Lead Dental Assistant Resume Samples

Lead dental assistants work along with the dental assistants in the dental clinics and large practices. Like all other dental assistants, these lead assistants are expected to carry out the following roles and responsibilities – handle and execute all administrative and supervisory tasks, develop staff schedules, handle time-off requests, oversee all aspects of patient’s services, handle patient’s doubts, feedbacks and complaints, act as go-betweens for dental assistants and dentists, taking patients for X-rays, routine cleaning, and administering local anesthetics. Other duties to be included in the Lead Dental Assistant Resume are preparing the examination room, sterilizing instruments, informing dentists of appointments and waiting room statuses.

Qualifications such as knowledge of instruments, maintaining patients’ database and soft-spoken skills are normally expected by the hiring employers. To work as a lead dental assistant, a candidate must be trained and certified in this area. A High School diploma with practical experience is also required for this job position.

Lead Dental Assistant Resume

Objective : Objectives: To find fulltime teaching employment within the dental field that allows me to encompass my skills as a Registered Dental Assistant along with my higher education of the sciences. I have recently relocated here from Texas and I am looking for a new dental family. I am a team orientated person who enjoys new challenges. I have worked in dentistry since 1985, both here in the United States and United Kingdom, and I feel that I have a lot to offer a teaching institution.

Skills : Detail Oriented, time management, customer service, hard working. Multi task.

Description :

    1. Duties, Accomplishments and Related Skills: Provides dental assistance and related patient care and support.
    2. Performs duties in essentially all phases of patient examination, restorative, prosthodontics, root canals, and oral surgery as performed in general dentistry.
    3. Uses Eagle Soft Chart Software to document examination and treatment information.
    4. Operates Planmeca Promax digital dental x-ray equipment.
    5. Supervises the mixing, pouring and trimming of models from impressions.
    6. Supervises the preparation of dental chairs and inventory of surgical trays for general use.
    7. Supervises the sterilization of instruments, materials and equipment.
    8. Supervises the training and orientation of newly hired dental assistants in the clinic.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Medical Assistant


Lead Dental Assistant II Resume

Objective : I am seeking a company where I can use my experience and education to help the company meet and surpass its goals.

Skills : microsoft office, Office Management, Administrative Duties, Chair side dental assistant, Dentrix, Eaglesoft.

Description :

    1. Scheduling, treatment planning, collections, billing, insurance and office management.
    2. Also proficient with Dentrix and Eaglesoft software.
    3. Specialized in the assisting of Cosmetic and Implant Dentistry, and Endodontic.
    4. Administered routine patient care and monitoring, including instrument and material setup and sterilization.
    5. Provided chair-side assistance during clinical treatments, alginate impressions, fabricated and cemented temporary crowns and bridges, and dental x-rays.
    6. Repaired, adjusted and polished prosthetics.
    7. Performed tooth bleaching, child prophylaxis and sealants.
    8. Ordering all supplies and maintenance needed for the office.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certification


Lead Dental Assistant III Resume

Objective : Enthusiastic and passionate Dental Assistant with extensive skills and 5 years experience in providing excellent dental treatment. A proven combat Army veteran with the initiative and integrity to perform at the highest levels. Exceptional interpersonal and patient skills to communicate effectively with patients and Dentists.

Skills : SKILLS- Type 40-50 wpm Knowledgeable in Microsoft windows,.

Description :

    1. Perform chair side assistance duties in all phases of patient examination, restorative, oral surgery, prosthodontics, orthodontics, pedodontics, endodontics, periodontics and dental implant surgeries.
    2. Receive and schedule patients using DENTRIX and/or relays follow-up appointment requirements to clinic receptionists.
    3. Responsible for delivery and placement of Invisalign trays and attachments.
    4. Take impressions, pour, trim and polish casts; fabricate temporary crowns and night guards.
    5. Responsible for inventory, ordering supplies while maintaining monthly budget.
    6. Operate dental X-ray equipment to take intra/extra-oral radiographs.
    7. Managed Doctor's production numbers to ensure procedures properly coincide with the alloted appointment times.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Dental Assistant/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Certified Dental Assistant with 20+years experience. Dedicated and energetic with a true compassion and love for dentistry. Experience with Dentrix and digital x-ray. Excellent in leadership, ordering supplies, charting, and patient care.

