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ARVIND RAWAT

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Dedicated Dental Hygienist

Extensive experience of XX years in using dental instruments to clean accretions, calcareous deposits, and stains from teeth and beneath margins of gums; looking for indications of oral cancer by feeling lymph nodes under patient chins for signs of tenderness or swelling


PROFILE SUMMARY

  • Skilled in using probes to examine and locate periodontal recessed gums and other signs of gum disease; recording dental decay and disease for diagnosis and treatment by dentists; maintaining dental equipment and x-ray machine; feeling and visually examining gums for signs of disease, sores, and other dental health issues
  • Proficient in gathering patient information and health background; pulling-up patient dental and relevant medical history to refer to during examination; preparing patients for dentist; providing patient care and support; cleaning patient teeth to remove plaque
  • Deft in sharpening and sterilizing dental instruments; promoting preventative dental care to improve patient oral health care; applying fluorides and other dental decay preventing agents; working with dentists and dental assistant; maintaining a dental hygiene program for patients
  • Ability to administer local anesthetic agents; able to use an x-ray machine; excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills; comfortable using computers for a variety of tasks; knowledgeable about oral hygiene and dental health; understanding of standard practices and procedures

ORGANIZATIONAL EXPERIENCE

Since MM YY | XYZ Ltd, Delhi | Dental Hygienist
Key Result Areas:
  • Prepare treatment room by adhering to protocols and procedures
  • Select equipment and material by examining the oral health of the patient
  • Prepare patients for treatment by welcoming, seating, draping, and soothing patient
  • Maintain instrumentation by sterilizing, sharpening, and selecting instruments
  • Apply fluoride and other agents to prevent cavities
  • Clean patients’ teeth using a variety of methods and tools
  • Prepare and take dental x-rays; administer anesthetics; prepare fillings
  • Detect disease by examining gums, screening for oral cancer, and assessing levels of periodontal disease
  • Prepare and administer treatment plans; maintain patient confidentiality
  • Educate patients about good oral hygiene including plaque control and postoperative instructions
  • Polish and smooth dental restorations, fabricate temporary restorations, and remove cement from bridges and crowns
  • Document services by recording dental histories and recording visits in patient’s chart
  • Maintain clean and safe working environment by complying with regulations, rules, and procedures
  • Maintain dental supplies inventory by checking stock and placing orders
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 Hygienist
Key Result Areas:
  • Assessed dental condition and needs of patient; uses patient screening procedures, to include medical history review, dental charting, periodontal charting and oral cancer screenings; takes patient vital signs as required
  • Delivered direct dental hygiene patient care to patients as assigned, using established dental hygienist procedures; performs routine treatment procedures, such as cleaning, polishing, radiographs, application of sealants and fluorides, fabrication of appliances, teeth whitening and related procedures
  • Provided local anesthesia to dental hygiene and dental patients as needed
  • Developed and implemented individualized dental care plans for patients; performed patient education, discharge planning, and patient/family teaching under the supervision of a dentist
  • Provided chair-side assistance to dentist in the performance of special tests, procedures, and complex treatments
  • Makes impressions of patients' teeth for study casts, mouth guards or trays
  • Assisted with or institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse developments during treatment of patients
  • Performed patient triage and initiates patient care as appropriate for walk-in patients
  • Assisted in preparation of patient care areas, and in the patient admission, transfer, and discharge process, as required; prepared reports and assists as required with patient reception, telephone calls, routine triage, etc.
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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