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Obejective
I am a well motivated and determined individual who is currently working as an orthodontist assitant who is pursuing new experiences and opportunites in the dental industry.
Professional Summary
Team-orientated employee who works well in a collaborative environment, yet thrives on personal achievements. Energetic and always has a positive mood towards customers and co workers.
Excellent at working in fast-paced, deadlined-driven environments and am very flexible with work hours that are given to me.
Work History
07/2017 to Current
Westside Orthodontist Devan Naidu Toowoomba, QLD
  • Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
  • Prepares patient for orthodontic treatment by welcoming, seating and then removing the current modules/power chain and trimming and centring wires.
  • Documents orthodontic care services by charting in patients records.
  • Assists during band up's by passing of brackets and instruments, followed by finishing with inserting of the wire, placing on the modules and then going through OHI and braces talk with the patient.
  • Assists during debands by using suction, passing of instructions and mixing of alginate.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules and regulations.
  • Sterilization of all tools and instruments.


01/2016 to 12/2017
Supa News Wendy Ferguson Toowoomba, QLD
  • Everyday customer service, face to face and over the phone.
  • Lotto sales.
  • Recieving and processing of cash and eftpos sales.
  • Opening and closing of the store, including counting cash, opening/closing registers, setting up machines for the day.
  • Banking duties.
  • Everyday cleaning resposibilites.
  • Processing and ordering of stock.
03/2015 to 01/2016
JB Hi Fi JB Hi-Fi Toowoomba City, QLD
  • Recieving and processing of cash and eftpos sales.
  • Everyday customer service, face to face and over the phone.
  • Putting through finance applicants for customers.
  • Everyday cleaning responsibilites.
  • Processing stock.
Education
2008-2012

Warwick State High School - Warwick, QLD, Australia
2011-2012
Cert 4 Design Fundamentals
Warwick Tafe - Warwick

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Summary
Hardworking,detail-oriented, energetic and positive Orthodontist Assistant in Training with background as a Hygiene Assistant and Denture Lab Tech looking to join a growing Dental or Orthodontics team. 
Skills
  • Take Impressions
  • Proficient intraoral/facial photos
  • Sterilize Instruments
  • Dental Radiology Certification
  • Itero experience 
  • Edge Software experience
  • Invisalign 
Experience
Orthodontist Assistant (on the job training)
Northampton, MA
Rigali & Walder Orthodontics: Rigali Linda E DDS/ Oct 2017 to May 2018
My multi-faceted job included explaining and performing procedures to the patient. I helped in daily setup in the sterilization room, office and the workstations. I assisted in many different procedures including Invisalign bandings, regular Invisalign appointments as well as adjustments, Bracketing traditional braces, insertion of retainers/Vivera.
I received both my Dental Radiology Certification and my CPR Certification.
Hygiene Assistant/Training to be a Surgical Assistant
DeLand, FL
Ferris Robert T DDS/ Sep 2001 to Aug 2004
 My job entailed polishing patients' teeth, generate and process x-rays and place them in film holder. I sterilized and bagged all instruments, discussed pre/post op instructions with patients, monitored patients while on N2O, cleaned, sanitized, and prepared hygiene rooms for the next patient. 
Hygiene Assistant
Englewood, Fl
Dr Gelder, Forester, and Davis/ Jul 1999 to Aug 2001 I worked directly under a hygienist during oral examinations/charting of teeth. I assisted chair-side for procedures. I sterilized and bagged all instruments, dentures, and partials. I sanitized and cleaned hygiene rooms in preparation for the next patients. I learned to develop and place x-rays in film holder. 
Denture Lab Tech
Englewood, Fl
Advanced Dental Care / May 1998 to Jun 1999 I assisted in the process of making dentures, partials, retainers, and crowns. I maintained and cleaned the dental lab at the end of the day and also on weekends. I answered phones at the reception area when needed and also pulled and filed charts. 
Education and Training
High School Diploma Lemon Bay High School 1196 Englewood, FL, United States
I received my Dental Radiology and also CPR Certification 2018

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Professional Summary
Orthodontic assistant experienced in direct patient care,maintaining bracket & wire changes, routine laboratory tasks, creating and updating patient records.
Skills
  • Dental Radiography certificate
  • Orthodontic digital x-rays 
  • Certified in First Aid
  • CPR certification
  • Adult and child tooth charting
  • Patient education
  • Expert in lythos scanning
  • Accomplished in bonding
  • proficient with insignia 
  • Patient oral care
  • provide bracket and wire maintenance
  • Team player 
  • MS Windows proficient
  • Quick learner
  • Strong patient relations
  • Customer service Certified
  • Adept multi-tasker
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Resourceful and reliable worker
  • Patient chart Reading
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Professional chair side manner
  • Customer service-oriented
Work History
09/2013 to Current
Orthodontist Assistant Dr.Alan Bagden & Marie Coffelt Springfield, VA
  • Only member in the office trained to take Lytho scans
  • Take Panoramic and Ceph X-Rays
  • Take Impressions and processed Insignia cases
  • Processes all outside Lab work (Check in, Send out ect.)
  • Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
  • Successfully assist the Dr.s by performing four-handed orthodontic procedures and other chair-side duties.
  • Accurately record treatment information in patient records.
  • Alert other staff when patients arrived and prepared records for Dr's review.
  • Assist Dr's in management of orthodontic emergencies when necessary.
  • Work closely with patients before, during and after dental procedures.
  • Diligently clean instruments and work areas in accordance with sterilization and disinfectant protocol.
  • Maintain proper universal precautions and infection control procedures at all times.
  • Sharpened and sterilized dental instruments.
  • Take impressions for retainers and appliances.
  • Make Invisible retainers in office 
  • Instruct patients on dental hygiene practices such as proper tooth-brushing and flossing techniques.
  • Educate patients and parents of oral hygiene 
  • Counseled patients about proper nutrition and Home care instructions
  • Skillfully used hand instruments, and prophy hand pieces to remove hard deposits and stains from teeth.
Education
Fall 2012
General studies:
Ferrum college - Alexandria, VA
2013
E.M.S: Emergency Medical service course
Northern Virginia Community - Alexandria, VA
2012
High School Diploma:
T.C Williams Highschool - Alexandria, VA
  • Recipient of Alexandria Scholarship fund of Alexandria
  • Student government president 3 years in a row
  • Emphasis in D.E.C.A and marketing
Accomplishments