Skills : Expanded Duty Dental Assisting.

Description :

    1. Assisted in General Dentistry, preventative, endodontic, pediatrics, and oral surgery.
    2. Performed forehanded dentistry, placing dental dams, preparing patients for procedures.
    3. Maintained dental records with established protocol and procedures.
    4. Provided preventative maintenance of suction lines and compressor system.
    5. Responsible for sterilization, organization and setting up dental supplies, ensuring that all dental supplies are clean, dated, and processed according to OSHA guidelines.
    6. Took impressions and made diagnostic casts.
    7. Irrigated and packed dry sockets; placed and contoured temporary fillings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification

Lead Dental Assistant Resume

Summary : Dedicated professional with 14+ years of diverse dentistry experience, excellent verbal and written communications, and excellent customer/patient skills, seeking a challenging position in a dentistry-focused environment. Proficiencies include but are not limited to leadership, teamwork, and problem solving with a strong work ethic and commitment to success. CORE KNOWLEGE & SKILL AREAS Four hand Dentistry, Sterilize instruments and disinfect operatory, Order supplies and maintain inventory, Supervise medical waste removal, Pack and track lab cases, Take impressions, Pour and trim cast, Provide maintenance on autoclave, compressor, suction, lab trimmer x-ray processor, Take and process x-rays, Apply Fluoride treatments, Fabricate custom trays, night guards, suck down retainers and temp crowns, Schedule and confirm appointments, Set up for procedures and assist in General, Implants, Periodontics and Orthodontist.

Skills : Preventive Care Protective Sealants Dental Charting Patient Management Patient Care Medical Documentation Patient and family communication, Coronal polishing ability Dental x-rays expertise Vital signs aptitude Expanded Functions Confidentiality AssuranceSterile.

Description :

    1. Assist in general, orthodontic, implants, periodontal procedures Provides four handed chair side dental assistance during restorative, endodontic, periodontics, prosthodontic, and oral surgery procedures.
    2. Reviews and records medical history, vital signs and patient consent in the dental electronic medical record.
    3. Serves as a patient advocate by ensuring that patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment.
    4. Takes and develops dental x-rays and completes dental charting according to instruction given by the dentist.
    5. Performs daily dental chart review to ensure an accurate and timely work-flow process.
    6. Provides appropriate oral health education, including nutritional counseling, tooth-brushing and flossing techniques.
    7. Performs regular maintenance to ensure proper functioning of digital x-ray equipment and traditional x-ray processors.
    8. Maintains daily log of in-coming and out-going dental lab cases.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Dental Assistant

Lead Dental Assistant I Resume

Objective : Hard-working and self-motivated Dental Assistant with ability to complete tasks on-time, follow detailed instructions and work independently or as part of a team. Demonstrated ability to efficiently perform 4 handed dentistry. Exceptional ability to establish positive and trusting relationships with management, co-workers, and patients.

Skills : Word, Microsoft, Customer Service, Excel, Fax, Public Speaking, Hiring, Management, Receptionist.

Description :

    1. Performs chair side assisting duties which encompass all routine dental procedures in general Dentistry.
    2. Checks patient medication lists for blood thinners and bisphosphonates.
    3. Properly record all treatment rendered Responsible for cleaning, sharpening, packaging and sterilizing all dental instruments and for proper storage when not in use.
    4. Prepares patient and operatory for proper dental procedure including setting up the proper instruments necessary.
    5. Responsible for proper exposure, processing and mounting of radiograph film, (digital radiograph) Provide routine prophylaxis and topical fluoride treatment as assigned by dentist.
    6. Perform routine dental laboratory procedures, including pouring and trimming models, constructing custom trays, fabricating base plates and bite rims.
    7. Keeping clinic well supplied and requisitioning supplies and equipment.
    8. Relay to patient post treatment instructions as well as motivating and instructing patients in proper preventive techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School In General

Sr. Lead Dental Assistant Resume

Headline : Certified Addictions Counselor, effective at working with clients who may be in crisis due to substance use or mental health disorder. Acts as a sympathetic guide and advocate to help them navigate complex and stressful situations. Actively listens and builds trust to help clients resolve personal issues and achieve life goals.

