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Surgical Assistants, also referred to as Surgeon Assistants, help Surgeons during operations by performing a range of crucial tasks for them. Some of these tasks, as shown on example resumes of Surgical Assistants, include preparing for daily scheduled consults, post-ops, procedures and recoveries in a private office setting, and starting IVs, drawing up, and pushing medications under a surgeon's supervision. Surgical Assistants' resumes must show a graduate certificate or degree in surgical assisting, as well as previous experience in the field of healthcare.

1

Medical Assistant / Surgical Assistant

Successfully assisted during cosmetic procedures including Botox and fillers such as Juvederm and Restylane

  • Routinely assisted with cosmetic lasers including Smart laser, Affirm, CO2, IPL, PDL, VersaPulse, Xtrac, and Revage
  • Assisted physicians with surgical procedures such as excisions, mole, cyst and lipoma removals. As well as assisting in Mohs micrographic surgery for skin cancer
  • Administered injections of Vitamin K, Kenalog, and aesthetics
  • Performed acne surgeries, cryosurgeries and applied / read patch tests
  • Ensured the cleanliness, sanitation and maintenance of all equipment and exam rooms
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Medical Assistant
Nursing Curriculum
Nursing Curriculum
2

Surgical Assistant

Performed a variety of surgical assisting duties within compliance of state regulations.

  • Set up surgical suites with instruments, equipment, sterile linen and fluids.
  • Instructed patients on proper after-care and promotes quality of dental care for the patient in a stress-free environment.
  • Assisted doctors during diagnosis/treatment, as well as assisting doctors during surgery.
  • Prepared patient for diagnosis/treatment and enters appropriate information into electronic medical record.
  • Maintained current CPR certification and actively participates in emergency preparedness familiarity and scenario drills.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
BS
Nursing
3

Oral Surgical Assistant/receptionist

Provided chairside surgical assistance to dentists in the performance of oral surgical dental procedures

  • Prepared, sterilized, organized, and set up dental equipment, ensured that all dental instruments were cleaned, dated, and processed according to established clinic guidelines and standards
  • Developed and processed dental radiographs in accordance with provider orders; assisted in the monitoring and maintenance of radiation safety procedures and protocols
  • Followed and maintained all relevant federal, state, and institutional regulations, guidelines, policies, and standards for the provision of dental clinical services
  • Maintained dental laboratory slips, created and maintained dental records, and answered phones as well as followed up on billing
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
4

Oral Surgical Assistant

Assisted with oral surgieres by monitoring patient vitals while under anastehia, maintaining patient airways and post-operative paitent observation

  • Performed patient pre-op and post-op instruction and care
  • Assisted with scheduling appointments and collection patient co-pays
  • Developed x-rays and set up surgical trays and cleaned and sterilized surgical instruments
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Marketing
5

Surgical Assistant/surgical Supply Coordinator

Provided first-class patient care

  • Maintained proper surgical environment conducive throughout all phases of patient care
  • Developed and sustained relationships with surgical supply sales representatives
  • Managed order fulfillment and inventory of necessary surgical supplies
  • Assisted doctors and nurses with various duties as needed
  • Conserved stability in a fast-paced environment
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
6

Surgical Assistant

Complete understanding of preparing instruments and making sure they have been sterilized

  • Greeted patients and created a welcoming environment
  • Complete knowledge in assisting bone grafting procedures and surgical extractions
  • Prepared patients for and performed CT scans
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Medical Assistant
7

Surgical Assistant

Prepared and disinfected operatory rooms, including the sterilization of instruments

  • Ensured patients are supported and comfortable during and after procedures
  • Assisted with emergency patients, Sinus Lift, Bone Graft, and taking Panorex, as well as Advanced Implantology, Apicoectomy and biopsy
  • Assisted in the administration and monitoring of General Anesthesia
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
C
Certificate
8

Receptionist / Surgical Assistant

Led coordination and execution of various receptionist duties and patient discharged procedures.

  • Executed insurance authorizations.
  • Provided Medical and Dental billing and coding services
  • Performed computer technical support for medical staff
  • Revised patient accounts to ensure accountability of insurance payments and related adjustments.
  • Served as surgical assistant during minimal procedures
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Radiology
9

Surgical Assistant

Responsible for having correct instruments and setup for each operation.

  • First Assistant to the surgeon during operation being performed by draping patients, retracting tissue, and providing traction
  • Sutured or stapled skin at the end of surgery.
  • Set up and assisted for various in-office procedures.
  • Correlated and logged data, created case logs, and managed electronic medical records.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Biological Engineering
BA
Anatomy & Physiology
10

Oral Surgical Assistant

Preformed work related duties while maintaining patient care, safety and privacy.

  • Assisted in preparing the operating room before surgery and preformed assigned supportive duties during surgical procedures.
  • Assisted the surgeon in carrying out a safe operation with optimal results.
  • Handled the tasks of preparing and arranging medications and dental instruments.
  • Worked alongside the surgeon and assisted dentist with intra oral procedures.
  • Assisted during surgery by providing tools and instruments as requested by the surgeon.
  • Maintained and managed all inventory.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job

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