Registered Dental Assistant

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Shamone Muckley

shamone.muckley@gmail.com | (181) 335-6350 | Charlotte, NC

Summary


A Registered Dental Assistant with over 1 year of experience providing quality patient care in a fast-paced dental office. I have excellent clinical skills and work well under pressure. I am proficient in Eaglesoft, charting, infection control procedures, and take x-rays. I enjoy working as part of a team to provide high-quality dental care to patients of all ages.

Experience


Registered Dental Assistant at ICARE Dental, NCMay 2022 - Present

  • Assisted in over 500 dental procedures.
  • Cleaned and sterilized over 1000 pieces of dental equipment.
  • Kept accurate patient records for over 200 patients.
  • Maintained a clean and organized work area at all times.
  • Managed inventory and ordered supplies as needed.

Dental Assistant at North Carolina Dental Assistants Association, NCSep 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Assisted in providing dental care to over 100 patients.
  • Trained new dental assistants on best practices and procedures.
  • Maintained a high level of sterilization and infection control in the clinic.
  • Implemented a new system for organizing patient records which improved efficiency by 25%.
  • Spearheaded a successful campaign to increase oral health awareness among school children.

Education


Registered Dental Assistant Diploma at Durham Technical Community College, NCSep 2017 - May 2021

I have learned how to take X-rays, impressions, and dental charting.

Skills


  • Bacteria control
  • Dental materials
  • Infection control
  • Oral anatomy and physiology
  • Radiography principles and techniques
  • Tooth structure • Chairside assisting

Alita Mazzacane

alita.mazzacane@gmail.com | (268) 271-6256 | Birmingham, AL

Summary


A registered dental assistant with over 1 year of experience. I have worked in a variety of settings, including private practices and clinics. I am comfortable working with patients of all ages and have experience providing direct patient care as well as assisting the dentist during procedures. In addition to my clinical skills, I possess strong administrative skills and have experience scheduling appointments, maintaining records, and ordering supplies.

Experience


Registered Dental Assistant at Dental Assistant Services of Alabama, ALJun 2022 - Present

  • Assisted in providing dental care to over 500 patients.
  • Helped train new assistants and provided guidance when needed.
  • Acted as a liaison between the dentist and patient, communicating instructions and answering any questions.
  • Sterilized all instruments and equipment according to infection control guidelines.
  • Set up operatory for each procedure, including preparing materials and ensuring proper lighting.
  • Maintained cleanliness of treatment area throughout the day.

Dental Assistant at Dental Assistant Careers of Alabama, ALAug 2021 - May 2022

  • Trained new dental assistants in proper techniques and procedures.
  • Assisted the dentist in performing extractions, fillings, crowns, and other dental procedures.
  • Maintained sterilization of instruments and equipment.
  • Kept accurate patient records.
  • Managed inventory of supplies.

Education


Registered Dental Assistant Diploma at Gadsden State Community CollegeSep 2017 - May 2021

I have learned how to take care of patients, how to sterilize instruments, how to make temporary crowns, and how to take x-rays.

Skills


  • X-ray
  • Dental charting
  • Sterilization
  • Infection control
  • Patient education
  • Tooth extractions
  • Cavity preparation