Orthodontic Assistant Resume Samples

An Orthodontic Assistant will assist and treat patients undergoing corrective procedures for spacing or alignment issues with their teeth. The roles and responsibilities for this position vary from state to state, however, the Orthodontic Assistant Resume gives a list of these most common tasks – taking impression of patient’s teeth and mouth, taking x-rays, changing brackets and wires, writing up patient charts, giving oral hygiene details to patients, sterilizing instruments and equipment, pouring and trimming patient molds.

Candidates looking for a career outlook in this field must depict these skills – knowledge of jaw alignments and teeth positioning, staying tuned with current high technology, strong finger dexterity, good hand-eye coordination, proficiency in taking x-rays and preparing molds. Most of the states expect a formal education and certification program. Job applicants possessing an associate’s degree in dental assisting and licensure to practice have better chances of getting this job.

Orthodontic Assistant Resume example

Orthodontic Assistant Resume

Headline : Motivated individual seeks position as a Registered Dental Assistant contributing professionalism, dedication and a desire to continue education.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Performing impressions for study models, retainers, and orthodontic appliances.
    2. Filling out lab slips, and shipping the appropriate models to the lab.
    3. Providing them to the proper order people Care for own set of instruments.
    4. Mentor patients on proper oral health and care of braces appliances.
    5. Preformed duties overseen by the Orthodontist Fitted Orthodontic bands and wires, tied in wires with metal.
    6. Provided education to patients to improve treatment Instructed patients evaluated and relieved orthodontic Emergencies.
    7. Familiarized patients on treatment options Guided patients throughout treatment, what would meet a patients needs best.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Orthodontic Assistant ll Resume

Headline : To reenter the healthcare industry in a position were able to grow and expand on current skills, grow in knowledge, and develop a strong and consistent level of one-on-one patient interaction.

Skills : Microsoft Software, Customer Service, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm, Communication Skills.

Description :

     

    1. Scheduling appointments, answering multi-line phones, ordering supplies.
    2. Provided patients with appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health following surgeries, treatment procedures.
    3. Assisted Orthodontist instrument transfer, patient management, and dental charting abilities.
    4. Responsible for instrument cleaning, sterilization/disinfection, re-circulation, and dental emergency patients.
    5. Post-treatment cares consisting of appliance removal, adhesive removal, tooth polishing, treatment records.
    6. Placement and removal of orthodontic ligature ties, orthodontic separators, orthodontic appliances, and topical medications.
    7. Took impressions, bite registrations, dental radiographs, and photographs during initial records appointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Orthodontic Assistant l Resume

Objective : To bring to your organization enthusiasm, dedication, responsibility, and good work ethic, combined with a desire to utilize skills obtained through experience in the areas listed below.

Skills : Customer Service, Team Building, Team Leadership, Teamwork.

Description :

    1. Provide orthodontic care to both children and adult patients.
    2. Cementing orthodontic Bands and space maintainers.
    3. Sterilization, radiology, taking impressions, taking photos and mount them into Vistadent software, band and bond appliances.
    4. Responsible for applying basic orthodontic appliances and appliances, patient teaching, patient charting.
    5. Established and maintained all applicable to the materials located in the office.
    6. Assisted orthodontists during all dental procedures Removed archwires Impression taking Intraoral photos.
    7. Assisted in all phases of orthodontics; Setup required materials and prepared patients for treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Orthodontic Assistant/Manager Resume

Summary : The registered dental hygienist and recently moved to the greate searching for a new position within the dental profession, preferably full-time, but would welcome part-time or fill-in opportunities as well.

Skills : Group Fitness Instructor, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Worked as a clinical chair side assistant in all aspects of orthodontics, orthodontic appliances, instrumentation, etc.
    2. Prepared patient tray after review of daily scheduled procedures and treatments.
    3. Documented patient medical and oral health histories.
    4. Fabricated and adjusted retainers and adjusted braces for patients Made patient study models.
    5. Provided reassurance and support to patients during exams, tests, and procedures.
    6. Educated patients on proper oral hygiene, including brushing and flossing techniques.
    7. Managed inventory and supplies of exam and operatory rooms and restock as necessary or according to procedure type.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Orthodontic Assistant/Coordinator Resume

Summary : Seasoned orthodontic assistant of experience in a fast paces ortho office. Have knowledge of wors, excel, and orthotic. Energetic and love to learn new things.

Skills : Chair Side, Charting Sterilezing, Front Desk,billing And Insurance Claims.

Description :

    1. Record treatment information in patient records.
    2. Make preliminary impressions for study casts and occlusal registrations for mounting study casts.
    3. Schedule appointments, prepare bills and receive payment for records, manually or using the computer.
    4. Create a model of patient's mouth by pouring plaster into a dental impression and allowing the plaster to set.
    5. Use masks, gloves and safety glasses to protect themselves and their patients from infectious diseases.
    6. Record and review patient medical histories.
    7. Assist orthodontist with the handling of instruments and supplies Provide care to patients by adjusting.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Orthodontic Assistant/Representative Resume

Summary : Dynamic transportation professional is knowledgeable in multiple areas of the transportation industry including rail and highway. Experienced in the process of and traffic analysis. experienced in operations.

Skills : Computer Skills, Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, business intelligence, multi-tasking.