Skills : Patient Care, Preventive Health, Oral Examinations, Training and Education, Inventory Management, Devising Wellness Plans, Soft Tissue Management Programs, Dentrix, Arrestin, Cross-Functional Skills, Bilingual.

Description :

    1. Confirming appointments, insurance breakdowns, new patient information, taking payments, scheduling patients, answering the phone.
    2. Adhered to OSHA standards and procedures to ensure my personal safety and the safety of the patient.
    3. Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
    4. Assisted dentist in management of medical or dental emergencies when necessary.
    5. Worked closely with patients before, during and after dental procedures.
    6. Competently prepared dental materials including cements and composites.
    7. Developed and implemented individualized dental care plans for patients.
    8. Instructed patients on dental hygiene practices such as proper tooth-brushing and flossing techniques.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates Of Science

Lead Dental Assistant/Associate Resume

Headline : To obtain employment as an experienced office assistant/administrative assistant and utilize my 5+ years of experience to create a better working environment and optimize working and patient care efficiency.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Account Management, Customer Service, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
    2. Prepares patient for dental treatment by welcoming, comforting, seating, and draping patient.
    3. Provides information to patients and employees by answering questions and requests.
    4. Provides instrumentation by sterilizing and delivering instruments to treatment area; positioning instruments for dentist's access; suctioning; passing instruments.
    5. Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth.
    6. Provides diagnostic information by exposing and developing radiographic studies; pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts.
    7. Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances.
    8. Helps dentist manage dental and medical emergencies by maintaining cpr certification, emergency drug and oxygen supply, and emergency telephone directory.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Dental Assistant Head Resume

Summary : Dynamic, results-driven professional with extensive experience in operations management that consistently exceeds expectations in high-pressure, fast-paced environments that deliver strong and sustainable gains in performance, productivity, and profitability. Proficient in project/program planning, execution monitoring, and resource balancing skills with ability to support multiple simultaneous projects within an organizational structure.

Skills : DENTAL RADIOGRAPHY CERTIFICATE ,CHARTING PATIENT CARE.

Description :

    1. Trained and managed dental assistant staff on office policies and procedures.
    2. Proficient in general dentistry chair-side duties.
    3. Quality control by studying, evaluating, re-designing changes through process control.
    4. Worked in partnership with military dental units to ensure mission and soldier requirements.
    5. Updated job knowledge through educational opportunities; publications, job trends.
    6. Created informational material for specific dental procedures to provide to clientele.
    7. Served as point of contact regarding availability and allocation of material and equipment.
    8. Utilized Dentrix to document clientele information and to notate procedures performed.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Healthcare Leadership

Lead Dental Assistant/Analyst Resume

Headline : Ambitious Office Assistant, excellent at juggling multiple tasks and working under pressure. Broad industry experience includes Healthcare, Dental and Administrative.

Skills : Expanded Duties Certified.

Description :

    1. Set up examination room and dental trays in preparation for examinations and procedures.
    2. Successfully assisted the dentist by performing four-handed dentistry and other chair-side duties.
    3. Accurately recorded treatment information in patient records.
    4. Assisted dentist in management of medical or dental emergencies when necessary.
    5. Worked closely with patients before, during and after dental procedures.
    6. Competently prepared dental materials including cements, amalgams and composites.
    7. Diligently cleaned instruments and work areas in accordance with sterilization and disinfectant protocol.
    8. Maintained proper universal precautions and infection control procedures at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Dental Assisting

Lead Dental Assistant III Resume

Summary : Seeking Full Time employment as an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant. I have certifications in; SC X-ray Certification, Nitrous Oxide and CPR. I am a self-starter, goal oriented, friendly, individual wanting to work with all patients and expand my knowledge about the dentistry field. I have fifteen months of experience working in a general dentist office.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Cerec Software.

