Dental Receptionist

Writing a great dental receptionist resume is important because it is one of the first things a potential employer will see when they are considering you for a position. It is your opportunity to make a good first impression and sell yourself as the best candidate for the job.

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Hazel Selvig | (195) 923-2153 | Elizabethtown, KY


I have over 1 year of experience as a Dental Receptionist. I am excellent at customer service and have superb organizational skills. I'm able to keep the front desk running smoothly, while also keeping our patients happy. My time management skills are top-notch, and I always make sure that our schedule is full without overbooking appointments.


Dental Receptionist at Aspen Dental, KYMay 2022 - Present

  • Answered an average of 60 phone calls per day.
  • Scheduled and confirmed 30 appointments per week.
  • Processed 10 patient payments per day, averaging $200 each.
  • Greeted 20 patients per day with a smile and pleasant demeanor.
  • Assisted the dentist with 4 procedures per day on average.
  • Kept the reception area clean and organized at all times.".

Dental Assistant at Dentistry by Design, KYJul 2021 - Apr 2022

  • Assisted the dentist in providing dental care to patients.
  • Sterilized dental instruments and equipment.
  • Set up operatory for each patient, including laying out all necessary instruments and materials.
  • Kept accurate records of treatments rendered and medications dispensed + Maintained a clean and safe working environment + Acted as an infection control coordinator.


High School Diploma at Louisville Male High School, Louisville, KYAug 2016 - May 2021

I have learned how to effectively study for and write exams, as well as how to manage my time wisely.


  • Dental software
  • Dental insurance knowledge
  • Treatment plan presentation
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Organizational skills
  • Multi-tasking

Izell Semenza | (169) 726-2217 | Bennington, VT


I have over 1 year of experience as a Dental Receptionist. I am responsible for greeting patients, scheduling appointments, answering phones, and other clerical duties. I am proficient in dental software and have excellent customer service skills.


Dental Receptionist at Dental care of vermont, VTMar 2022 - Present

  • Greeted an average of 30 patients per day with a smile, providing them with exceptional customer service.
  • Answered an average of 60 phone calls per day in a professional manner, efficiently routing calls to the appropriate individual.
  • Scheduled and confirmed appointments for new and existing patients using Dentrix software.
  • Processed payments from patients at time of service via cash, check or credit card; accurately balanced daily transactions.
  • Filed dental insurance claims on behalf of patients within 24 hours of appointment; followed up as needed to ensure timely reimbursement by insurer.

Dental Assistant at Vt center for dental medicine, VTJul 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Assisted in providing dental care to over 500 patients.
  • Assisted with the set up of over 100 dental procedures.
  • Maintained a sterile and safe work environment at all times.
  • Kept accurate records of patient treatments and charting.
  • Provided excellent customer service to every patient.


High School Diploma at Champlain Valley Union High School, Hinesburg, VTAug 2016 - May 2021

I have learned time management, organization, and study skills.


  • Dental software
  • Dental terminology
  • Insurance billing
  • Patient scheduling
  • Treatment presentation
  • Financial arrangements