Description :

    1. Created, managed and continually monitored emergency patient analysis reports.
    2. Analyzed all emergency office visits and took immediate action to make any emergency visits.
    3. Continually sought out procedures to provide the best possible care to patients and to gain personal excellence.
    4. Educated patients and guardians about orthodontics and answered any questions they had throughout treatment.
    5. Perform administrative duties, such as setting appointments, billing, taking payments.
    6. Placed all appliances needed throughout treatment; Bonded Invisalign attachments wires as needed.
    7. Removed braces removed, took impressions, poured models, and made retainers.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Asst. orthodontic assistant Resume

Summary : Forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services and provides the opportunity to meet and exceed assigned tasks and goals.

Skills : Exceptional listener, communicator, Flexible, Customer Service Skills, Cleaning.

Description :

    1. Worked with traditional metal brackets, ceramic, Damon, in-ovation and smart clip brackets.
    2. Fit bands and palatal expanders took impressions, poured and trimmed models.
    3. Worked with Invisalign, gave patients home hygiene care for braces.
    4. Answered phones, scheduled patients, entered insurance checks.
    5. Prepare the clinic for daily procedures by making sure the x-ray machine was ready.
    6. Preparing the sterilization area was ready and instruments were clean, pour lab models, and take payments.
    7. Making patients comfortable with skills and knowledge about would help with any job in the office.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate. Orthodontic Assistant Resume

Headline : To pursue a career as a dental assistant where clinical skills at a dental office where patients care come first. To work somewhere where can bring excellent communication skills and enthusiasm to the office.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Help orthodontists with the patient's who require corrective procedures for alignment and spacing issues.
    2. Keep a patient's mouth clean and dry during procedures and hand the orthodontist the necessary instrument at the appropriate time.
    3. Prepared the appointment room prior to a patient's visit, taking their oral health history.
    4. Removing the colored elastic rings around the braces, remove the wires, and cleaning the braces.
    5. Take x-rays of the bone structure of a patient's jaw, as well as taking photographs of the teeth and impressions of a patient's bite.
    6. Replace/change and clip the wires to ensure the patient is comfortable.
    7. Hand the proper instruments to the orthodontist during the examination and treatment.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Orthodontic Assistant/Analyst Resume

Summary : Seeking a position where dental assisting skills to provide patients with exceptional care while contributing to the success of a progressive dental office that has a strong team environment and offers the opportunity for personal promotion.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Excell, Power Point.

Description :

    1. Contribute to front office administrative duties during downtime or between patient appointments.
    2. Reviewed schedule of procedures and treatments and prepared trays appropriately as needed.
    3. Educated patients on proper oral hygiene, including brushing and flossing techniques; and care and use of orthodontic appliances.
    4. Documented patient medical and oral health histories and notated charts appropriately as directed by the dentist.
    5. Maintained a clean and sterile environment according to regulatory agency guidelines.
    6. Thorough knowledge of the physiology and anatomy of the mouth.
    7. Regularly performed band fittings, inserting and changing arch 
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Orthodontic Assistant/Consultant Resume

Headline : To utilize knowledge and experience in a Dental Office or Office Setting Skills: A professional, detailed oriented and individual in orthodontics and dental. Computer literate with knowledge of Microsoft word, excel, Orthochart, practice works orthoware.

Skills : quick learner, fast paced, sales and marketing, and effective listener.

Description :

    1. Prepares treatment room for patient by following prescribed procedures and protocols.
    2. Prepares patient for 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 the treatment area.
    5. Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth.
    6. Provides impressions for treatment, takes X-Rays for treatment determination.
    7. Maintains patient appearance and ability to masticate by fabricating temporary restorations; cleaning and polishing removable appliances.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS

Orthodontic Assistant/Specialist Resume

Headline : Experienced in administrative settings, purchasing, and inventory, with Excel, Microsoft Word, and PowerPoint. Excellently changing environments and demands. Highly administrative and organized with experience in the office and laboratory setting.

Skills : Customer Service Skills, Cleaning, Computer Skills, Typing 50 Wpm.

Description :

    1. Compiled letters, memos, manuals, and general business lunches and business entertainment events.
    2. Schedule appointments, prepare bills and receive payment for records, manually or using the computer.
    3. Greet visitors or callers and handle their inquiries or direct them to the appropriate persons according to their needs.
    4. The record treatment information in patient records.
    5. Provide postoperative instructions prescribed by the orthodontist.
    6. Take and record medical and dental histories and vital signs of patients.
    7. Fabricate temporary restorations or custom impressions from preliminary impressions.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Orthodontic Assistant Resume

Headline : As a bright ambitious person, working in a fast-paced, highly motivating position where assist others while challenging and expanding knowledge and understanding of the task at hand.

Skills : Ortho asst/general asset, Impressions taking fact, chairside, answering phones.

Description :

    1. Established and maintained custody of dental records.
    2. Provided information and answered all technical questions and urgent appointments.
    3. Used Record Tracking function for charging records to patients Took impressions for diagnostic and finals for retainers.
    4. Bonded and placed bands and wires according to Orthodontist specifications.
    5. Prepared brackets for placement, instructed patients on care and hygiene for appliances.
    6. In addition, had clinic maintenance and record-keeping responsibilities.
    7. Recorded information related to the medical history of the patient.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS