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Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Home: (555) 432-1000 - Cell: - resumesample@example.com - -
Professional Summary

Well-qualified dentistry professional adept at working with children of all ages. Knowledgeable about surgical procedures, orthodontic requirements and standard dental care. Skilled at building long-lasting relationships, delegating work and educating patients and families about proper oral hygiene. Orderly and consistent Dentist years of experience working with wide range of personalities types. Talented at diagnosing patients' dental conditions and educating patients on proper oral hygiene. Performs procedures daily as part of large general dentistry and cosmetic dentistry practice. Excellent reputation for resolving problems and improving customer satisfaction. Enthusiastic and eager to contribute to team success through hard work, attention to detail and excellent organizational skills. Motivated to learn, grow and excel.

Skills
  • Endodontics
  • Preventive care
  • Crown placement
  • Emergency dental care
  • Infection control maintenance
  • Orthodontics understanding
  • Teeth polishing
  • Full Mouth Radiographs
  • Sealant applications
  • Extracting teeth
  • Root canal treatment
  • General restorative dentistry
  • Prosthetic removals
  • Filling caries
  • Dental surgeries
  • Charting
  • Pulpotomy expertise
Work History
07/2018 to Current
Student Dentist Hero Practice Services Greeley, CO,
  • Collaborated with instructors to plan dental treatments.
  • Completed consultations with patients for treatment plan.
  • Advised patients on appropriate treatment for pain following procedures by giving specific home care instructions.
  • Educated patients and families about dental issues and proper oral care to prevent dental decay and disease.
  • Conducted thorough patient examinations while screening for jaw and tongue cancers by inspecting teeth and soft oral tissues.
  • Communicated one-on-one with patients during consultative appointments to explain treatment plan and educate on upcoming procedures.
  • Performed root canal procedures to treat nerve and dental pulp issues and prevent further damage to teeth and gums.
  • Took impressions for retainers and appliances.
  • Administered anesthetics and sedatives to control patients' pain and reduce stress for anxious patients during procedures.
  • Created individualized treatment plans to maintain or restore oral health of patients.
  • Interviewed patients, reviewed health history information and performed checkups to diagnose oral issues and diseases.
  • Checked teeth for signs of decay by assessing visually, manually and via radiography to recommend treatment options such as fillings and sealants.
  • Interpreted X-rays to make accurate diagnoses and decisions about treatments.
  • Improved patients' comfort by providing calm and professional care, explaining procedures, answering questions and carefully managing pain.
  • Correctly administered local anesthetic and adjunctive therapies such as fluoride treatments and irrigation.
  • Worked flexible hours; night, weekend, and holiday shifts.
07/2011 to 05/2018
Dental Assistant Alameda Health System Alameda, CA,
  • Assisted dentists, hygienists and other personnel by handing appropriate tools and supplies needed for procedures.
  • Recorded patients' health histories, documented current symptoms and pulled up records from prior visits for dentists to view and evaluate.
  • Helped complete routine procedures by preparing patients and instruments for expected needs.
  • Assisted dentists by passing instruments, suctioning intraoral fluids.
  • Scheduled appointments for new and existing customers.
  • Prepared and positioned patients for procedures by clipping dental napkins.
  • Supported dentists during procedures to restore teeth, like dental fillings, permanent and temporary crowns.
  • Educated patients on postoperative care, including how to protect dental work and boost healing.
  • Typed patient data into computer system using SoftDent while following privacy laws and maintaining high level of accuracy.
  • Prepared patient X-rays and images for review by dentist.
  • Took dental images following strict patient protection rules by mentioning risks during pregnancy, and applying lead aprons.
  • Cleaned and sanitized dental tools and equipment, straightened treatment rooms and restocked supplies to prep for next patient and maintain health and safety practices.
  • Sanitized trays, instruments and surfaces for clean dental office setting and patient safety.
  • Scheduled appointments, prepared bills and received payment for dental services by completing insurance forms, verifying insurance information and maintaining records.
  • Verified proper operation of dental equipment by completing preventive maintenance, troubleshooting malfunctions and calling for repairs.
  • Prepared and arranged instruments, medications and required materials, including cement, composites and impression materials.
  • Documented patients' dental health information, medical history and vital signs.
  • Assisted dentist in management of medical or dental emergencies.
  • Maintained dental supply inventory by checking stock to determine inventory levels and placing and expediting orders for supplies.
  • Assisted dentist with procedures.
  • Booked appointments for patients using SoftDent.
  • Explained treatment procedures and instructed patients on home care guidelines.
  • Staged tray for procedures by arranging dental instruments and equipment.
  • Provided diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies.
  • Used SoftDent to document and maintain patient information and health background.
10/2008 to 07/2011
Dental Assistant Alameda Health System Hayward, CA,
  • Assisted dentist by handing appropriate tools and supplies needed for procedures.
  • Prepared and positioned patients for procedures by clipping dental napkins.
  • Typed patient data into computer system using SoftDent while following privacy laws and maintaining high level of accuracy.
  • Prepared patient X-rays and images by for review by dentist.
  • Prepared rooms for patient treatment by cleaning and sterilizing tools and equipment.
  • Cleaned and sanitized dental tools and equipment, straightened treatment rooms and restocked supplies to prep for next patient and maintain health and safety practices.
  • Sanitized trays, instruments and surfaces for clean dental office setting and patient safety.
  • Maintained dental supply inventory by checking stock to determine inventory levels and placing and expediting orders for supplies.
  • Staged tray for procedures by arranging dental instruments and equipment.
  • Used SoftDent to document and maintain patient information and health background.
Education
Expected in
Bachelor of Science: Biology
University Of California, Riverside - Riverside, California,
GPA:
Expected in 06/2021
DDS:
University Of The Pacific School Of Dentistry - San Francisco, CA,
GPA:
Hobbies

When not at work, I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, camping, scuba diving, reading, escape rooms and playing video games.

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School Attended
  • University Of California, Riverside
  • University Of The Pacific School Of Dentistry
Job Titles Held:
  • Student Dentist
  • Dental Assistant
  • Dental Assistant
Degrees
  • Bachelor of Science
  • DDS

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