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Expanded Duties Dental Assistant

Location:
Colorado Springs, CO
Posted:
April 22, 2016

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Becky Lynn Marlow

**** ********* *****

Colorado Springs, CO 80923 US

Mobile: 785-***-****

Email: acugze@r.postjobfree.com

Availability:

Job Type: Permanent

Work Schedule: Full-Time

Desired locations:

US - CO - Air Force Academy

US - CO - Fort Carson

Work Experience:

Powers Dental Group LLC

5780 N Carefree Cir

Colorado Springs, CO 80917

09/02/2015 - Present

Salary: 18.00 USD Per Hour

Hours per week: 36+

Dental Assistant

Supervisor: Susan Johnson/Office Manager (719- 597-9737)

Okay to contact this Supervisor: No

Perform all phases of chair side assisting procedures to include reviewing and recording Health History, vital signs, digital radiographs, fillings, crown and bridge, oral surgery to include implant placement procedures, IV and oral sedation. Versatile in assisting seven different doctors and their techniques of dentistry, being able to anticipate each doctor’s next need for various instruments, materials and services. Record charting of the procedures performed in the patient dental record. Properly maintaining sterilization of all dental instruments, materials and equipment. Keeping rooms stocked, clean and organized to maintain an even flowing back office environment along with a team of dental professionals.

Konza Prairie Community Health and Dental Center

361 Grant Avenue

Junction City, KS 66441 US

10/13/2011 – 08/05/2015

Salary: 15.00 USD Per Hour

Hours per week: 40

Lead Dental Assistant

Supervisor: Adam Bowen 785-***-****)

Okay to contact this Supervisor: Yes

I am dedicated to assisting the dentist(s) with all phases of dentistry. Duties included greeting/receiving patients and preparing patients for dental treatment. Set up of operative rooms and instrument trays. Assisting the dentist directly at chair side in the treatment of patients during operative, oral surgery, and a wide range of other procedures with four-handed dentistry; fully anticipating the dentist's needs for various instruments, materials and services. Performing reversible inta-oral procedures under the supervision of the dentist(s). Perform dental intra-oral and extra-oral radiography in the form of digital and conventional film images. Assisting the dentist in the management of medical and dental emergencies. Properly maintaining sterilization of all dental instruments, materials and equipment. Keeping operatories stocked, organized and cleaned. Dental charting while assisting the dentist with patient examinations. Recording treatment needed, vital signs and reviewing medical/dental histories of patients in dental records. Keeping records of appointments and examinations, treatments and supplies. Instructing patients in preventative dental care measures, general nutrition as related to dental health and the common causes of tooth decay. Providing patients with postoperative instructions prescribed by the dentist. Assisting with implementation and documentation of general dental infection control and safety procedures in compliance with the CDC, ADA and local infection control procedures and guidelines. Scheduling, cancelling and rescheduling patient appointments. Trained new incoming Dental Assistants on current Standard Of Procedures (SOP) of office. Performed weekly steam-line ordering for dental supplies, materials and dental instruments for eight dental providers to include hygienist.

Dental Health Management Solutions

2001 Windy Terrace Suite F

Cedar Park, TX 78613 US

10/2012 - Present

Salary: 150.00 USD Per Day

Hours per week: 10

Dental Assistant

Supervisor: DHMS 512-***-**** )

Okay to contact this Supervisor: Yes

Work with a team of dental professionals taking digital images, charting and assisting doctors with dental procedures on Army National Guard/Reserve, Air Guard, Navy and Marine Service Members using equipment provided by Logistic Health Inc. (LHI) while Service Members are on their weekend drill maneuvers or annual training exercises to make sure they are mission ready and not class III status for upcoming deployments.

Health Centered Dentistry

1400 Benson Blvd.

Anchorage, AK 99503 US

03/2008 - 06/2011

Salary: 20.00 USD Per Hour

Hours per week: 40

Dental Assistant

Supervisor: Clint Henrie DMD/Owner 907-***-****)

Okay to contact this Supervisor: Yes

Performed all laboratory and chair side assisting procedures to include digital radiographs, fillings, crown and bridge, making and cementing of acrylic temporary crowns, root canals, preliminary impressions and oral surgery to include implant placement procedures. Assisted with doctors who performed procedures under oral and IV sedation techniques and monitored readings with Pulse Oximeter. Followed all OSHA guidelines for serialization of equipment and instruments. Computer and paper charting of restorations and sequencing treatment plans. Front office experience to include checking in and out patients as well as scheduling. Proficient in patient education.

Education:

Alaska Dental Careers Foundation Anchorage, AK US

Technical or Occupational Certificate 12/2007

GPA: 4.0 of a maximum 4.0

Relevant Coursework, Licenses and Certifications:

Related Courses:

• Dental Health

• Anatomy

• Chair side Assisting

• Radiology

• Front Desk Scheduling/Scheduling Institute

• Clinical

• Office Procedures

• Dental Materials

• Dental Implants/Nobel Biocare

• Laboratory cases

Job Related Training:

Alaska Dental Careers Foundation Dental Assisting Program 12/15/2007

Nomad Pro Radiology Certification 10/13/2011

Nomad Pro 2 Radiology Certification 06/21/2012

Bloodborne Pathogens OSHA Training 10/22/2013

Oral Health: Kansas School Oral Health Screening Program (1029736) 08/28/2012

BLS (CPR & AED) 11/2014

IBMC College EDDA Coarse Certification 08/21/2015

Language Skills:

Language Spoken Written Read

English Advanced

References:

Name Employer Title Phone Email

Adam Bowen DDS Konza Prairie Community Health & Dental Center Dentist 785-***-**** acugze@r.postjobfree.com

Karma Weeden DDS Konza Prairie Community Health & Dental Center Dentist 785-***-**** +255 acugze@r.postjobfree.com

Clint Henrie DMD Health Centered Dentistry Dentist/Owner 907-***-****

Greg Bragiel DDS PC Health Centered Dentistry Dentist 907-***-****

Laurie Lachiusa Alaskan Family Dental Center Office Manager/Receptionist 907-***-**** acugze@r.postjobfree.com Indicates professional reference



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