Dental Assistant Externship Resume Samples

A Dental Assistant Externship is regarded as an essential part of a dental program as it provides students with real-time and valuable information to work at the dental facility. During the learning process, certain tasks are also carried out and such are emphasized on the Dental Assistant Externship Resume as follows – reading and understanding the dental procedures that a patient is admitted for; preparing patients for the procedures; sterilizing instruments and setting up instrument trays; preparing materials such as filling and other needed mixtures, and assisting dentists during procedures.

Students who want to pursue a career in this line must groom their skills in the following areas – a polite and courteous attitude, passion to work well with all types of patients; strong knowledge of medical concepts relating to oral care and hygiene; experience in taking x-rays and a being registered for a dental assistant degree or program.

Dental Assistant Externship Resume example

Dental Assistant Externship Resume

Summary : Reliable and honest Dental Assistant dedicated to providing excellent care to patients in a helpful and professional manner to enhance the services provided within a clinic and contribute to the success of the rest of the team through great communication skills and a strong work ethic.

Skills : Bilingual Spanish, Radiography, Mounting, Patient sitting/dismissing.

Description :

    1. Sat patients in the treatment area.
    2. Passed requested instruments to the dentist during dental procedures.
    3. Sterilized and prepared instruments.
    4. Took impressions of teeth for study models.
    5. Polished clinical crowns.
    6. Exposed and developed X-rays.
    7. Provided assistance in the office with tasks such as appointment scheduling, record keeping, telephone management, and billing.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
General Studies


Jr. Dental Assistant Externship Resume

Objective : Energetic Dental Assistant with excellent communication, teamwork, and leadership skills. Very detail-oriented, and a self-starter, able to prioritize effectively to accomplish multiple tasks and stay calm under pressure with a willingness to succeed and constantly improve skills.

Skills : Handed dentistry, Sterilizing & preparing instrument.

Description :

    1. Set up instrument trays, prepare materials, and assist dentist during dental procedures.
    2. Recorded medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients.
    3. Ordered and monitored dental supplies and equipment inventory.
    4. Provided postoperative instructions prescribed by dentist.
    5. Greeted and prepared patients for dental examinations.
    6. Properly sterilized dental equipment and examination rooms in accordance with infection control policies.
    7. Effectively operated x-ray machines and developed x-rays.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma In Dental


Associate Dental Assistant Externship Resume

Objective : To obtain a position that will utilize skills and experiences that will also provide with the opportunity for Professional Growth & Advancement.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Publisher, Patient care.

Description :

    1. Took and recorded medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients.
    2. Greeted and prepared patients for dental examinations.
    3. Properly sterilized dental equipment and examination rooms in accordance with infection control policies.
    4. Effectively operated x-ray machines and developed x-rays.
    5. Coordinated appointment schedules for both the dentist and oral surgeon.
    6. Routinely completed inventory, supply orders and restocked supplies.
    7. Reviewed status of waiting room on a routine basis to ensure that patients were being seen in a timely fashion.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Dental Assistant

Asst. Dental Assistant Externship Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic Dental Assistant seeking and entry level position where can showcase past work experience and provide the best dental care and administrative support to the patients.

Skills : Excellent Spanish Communication, Electronic Medical Records, Accounting.

Description :

    1. Provided appropriate postoperative instructions as prescribed by dentist.
    2. Correctly arranged instrument trays prior to dental procedures and surgeries.
    3. Proficiently assisted dentist with diagnostic, preventative, general, orthodontic, endodontic, surgical and periodontic procedures.
    4. Educated patients about proper oral hygiene and prevention of dental diseases.
    5. Performed impressions, dental x-rays and charting.
    6. Performed dental office duties such as calling patients, faxed, filed, and scanned medical documents.
    7. Confirmed and booked appointments, patient registration, prepared patient records, verified insurance, and greeted the patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate In Dental Assistant

Sr. Dental Assistant Externship Resume

Summary : Multi-Tasking Time Management,Experienced in Assisting Average of 50 Patients per Day. Set Up Management Impressions. Denture Steps Temporary Crowns Bleaching X-Rays. Proficient in Aspen's Dental Software.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Dentrix.

