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Hygienists, or Dental Hygienists, work with dentists, inspecting and cleaning people's teeth and gums. Skills incorporated into example resumes of Hygienists include managing a high-volume patient schedule consisting of hygiene recalls, new patients, and same-day hygiene therapy treatment, and providing dental care to apprehensive children. Resumes of Hygienists show an associate's degree in dental hygiene as well as a license. Some candidates opt for master's degrees, but those degrees are not necessary for entry-level positions.

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1

Treatment Plan Specialist; Registered Dental Hygienist

Initiate present and maintain patient's commitment to the therapeutic regiment of Implant dental surgery, resulting in a 216% increase in sales in a six month period. Patients were required to sign a contract with me.

  • Doubled the number of full-mouth reconstruction cases the first year.
  • Introduce sales of antibiotic, Arestin, in gingival therapy, increasing revenue $250,000 annually.
  • Responsible for execution and management of Periodontal Therapy Program, increasing dental hygiene production by $420,000 yearly.
  • Create and market comprehensive Dental Implant Therapy Program to general Dentists, Geriatricians family Physicians in the tri-state area; cold calling, drop-by and interview achieving a 96% favorable return.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Dental Hygiene
BS
Biology
2

Lead Dental Hygienist

Implement a periodontal program, resulting in increased revenue, and staff expansion.

  • Increased production more than 50%
  • Maintain collections at or above 95%
  • Produced over 100,00 in gum therapy consistently from 2001-2005
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Health Science
3

Industrial Hygienist

Performed industrial hygiene inspections in a variety of workplaces, noting hazardous conditions and unsafe work practices.

  • Selected, set up, calibrated, and used a wide variety of sampling and measuring devices.
  • Prepared technical and legally defensible reports based on findings of studies, inspections, and analyses of laboratory results.
  • Recommended and reviewed corrective actions to ensure hazard abatement was accomplished.
  • Promoted sound industrial hygiene practices by working with both employers and employees.
  • Provided legal justification for findings to third parties.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Biology
MA
Environmental Health
4

Dental Hygienist

Completed dental prophylaxis on patients with the use of hand and ultrasonic instruments

  • Completed Periodontal Therapy on patients in varying stages of the disease and recommended referral to Periodontist when needed.
  • Exposed and developed diagnostic dental radiographs (FMX, BWS) using traditional radiographic technology
  • Collected and recorded patient data on appropriate paper forms in the patient chart
  • Assessed the need for pain control and administered appropriate topical/local anesthetic agents
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Dental Hygiene
5

Lead Dental Hygienist

Implement a periodontal program, resulting in increased revenue, and staff expansion.

  • Increased production more than 50%
  • Maintain collections at or above 95%
  • Produced over 100,00 in gum therapy consistently from 2001-2005
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
BS
Health Science
6

Dental Hygienist

Provided prophylaxis, periodontal charting, polishing, scaling and root planning, and placed Arestin

  • Provided fluoride, placed sealants, and assisted with treatment planning
  • Administered local anesthetic and Oraquix
  • Sterilized of instruments, took x-rays and impressions
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Applied Science
BS
Dental Hygiene
MS
Dental Hygiene Education
7

Certified Registered Dental Hygienist

Determined and successfully implemented long-term patient care strategies.

  • Provided patient care for up to 12 patients per day
  • Scheduled patient appointments and coordinated treatment plans.
  • Assessed patient status and notified doctors of medical changes.
  • Interacted with multiple departments/practices regarding patient care.
  • Educated patients/families on health care needs, conditions, options etc.
  • Provided assistance and supervision of support staff.
  • Independently maintained patient charts and confidential files.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
16
years
at this job
C
Certificate
AAS
Dental Hygiene
BA
Health Services Administration
8

Dental Hygienist

Averaged eleven patients a day for eight hours

  • Examined gums using probes to locate periodontal recessed gums and signs of gun disease
  • Aided in the diagnosing of patients health by my ability to accurately read radiographs
  • Accurately recorded and reviewed patients medical history, annotating the conditions of decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentist
  • Successfully used dental instruments to clean calculus and removed stain to allow the healing and health to patient
  • Accurately designed and implemented individual treatment plans
  • Provided clinical services and health education to help maintain and to continually improve the overall health of the patient
  • Accurately sharpened instruments and carried out proper sterilization procedures including dry heat autoclaves
  • Applied fluorides and successfully placed sealants
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
Dental Hygiene
9

Dental Hygienist

Performed procedures for patients with whitening zoom.

  • Provided oral health care instructions
  • Increased efficiency on dental computing program dentrix, dexis, easy dental.
  • Performed polishing and scaling.
  • Responsible for sterilization and maintenance of dental equipment.
  • Prepared impressions, poured and trimmed for study models and zoom whitening trays.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
3
months
at this job
BS
Dental Hygiene
10

Hygienist

Developed of soft tissue management program.

  • Completed patient charting and scheduling of treatment planning in Dentrix
  • Co-diagnosed of periodontal and restorative conditions.
  • Performed procedures with intra-oral camera for patient education and case
  • Executed procedures for digital radiographs.
Candidate Info
26
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Dental Hygiene

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