Dental Assistant Resume Sample (Text version)
Phone Number: 555-555-5555
Team-oriented and dedicated Dental Assistant with 6+ years of extensive experience and comprehensive background in providing support to professional dentists and competent services to patients in fast-paced dental clinics. Adept at instructing patients, monitoring and managing supplies, and maintaining the office appointment calendar. Obtained a Dental Assistant Associate Degree and a Dental Hygienist Bachelor's Degree.
05/2016 - 08/2019, Certified Dental Assistant, Pro Care Dental Clinic, Berlin, Germany
Trained 2 new Dental Assistants in monitoring, ordering, and stocking hygiene room supplies, managing patient recalls, and disinfecting and arranging work. Assisted up to 3 dentists in their daily duties — all examinations, cleanings, and procedures.
- Prepared up to 30 patients daily to undergo dental procedures and assisted dentists with sterilizing instruments, setting up instrument trays, and preparing materials.
- Reordered and issued all medical/dental supplies within budgetary constraints and maintained a perpetual inventory control.
- Ensured all dental records and information were up to date and ready for the dentists.
- Scheduled appointments and sent reminders using Appointee scheduling software, filled in insurance documents, prepared bills, and received payment for dental services.
07/2013 - 02/2016, Registered Dental Assistant, Berlin Dental Services, Berlin, Germany
Monitored all records and policies related to OSHA and back-office sterilization processes.
- Assisted in four-handed dentistry and other chair-side duties.
- Managed patient intake by interviewing and filing patient information for dentist referral for over 100 patients.
- Maintained a clean, sterile, and positive environment, thus ensuring patient comfort and safety.
- Assisted the dentist during the procedure by handing a correct instrument.
09/2009 - 06/2013, Bachelor's Degree in Dental Assisting/Anatomy, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, United States
Certified, Commission on Dental Accredit
DANB Certified Dental Assistant Exam
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