999 Main Street
Seeking a Dental Hygiene position which will enable me to help patients achieve a state of optimal oral health personally appropriate for them. By striving to provide excellence in personal and professional care, this enhancing the productivity of the practice.
11/07 – 07/09 ABC Inc. Any Town, NY
- professional rapport with patients.
- Detected dental caries and periodontal disease.
- Instructed and coached patients with oral health care as well as ideal treatment needed.
- Adult and child prophylaxis.
- Designed and implemented re-care system.
- Scheduled and confirmed hygiene appointments.
01/03 – 12/06 XYZ Corp. Any Town, NY
- Assessed gingival and dental conditions of patients; screened patients for oral cancer; utilized patient screening procedures to include medical history review, dental charting and periocharting; took vital signs as required.
- Delivered direct patient care to patients as assigned, using established dental hygiene procedures; performed routine treatment procedures, such as oral prophylaxis, periodontal debridement and root planning, of sealants and fluorides, and related procedures.
- Placed periodontal dressings and temporary fillings.
- Administered Arestin inside patients’ periodontal pockets.
- Exposed and interpreted digital radiographs.
- Captured patients’ intraoral images, using digital intraoral camera.
- Developed and implemented individualized dental care plans for patients; performed patient education, discharge planning, and patient and family teaching under the supervision of a qualified dentist.
- Made impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts and preparation of bleaching trays.
- Assisted with and instituted emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment of patients.
10/98 – 11/02 BCD Inc. Any Town, NY
- Increased overall hygiene production in an accelerated hygiene department.
- affordable root planning program.
2001-2002 University of California, San Francisco
Associate in Science in Nursing
1996-1998 University of California, San Francisco
Associate in Science in Dental Hygiene
1990-1993 New York High School, New York
High School Diploma
References are available on request.