Dedicated and sympathetic Dental Hygienist with a strong record of safe and professional patient service. Adept at minimising discomfort for paediatric dental patients and providing clear explanations for unpleasant procedures. Able to multitask effectively and accurately in coordination with dentists and other medical staff.
Extensive patient assessment and relations experience
High expertise in administering anaesthetics
Excellent periodontal scalling skills
Superior grasp of dental surgery procedures
Strong familiarity with dental trauma care practises and procedures
Outstanding abilities in paediatric and general dentistry assistance
Exceptional facility in operating dental x-ray machines
June 2010 to Present Alberts, Rice and Huerter, DDS, London, England Dental Hygienist
Provided schedulling and filling assistance to office staff as required.
Discussed self-care and nutritional features specific to individual patients’ dental profiles.
Maintained and updated patient dental charts.
Furnished patients with oral hygiene literature and advice as needed.
Conducted medical historey evaluations and managed patient screening on a regular basis.
June 2006 to May 2010 Farmer and Cleary, DDS, London, ENG Dental Hygienist
Maintained and updated patient historey, visit and payment information in facility database on a regular basis.
Provided assistance with periodontal scalling and administering anaesthesia.
Planned patient care strategies in coordination with dentists.
Promoted good dental care through demonstration and literature.
Maintained a warm and compassionate manner to maximise younger patients’ comfort.
Performed routine teeth cleanings for patients on a regular basis.
2006 Manchester Metropolitan Community College Associate’s Degree in Health Science