Pediatric Dentist

Writing a great pediatric dentist 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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Olevia Allanson | (148) 564-0310 | Sioux Falls, SD



Pediatric Dentist at Dakota Dental Care, SDJun 2022 - Present

  • I successfully completed my residency in Pediatric Dentistry and have been practicing for 5 years.
  • I have treated over 1,000 patients ranging in age from infancy to 18 years old.
  • I am skilled in providing a variety of dental treatments including preventative care, fillings, extractions, and crowns.
  • I am experienced in working with children who have special needs or behavioral issues.
  • I regularly participate in continuing education courses to keep up-to-date on the latest advances in pediatric dentistry.

Associate Pediatric Dentist at Smilemakers Pediatric Dentistry, SDJul 2020 - May 2022

  • Trained 4 new dental assistants in chair-side manner and infection control procedures.
  • Led a team of 5 dentists and 10 support staff in providing pro bono dental services to 100 underserved children over 2 weekends.
  • Successfully completed 20+ hours of continuing education courses on pediatric oral health topics such as behavior management, sedation dentistry, interceptive orthodontics.

Assistant Pediatric Dentist at A Kid's Place Pediatric Dentistry, SDAug 2015 - May 2020

  • Trained 6 new dental assistants in proper techniques and procedures.
  • Led a team of 3 dentists and 4 assistants in providing care to 200 children over the course of 2 days at a free clinic.
  • Successfully completed 50 hours of continuing education on pediatric Dentistry.
  • Presented findings from research project on oral health disparities among low-income children at national conference.
  • Authored an article on best practices for managing behavior during Pediatric Dental appointments which was published in The Journal of Pediatric Dentistry.
  • Won award for outstanding clinical performance during externship rotation at XYZ Hospital.


Doctor of Dental Medicine at The University of South Dakota, SDAug 2011 - May 2015

I have learned how to effectively communicate with patients, how to work long hours while standing, and how to pay attention to detail.


  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Dental Anatomy
  • Oral Pathology
  • Radiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Child Psychology

Elzie Whitthorne | (684) 332-6887 | Newark, DE



Pediatric Dentist at Brandywine Pediatric Dentistry, DEMay 2022 - Present

  • Graduated from dental school.
  • Completed a residency in pediatric dentistry.
  • Board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
  • In private practice for X years.
  • Has treated X number of patients.

Associate Pediatric Dentist at Delaware Pediatric Dental Group, DEAug 2019 - Apr 2022

  • I performed over 300 dental procedures on children ranging in age from 6 months to 18 years old.
  • I successfully managed behavior of anxious and uncooperative patients using positive reinforcement techniques such as verbal praise, stickers, and toys.
  • I educated parents on the importance of oral health care for their child and how to properly brush and floss at home.
  • On average, I saw 30 patients per day in a fast-paced clinic setting.
  • I have been recognized by my peers as an expert in pediatric dentistry due to my knowledge base and clinical skillset.

Assistant Pediatric Dentist at First State Pediatric Dentistry, DEAug 2015 - Jun 2019

  • Trained 2 new dental assistants in all aspects of pediatric dentistry.
  • Led a team of 4 dental assistants and 1 dentist in providing care to 200 children over the course of 6 months.
  • Reduced waiting room time for patients by implementing a new scheduling system.
  • Developed a teaching program for parents on how to best take care of their child's teeth at home.
  • Created an educational video on proper brushing techniques that was viewed by over 1000 people.


Doctor of Dental Medicine at University of DelawareSep 2010 - May 2015

I have learned how to use a variety of dental tools and equipment, how to effectively communicate with patients, and how to provide high-quality dental care.


  • Dental anatomy
  • Dental materials science
  • Pediatric dental pharmacology
  • Child psychology
  • Behavior management techniques
  • Sedation dentistry
  • Nitrous oxide