal X-rays and prepared for dentists to review.
  • Stocked and prepared exam and treatment rooms by setting up required instruments, tools, supplies and equipment.
  • Escorted patients to exam rooms while making friendly conversation to prepare for cleanings and procedures.
  • Gathered medical information, dental health history and vitals from patients.
Register Dental Assisting, 01/2005 to 01/2011
Dr. Carlos Garcia City, STATE,
  • Took preliminary impressions of patient teeth to prepare for custom impressions and fabrication of permanent dental work.
  • Sterilized tools, exam chair, trays and surfaces for clean and safe dental office.
  • Took patient blood pressure, pulse and temperature and accurately recorded results in patient charts.
  • Took bitewing, periapical, panoramic and occlusal X-rays and prepared for dentists to review.
  • Stocked and prepared exam and treatment rooms by setting up required instruments, tools, supplies and equipment.
  • Gathered medical information, dental health history and vitals from patients.
  • Maintained master calendar and scheduled new appointments based on provider availability.
  • Created bitewing, panoramic and periapical X-ray images for dentist to review.
  • Laid out dental instruments and equipment before procedures.
  • Maintained clean, sterile and positive environment to optimize patient comfort, safety and satisfaction.
  • Selected and prepared tools used for procedures by sanitizing and arranging.
  • Educated patients on treatment procedures and post-procedure home care.
  • Instructed patients on postoperative care to protect dental work and promote healing.
  • Followed dentists' directions for giving patients desensitizing agents to prepare for anesthetic administration.
  • Protected patients by sterilizing instruments and equipment between every consultation.
  • Produced opposing models, study casts and impressions to provide dentists with information on relationship between teeth, gums and dental arches.
  • Created dental x-rays using traditional and digital methods to help dentists detect tooth decay, cavities and other issues needing to be treated.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1993
to
Weslaco High School - Weslaco, TX
GPA:
Register Dental Assisting: Dentistry, Expected in 07/1994
to
San Antonio College Of Dental And Medical Asst - McAllen, TX,
GPA:
Certifications
  • Registered Dental Assistant in State of Texas
  • CPR certified
  • Nitrous Certified

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School Attended
  • Weslaco High School
  • San Antonio College Of Dental And Medical Asst
Job Titles Held:
  • Register Dental Assisting
  • Register Dental Assisting
  • Register Dental Assisting
  • Register Dental Assisting
Degrees
  • High School Diploma
  • Register Dental Assisting

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