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ARVIND RAWAT

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An Accomplished Dental Assistant

Skilled Dental Assistant, offering excellent clinical and customer relations skills; display a warm, friendly demeanor and gentle touch during all dental procedures, earning consistent praise from patients and employers. Efficient and precise in chair-side dental assisting


PROFILE SUMMARY

  • Extensive experience of XX years in preparing patients for dental work; helping with infection control by sterilizing and disinfecting instruments, setting up instrument trays, preparing materials, and assisting with dental procedures; assisting dentists in managing medical and dental emergencies when necessary
  • Skilled in assisting dental hygienists with procedures when necessary; providing great patient care; recording treatment information in patient records; exposing dental x-rays from dental diagnostics and caring for dental x-ray equipment; giving patients information on dental hygiene, oral health care, and plaque control programs.
  • Adept in collecting and recording medical and dental histories and patient vital signs; providing postoperative instructions as directed by the dentist; forming preliminary impressions for study casts and occlusal registrations for mounting study casts; ordering dental supplies and maintaining dental equipment inventory
  • Proficient in fabricating temporary restorations and custom impressions from preliminary impressions; experience in assisting with direct patient care, routine laboratory functions and patient record and office management; sound knowledge of clinical procedures and dental/ medical terminology
  • Special expertise in patient management and making patients of all ages feel as relaxed and comfortable as possible, relieving any anxiety or tension they might have. Skilled working with handicapped and other special needs patients

ORGANIZATIONAL EXPERIENCE

Since MM YY | XYZ Ltd, Delhi | Dental Assistant
Key Result Areas:
  • Expose and process dental X-rays; maintain patient records and lab equipment; sterilize instruments; assist office manager with patient scheduling, billing and insurance claims
  • Educate patients on postoperative and general oral health care
  • Maintain clean, sterile and positive environments optimizing patient comfort and safety
  • Built a loyal patient following; frequently requested by patients to serve as their dental assistant
  • Maintain patient dental charts including periodontal charting and documentation of medical histories
  • Essential team member providing patients with nutritional advice and self-care programs for oral health
  • Perform oral prophylaxis; remove plaque calculus deposits and stains to clean teeth and gums
  • Sterilize all dental instruments and medical equipment
  • Organize and sets up all dental instruments needed by the dentist for the operations
  • Assist the dentist during procedure by handing correct instrument
  • Take X-rays of patient’s teeth; take impressions of patient’s teeth to make dentures
  • Apply suction and swabs to keep patient’s mouth clear and dry during the procedure
  • Administer topical anesthesia to patients; remove stitches; make temporary crowns; organize patient records
  • Take phone inquiries; schedule dental appointments; obtain patient’s medical history
  • Prepare statements of account; order medical supplies
Key Highlights:
  • Any existing systems/ processes streamlined???? Results obtained????
  • Major assignments handled????
  • Any unique initiative taken to improve customer satisfaction level???? Any major accounts/clients handled???
  • Awards/appreciation letters received???? Other relevant achievements????
MM YY – MM YY | ABCD Ltd, Delhi | Dental Assistant
Key Result Areas:
  • Welcomed customers in the dental office
  • Prepared customers for treatments or checkups ensuring their comfort
  • Selected instruments, equipment and material needed
  • Sterilized instruments according to regulations; assisted the dentist through 4-handed dentistry
  • Provided oral hygiene and post-operative care instructions
  • Kept the dental room clean and well-stocked; scheduled appointments
  • Maintained accurate patient records and assist with payment procedures
Key Highlights:
  • Any existing systems/ processes streamlined???? Results obtained????
  • Major assignments handled????
  • Any unique initiative taken to improve customer satisfaction level???? Any major accounts/clients handled???
  • Awards/appreciation letters received???? Other relevant achievements????

EDUCATION

YYYY BDS from ABC College, Delhi

TECHNICAL PURVIEW

  • MS Office – Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Internet Applications

PERSONAL DETAILS

Date of Birth: 01st October 1981 | Languages Known: English & Hindi

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