  • Trained in Lthyos scanning
  • Dental radiology certification
  • CPR and First Aid certified as a health care provider

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Professional Summary

Compassionate dental Assistant  well-versed in four-handed chair side dentistry, routine restorations and intra-oral techniques.

Can place fillings with composite material

Certified in coronal polishing 

I am a people person, quick learner and team player

 Love to make sure patient is comfortable and at ease.

Skills
  • Dental materials knowledge
  • Sterilization techniques familiarity
  • Dental Radiography certificate
  • Syringes and anesthetics knowledge
  • Model trimming competency
  • Gentle patient care
  • Ligation and removal expert
  • Orthodontic digital x-rays
  • Instrumentation familiarity
  • Coronal Polish (CP)
  • Endo, ortho and oral surgery
  • Temporary crown and bridge fabrication
  • Adult tooth charting
  • Radiographs expertise
  • Full mouth radiographs
  • Adept at inserting cosmetic fillings
  • Root canal therapy
Work History
Expandef Dental Assistant , 03/2015 to Current
White and White Dentistry Reidland, KY
  • Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
  • Successfully assisted the dentist by performing four-handed dentistry and other chair-side duties.
  • Accurately recorded treatment information in patient records.
  • Worked closely with patients before, during and after dental procedures.
  • Competently prepared dental materials including cements, amalgams and composites.
  • Diligently cleaned instruments and work areas in accordance with sterilization and disinfectant protocol.
  • Designed a dental report card that explained patients' dental health status and treatment plans.
  • Took impressions for retainers and appliances.
        
hygiene assistant /dental Assistant , 04/2012 to 03/2014
Bohle Family Dentistry Paducah KY
  • Politely answered phones and scheduled or confirmed office appointments and surgeries.
  • Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
  • Successfully assisted the dentist by performing four-handed dentistry and other chair-side duties.
  • Accurately recorded treatment information in patient records.
  • Assisted dentist in management of medical or dental emergencies when necessary.
  • Worked closely with patients before, during and after dental procedures.
  • Competently prepared dental materials including cements, amalgams and composites.
  • Diligently cleaned instruments and work areas in accordance with sterilization and disinfectant protocol.
  • Took impressions for retainers and appliances.
  • Instructed patients on dental hygiene practices such as proper tooth-brushing and flossing techniques.
  • Capably performed prophylaxis in the absence of periodontal disease or gingivitis.
  • Treated exposure of pulp by pulp capping, removal of pulp from pulp chamber and root canals.
  • Designed and fitted prosthodontic appliances, including bridges, space maintainers and dentures.
  • Routinely performed oral examinations, restorations, extractions, prophylactic and other dental work.
Orthodontist Assistant , 09/2009 to 09/2011
Rice Orthodontist Paducah, KY

    • Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
    • Educated patients about proper oral hygiene and plaque control procedures.
    • Diligently cleaned instruments and work areas in accordance with sterilization and disinfectant protocol.
    • Took impressions for retainers and appliances.
    • Instructed patients on dental hygiene practices such as proper tooth-brushing and flossing techniques.
    • Competently exposed, developed and mounted dental x-rays (both intraoral and extraoral).
                   
Orthodontist Assistant , 01/1996 to 09/2006
Dr James Woods Orthodontist Paducah, KY
  • Politely answered phones and scheduled or confirmed office appointments and surgeries.
  • Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
  • Accurately recorded treatment information in patient records.
  • Educated patients about proper oral hygiene and plaque control procedures.
  • Took impressions for retainers and appliances.
  • Instructed patients on dental hygiene practices such as proper tooth-brushing and flossing techniques.
  • Competently exposed, developed and mounted dental x-rays (both intraoral and extraoral).
Education
High School Diploma: 1990
Ballard county school - Lacenter KY
college credits: from 1
West Kentucky Career and Techinal School - Paducah, KY
Completed Dental Assistant course: Dental instruments, xray certified, chairside assisting, completed class in 1995
Bohle Family Dentistry School - Paducah KY
certified coronal polishing : coronal polishing , 2013 received certificate
Lexington University - Lexington, KY