Description :

    1. Retrieved patients' dental records.
    2. Handled dental instruments, materials, and equipment to dentists.
    3. Used suction or similar devices to help keep patients' mouths dry and clear.
    4. Greeted patients upon arrival.
    5. Confirmed appointments.
    6. Obtained patient information, filed and charting.
    7. Escorted patient to treatment room.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Dental Assistant

Lead Dental Assistant Externship Resume

Objective : Caring compassionate individual looking to obtain employment within a dental practice that can best utilize proven skills and abilities.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Dental care.

Description :

    1. Prepare patient for procedures via patient education and treatment room set up.
    2. Assisted dentist with treatments, dental radiology, suctioning, tray set up, room break-down, impressions and crowns.
    3. Conducted all RDA duties front and back office.
    4. Assisted dentist chair-side, coronal polishing.
    5. Assisted with tooth extractions, sterilization, deep cleaning, crown/bridge delivery, amalgam.
    6. Sterilized, removed ties, changed wires.
    7. Assisted dentist in bonding, X-rays, impressions.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate

Dental Assistant Externship III Resume

Headline : CPR/First Aid Certification HIPPA & OSHA Compliance Skilled in Dental Office Procedures Chairside Dental Anatomy Infection Control Dental Terminology Sterilization Pathology Dental Materials Periodontal Care Treatment Room Prep Dental Charting Impressions Dental Materials Excellent Customer Service Provider.

Skills : Excelent Communication And Organization , Responsible, Dependable, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Provided diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies, pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts.
    2. Maintained patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations, cleaning and polishing removable appliances.
    3. Helped dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory.
    4. Educated patients by giving oral hygiene, plaque control, and postoperative instructions.
    5. Prepared patient, sterilized and disinfected instruments, set up instrument trays and prepared materials, for dental procedures.
    6. Took and recorded medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients and also expose dental diagnostic x-rays.
    7. Assisted chair side with patient exams and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Registered Dental Assistant NO 10664

Dental Assistant Externship II Resume

Objective : To obtain a career opportunity that will allow to utilize professional skills, technical skills and dental education for growth and development within the dental profession.

Skills : Dental care, Patient care.

Description :

    1. Respponsible for keeping the office running smoothly in turn keeping the patients happy.
    2. Worked for placement in the Dental Assisting program.
    3. Packed retraction cord Sealants Composite and Amalgam Filings.
    4. Set up for Crowns, assisted in temporary crown fabrications Bite-wing X-rays.
    5. Assisted in basic chairside procedures such as composites, extractions and RCT.
    6. Assisted in examinations, including patient seating, vital signs, digital x-rays, mounting, and charting.
    7. Completed tray set-ups and performed sterilization and infection control techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Certificate Of Completion

Dental Assistant Externship I Resume

Objective : Organized, energetic, self-motivated, CPR, Prophylaxis and Sealant certified Dental Assistant, seeking a full or part time position in a General Dentist Office. An honest and hard-working individual.

Skills : Customer Service, Multi-Tasking.

Description :

    1. Maintained and set up dental equipment and instruments.
    2. Guided patients through the facility's process before and after treatment.
    3. Prepared patient for examination and treatments processes.
    4. Provided post operative instructions to patients.
    5. Preformed coronal polishing.
    6. Assisted in Spanish translation for non-native English speaking patients.
    7. Assisted dentist with cavity prep & restoration, extractions, crown preparation, provision coverage production.
    8. Assisted with Invisalign, Six Month Smile program, as well as bleaching trays.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Dental Assistant Externship Resume

Objective : A Dental Assistant seeking a secure and challenging environment where can effectively provide knowledge and skills to achieve the goals of practice. Having a strong healthcare background, in-depth knowledge of the dental treatment procedures and good communication skills to be put into use as a Dental Assistant.

Skills : Charting, Placement Of Brackets And Orthodontic Bands.

Description :

    1. Politely answered phones and scheduled or confirmed office appointments and surgeries.
    2. Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
    3. Alerted other staff when patients arrived and prepared records for dentist review.
    4. Diligently cleaned instruments and work areas in accordance with sterilization and disinfectant protocol.
    5. Maintained proper universal precautions and infection control procedures at all times.
    6. Instructed patients on dental hygiene practices such as proper tooth-brushing and flossing techniques.
    7. Competently exposed, developed and mounted dental x-rays (both intraoral and extraoral).
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Registered Dental Assistant In Dental