Description :

    1. Served as the sole lead in dental office ensuring operations ran smoothly.
    2. Resolved issues among staff and with patients.
    3. Handled two operatories simultaneously and efficiently.
    4. Maintained clean, sterile and organized operatories, instruments and laboratory for patient safety.
    5. Assisted dentist in four-handed chairside general and specialty procedures, making patients feel relaxed as possible while preparing them for treatment.
    6. Trained and mentored interns in dental procedures to prepare them for graduation and future employment.
    7. Managed dental supply inventory and ordered appropriate quantity as needed.
    8. Worked well with patients of all age groups and diverse backgrounds.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Lead Dental Assistant/Chief Resume

Objective : Empathetic dental assistant professional with a record of reassuring and alleviating patient fears. Enthusiastic about dental health and enjoys educating patients about personal dental care, hygiene and preventative techniques.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excel.

Description :

    1. Responsible for conducting comparison analysis of how many patients.
    2. Supervised the preparation of all monthly reports and maintained production.
    3. Supervised office personnel ensuring all duties were performed accurately and timely.
    4. Supervised and trained students, researched and corrected accounts.
    5. Submitted claims for financial reimbursement.
    6. Assisted subordinates and supervisors in identifying and resolving problems.
    7. Composed and facilitated monthly calendar for doctors.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate In Dental Assistant

Lead Dental Assistant Rep Resume

Summary : Experienced Dental Assistant seeking a position where my skills and experience will be an asset to the company while furthering my knowledge and abilities in the process.

Skills : Bilingual In Spanish And English.

Description :

    1. Prepared and arranged instruments, medications and required material.
    2. Prepared patients for dental health services and instructed them in appropriate post dental treatment, diet and oral hygiene.
    3. Prepared dental materials: cements, amalgam, composite, and impression materials.
    4. Promptly followed all instructions from the dentist dealing with patient comfort.
    5. Took inventory, stocked all supplies, instruments and medications and ordered said items.
    6. Exposed developing and processing dental x-rays and maintained x-ray machinery.
    7. Performed required laboratory procedures such as taking dental impressions, poured plater modals, and tooth extractions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Professional Lead Dental Assistant Resume

Objective : Dental Assistant Student/Intern gaining experience in direct patient care, routine laboratory tasks, and general office management. Dedicated to researching and implementing high quality care while promoting education to patients of all ages.

Skills : Microsoft, Dentrix, OSM, Ortho Ware.

Description :

    1. Assisted in all general practice procedures: composite fillings, crown preps, root canal therapy, extractions.
    2. Prepared all instruments and tray set-ups for all procedures.
    3. Made all temporary crowns and inserted permanent crowns.
    4. Corresponded with the Doctor to implement treatment plans to the patient.
    5. Generated digital x-rays and processed x-rays to be filed into patient's chart using the Dentronix system.
    6. Handled sterilization techniques according to OSHA regulations.
    7. Produced impressions for Dentures and bleaching trays.
    8. Performed technique for bleaching teeth for in office procedure.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
AA In Dental Assisting

Lead Dental Assistant Resume

Objective : Highly motivated, transitioning military veteran ready to add value to your organization today. Ten years of solid work experience with six years in a leadership/management position. Technical experience coupled with excellent soft skills.

Skills : Microsft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Leadership And Training Skills, Employee Scheduling, Flexibility/Adaptability, Planning And Organizing, Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Managed dental assistant staff, scheduling, treatment planning, collections, billing, insurance and office management.
    2. Provided chair-side assistance during clinical treatments, alginate impressions, fabricated and cemented temporary crowns and bridges, and dental x-rays.
    3. Executed general dental laboratory functions, including pouring molds, trim models and mount bite articulators.
    4. Gained experience in exposing and processing X-rays; fabricating crowns, pouring impressions, trimming models and preparing orthodontic equipment; and assisting with extractions, impactions, fillings, implants, local anesthesia, suture placements/removals and biopsies.
    5. Processed case instructions from laboratory instructions.
    6. Administered routine patient care and monitoring, including instrument and material setup and sterilization.
    7. Provided exceptional oral hygiene care under supervision to a variety of patients in addition to assigned clerical duties.
    8. Assisted with the induction and training of new team members, updated the appointment book and any computer files.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Certificate In Dental Assistant