Certified Dental Assistant Resume Samples - Page 2

HIGH QUALITY

The best examples from thousands of real-world resumes

EXPERT APPROVED

Handpicked by resume experts based on rigorous standards

DIVERSE EXAMPLES

Tailored for various backgrounds and experience levels

Certified Dental Assistants provide support to dentists and help delivering oral healthcare and treatments. Typical resume samples for Certified Dental Assistants mention duties such as preparing patients for dental treatments, sterilizing instruments and equipment, taking X-rays, updating records, and offering oral hygiene advice. Those seeking to work in this field should highlight in their resumes basic dentistry knowledge, empathy, dexterity, infection control expertise, and strong communication skills. Education requirements include dental assistant certification and state licensure.

For more information on what it takes to be a Certified Dental Assistant, check out our complete Certified Dental Assistant Job Description.

11

Certified Dental Assistant

Responsible for scheduling patient's appointments.

  • Prepared patients for dental procedures and equipment.
  • Responsible for assisting dentist in dental procedures.
  • Prepare temporary crown, bridges and cement.
  • Sterilization of instruments.
  • Organized and filed dental charts and insurance claims.
  • Maintained routine patient care and monitoring, patient relations and advised on treatments.
  • Insurance claim, collection, billing and office management.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
17
years
at this job
C
Dental Assisting
12

Certified Dental Assistant

Informed patients and parents of procedures

  • Assisted with chair side duties including placements and removal of braces
  • Took and developed x-rays of clients
  • Took impressions and pour ups of clients teeth
  • Sterilized instruments and performed tray set-up
  • Obtained patient medical history
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AA
Associate of Arts
Education
13

Certified Dental Assistant

Perform general chair-side duties and assist with all types of procedures including
General, Endo and Oral Surgery.

  • Utilize proficient knowledge of digital radiology to take digital X-rays.
  • Ordered all dental supplies.
  • Lead dental assistant staff.
  • Proficient in EagleSoft software.
  • Fabricated and cemented temporary crowns and bridges.
  • Repaired, adjusted and polished prosthetics.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
Record And Office Management
14

Certified Dental Assistant

Provided chairside assistance with all types of procedures including general, endodontic, and periodontal surgeries

  • Sterilizing and disinfecting dental equipment to maintain OSHA standards
  • Performed four-handed dentistry procedures
  • Educated patients about oral hygiene, plaque control, and post-operative instructions
  • Use knowledge of digital radiology to take digital x-ray
  • Maintain sterilizer and weekly autoclave spore testing
  • Performed alginate impressions, fabricated and cement temporary crowns and bridges
  • Pouring and trimming models, night guards, and bleach trays
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Dental Assisting
15

Certified Dental Assistant

Handled the tasks of sterilizing and disinfecting dental equipments to maintain accepted standards

  • Responsible for providing general instructions to patients regarding oral hygiene and post-operative care
  • Handled the responsibilities of taking X-rays
  • Handled the tasks of arranging dental instruments and materials for chair-side tray
  • Responsible for collecting and recording patients health history
  • Assigned the tasks of maintaining daily schedules to ensure efficient workflow
  • Handled the tasks of assisting dentists with procedures
  • Handled front office duties such as answering calls, scheduling appointments and discussing payment plans or options
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
16

Certified Dental Assistant

  • An aid in multiple general dentistry procedures
  • Contributed to procedure set ups and turning over the rooms
  • Took radiographs, for operative and hygiene side
  • Involved in overall cleanliness of office and sterilization duties
  • Performed front office recare
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
Certified Dental Assistant
AS
Registered Dental Hygienist
17

Certified Dental Assistant

Handled the tasks of sterilizing and disinfecting dental equipments to maintain accepted standards

  • Assisted dentist in conducting four-handed chair-side dentistry procedures
  • Responsible for providing general instructions to patients regarding oral hygiene and post-operative care
  • Handled the responsibilities of taking X-rays and processing X-ray film
  • Performed intra-oral procedures like removing suture as well as removing dental cement
  • Assigned the tasks of preparing restorative materials and dental cements
  • Handled the tasks of arranging dental instruments and materials for chair-side tray
  • Responsible for assisting dentists in performing dental procedures like oral evacuations and mouth retractions
  • Handled other responsibilities as assigned
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
18

Certified Dental Assistant II

Assisted with operative, crown/bridge, and cosmetic procedures

  • Assisted with denture impressions
  • Performed digital dental x-rays, coronal polishing, sealants, and fluoride varnish
  • Assigned patient appointments accordingly
  • Assisted with root canal treatments
  • Assisted with surgical extractions
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
19

Certified Dental Assistant

  • Assisted doctor with patients and procedures
  • Exposed/developed X-Rays
  • Poured models, built bleaching trays, created temporary crowns and bridges
  • Patient charting
  • Answered phones
  • Scheduled patients
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Anatomy & Physiology
Biology, Chemistry
20

Certified Dental Assistant

  • Chair side assisting utilizing four handed dentistry in different areas of dentistry - Periodontics, Endodontics, Prosthodontics and Oral Surgery.
  • Ordering dental supplies for Dental Clinic 9.
  • Processing instruments in preparation for sterilization.
  • Pediatric Dentistry chair side experience.
  • Assist dental students and residents during certification exams.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Nursing Assistant
C
Infection Control Certification

Your Resume, Made Easy.

You are looking for your dream job and need a resume? My Perfect Resume is your solution and takes the hassle out of resume writing. Create the perfect job-worthy resume effortlessly in just a few clicks!