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Dental Technicians are responsible for developing and making items like dentures, braces, bridges and crowns using porcelain, gold, plastic and other materials. Their work helps patients improve their appearance and chew more easily. A well-written sample resume for Dental Technician should highlight assets like dental technology expertise, dexterity, the ability to follow dentist guidelines, teamwork, and time management. Employers select candidates who have completed an accredited dental technology course and in some cases, state licensure.

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1

Dental Technician/assistant

Accelerated the rate of dental procedures from 3 to 6 patients per hour.

  • Completed training in Dentrix and Dexis and all system upgrades to train current and 5 new staffs.
  • Complied and exceeded all OSHA requirements as well as maintenance for all equipment to cut maintenance costs.
  • Advanced in fabricating custom-fit bleaching trays with a quicker turnaround from 1 week to 1 day.
  • Developed lasting relationships with suppliers and labs to ensure prompt delivery of supplies and cases.
  • Improved sales of electric tooth brushes and bleaching kits from 2-3 per week to 2-3 per day by connecting with the patients and emphasizing the benefits of the products.
  • Demonstrated excellent customer service skills by addressing any uncertainties and making the patient’s dental visit as comfortable as possible to turn new patients into repeat patients.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
AA
Marketing Certificate
BA
Business Administration, Business Management
2

Dental Technician

Responsible for patient care and comfort to include efficient time management and medical supply logistics.

  • Helped maintained proper records management for 50k+ dental records with zero discrepancies.
  • Ensured proper infection control and radiation safety for dental treatment rooms.
  • Impeccable customer service; received frequent positive feedback comment cards from patients.
  • Voluntarily deployed with security forces to help ensure the safety of 200+ personnel at Kuwait Int'l Airport.
  • Oversaw and escorted local contractors.
  • Received Achievement medal for outstanding service.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Accounting
3

Dental Technician

Assisted the dentist with all in-office procedures i.e., fillings, composites, crown and bridge work,
oral surgery, etc.

  • Sterilized and set up instruments for each procedure; provided "four-handed" assistance as needed.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays and processed films.
  • Conducted impressions of patient's teeth to develop composite mold castings.
  • Assisted the Hygienist and the Office Manager as needed.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Liberal Arts
4

Dental Technician

Assisted the dentist with all in-office procedures i.e., fillings, composites, crown and bridge work,
oral surgery, etc.

  • Sterilized and set up instruments for each procedure; provided "four-handed" assistance as needed.
  • Prepared patients for X-rays and processed films.
  • Conducted impressions of patient's teeth to develop composite mold castings.
  • Assisted the Hygienist and the Office Manager as needed.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Liberal Arts
5

Dental Technician

Developed model and die work for the Crown and Bridge Department

  • Performed opaque procedure on crowns
  • Built porcelain crown units
  • Waxed single unit porcelain-fused to metal (PFM), full metal crowns, and all bridgework designs
  • Managed quality control over the porcelain crown and bridgework and resolved issues
  • Improved invoice system resulting in more timely client receivables
  • Managed communications between doctors and laboratory troubleshooting and resolving issues
  • Conducted research on costs of materials and supplies, purchased and monitored inventory
  • Demonstrated cognitive ability to work independently allowing supervisor time for other tasks
  • Oversaw shipping and receiving and reduced shipping costs by 20%
  • Maintained positive customer relationships which included delivering completed product as needed
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
19
years
at this job
6

Dental Technician

Provided outstanding patient care while successfully assisting in 7,000+ dental procedures

  • Successfully ran PRP (Personal Reliability Program) sensitive flying program (flyers) while increasing dental readiness-in turn, increasing deployment readiness of military personnel
  • Trained 20+ new dental assistants on dental assisting procedures, dental radiology
  • Provided dental treatment/medical assistance to Haiti locals during distress time following tragic earthquake front desk tasks and procedures.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
7

Dental Technician

Oversee a team of nine technicians

  • Manage workflow based on just-in-time order fulfillment
  • Increased production by 30% by increasing kanban size per team member; sequentially reducing overtime costs
  • Strengthened team member satisfaction by stabilizing schedules
  • Train new team members in dental technology and necessary prep functions
  • Assisted in implementation of 5S Kaizen principles of organization in 2007
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
AS
Business Administration
BS
Business Administration
8

Dental Technician

Read prescriptions or specifications and examined models and impressions

  • Determined the design of dental products to be constructed, fabricated, altered and repaired dental devices such as dentures, crowns and bridges
  • Setup dentures and partials
  • Built-up wax cases according to the structure of patient's mouth
  • Maintained and polished high-end titanium renovations under a microscope
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Dental Technician

Assisted the dentist with dental, periodontal, prosthodontic procedures

  • Processed and organized dental x-ray films
  • Provided comprehensive education on oral health to patients
  • Coordinated with 4 dental technicians to ensure smooth operation of successful dental practice
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Dental Hygiene
10

Dental Technician

Primary waxer/ meal finisher/Implant specialist. Completed all metal finishing, Implants, castings

  • Goldwork, Captek, Empress pressings, Procera scanning and final polishing.
  • Ensured case deadlines were consistently met.
  • Utilized teamwork approach to create a positive work environment.
  • Fostered and maintained excellent doctor and patient relationships.
  • Managed model and die department.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
The Field Of Dental Laboratory Technician

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