Donna N. Wonderling
Johnsonburg, Pa. 15845 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
I aspire to obtain a position as a dental assistant within an organization that I may utilize my skills and education of 12 years ultimately allowing me to facilitate maximum production and quality patient care for the office.
SKILLS AND RESPONSIBIITIES
Exposing digital radiographs
Sterilization of instruments and operatories
Lab work including study models, whitening trays, and creating temporary crowns
Chair side assisting with general dentistry
Composite fillings, oral surgery, root canals, crown and bridge procedures, and some sedation dentistry, along with sealant placement
Patient education on dental care and recommended treatment
Patient intake, appointment scheduling, answering phones along with care calls following difficult procedures,
Lab invoices, ordering and inventory of sedation drugs, and supply inventory
Managing the schedule for optimal patient care and efficiency
Oral Health education at Lily Lake Elementary in Stillwater, MN - K through 4
Head Dental Assistant 2006 to 2012
Stillwater Family Dental, Oak Park Heights, MN. 55082
Dental Assistant 2004-2005
McInnes Family Dental, Chandler, AZ
Chemeketa Community College, Salem, OR
Major: Dental Assistant Program -- GPA 3.8
Certification and X-ray Licensure June 13, 2000
Star of the North
Annual license renewal 2005 through 2010
RDA, CDA, CPR Commonwealth of Pennsylvanian February 8, 2012
RDA, CDA, CPR and N2O Minnesota Board of Dentistry June 25, 2008
RDA, CDA, CPR, Sealant placement Oregon Board of Dentistry June 13, 2000
ADDITIONAL SKILLS Computer software Dentrix and Dexis, intra oral and extra oral photos, child prophys, sealant placement, development of oral health presentations for schools
422 Mill St.
Johnsonburg, Pa. 15845
Hello, I am interested in a licensed dental assistant position with your office. Having over 12 years of experience in general dentistry. Some of the attributes I have to offer include being a self-starter, great team player, organized allowing me to be very efficient, along with excellent communication skills both written and oral. I am dependable, with a great work ethic, and enjoy giving patients the best possible care along with trying to make it a more enjoyable dental experience for them. During my years of dental assisting, I have obtained many valuable experiences to include digital x-rays, digital charting for the doctor and hygienist, sterilization of instruments and operatories, equipment maintenance, taking and pouring up of alginates, lab work including whitening trays, study models, making temporary crowns, also completing child prophylaxis with placement of fluoride and sealants, chair side assisting with a wide variety of procedures including extensive oral surgery, root canals, crown and bridge procedures and some sedation dentistry. The office I was previously employed also provided a variety of education on patient education, explanation of treatment necessary, marketing, and visiting local schools for oral health presentations. I have some front desk experience, answering phones, patient intake, scheduling appointments, lab invoices, ordering and inventory of sedation drugs.
Thank you for your time in advance and would enjoy the opportunity to meet with you and discuss this position further and learn more about your company and any opportunities available. I will call your office in the days to come to follow up on this and any other opportunities that might be available.