Skilled Dental Assistant with experience and training necessary to assist with various dental procedures. Hands-on training in dental radiography, chairside assisting and front office administrative duties. Quick learner and successful in building relationships with coworkers and patients. Resourceful Dental Assistant with 8 years of expertise using teamwork and communication to drive outstanding patient care. Efficient when taking prepping exam rooms and sterilizing tools and equipment using standard infection control procedures. Capable of problem-solving and handling issues quickly while following protocols.
Motivated and patient-focused dental assistance with 8 years of experience treating individuals with diverse dental concerns. Passionate about providing compassionate care and building relationships with patients to facilitate trust. Active listener with commitment to developing rapport. Offering exceptional patient education skills to promote preventative care.
Cleaned and sterilized instruments between patients to protect from infection risks.
Helped doctors complete routine and advanced procedures by preparing patients and instruments for expected needs.
Scheduled appointments for new and existing customers, factoring in provider availability and scheduling loads.
Educated patients on postoperative care, including how to protect dental work and boost healing.
Assisted dentists by passing instruments, suctioning intraoral fluids,.
Assisted orthodontist with placing brackets and appliances, placing wires, adjustments, removing brackets and appliances, impressions for retainers and appliances.
Booked appointments for patients.
Sanitized trays, instruments and surfaces for clean dental office setting and patient safety.
Documented patients' dental health information, medical history and vital signs.
Explained treatment procedures and instructed patients on home care guidelines.
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