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Looking for a job as a dental assistant? You need to demonstrate your experience and passion, and that is where the cover letter comes in. The dental assistant cover letter is your chance to show employers that you have what it takes, and the following examples will help you format and write your cover letter.
91 Western Road
Brighton, East Sussex BN1 2NW
Cell: 07956 654 32
Energetic Dental Assistant seeking entry-level or internship position. Enthusiastic about dental health and enjoy educating patients about personal dental care, hygiene and preventative techniques. Superb knowledge of clinical procedures and medical and dental terminology. Focused on providing exceptional patient care. Excels in fast-paced environments.
Licensed Registered Dental Assistant, UK
Education and Training
2012 British Career College London, England
Dental Assisting Programme
Coursework in Science of Dentistry, Restorative Dentistry, Pharmacology, Laboratory Procedures, Prosthodontics, CPR, Preventive Dentistry, Endodontics, Radiography, Oral Surgery, Anaesthetics
Areas of Expertise
Accurately update and maintain patient records on paper and computer.
Prepare materials for dentist use in procedures such as impressions and restorations.
Sterilise dental instruments and handle them during procedures.
Demonstrate knowledge of dental and medical terminology.
Greet patients, discuss any apparen’t issues, and prepare patients to meet with dentist.
Perform teeth cleaning and fluoride treatments.
Educate patients on appropriate and effective dental hygiene.
Ensure patients leave with all relevant information, materials, and supplies.
February 2010 to July 2013
Myers Engineering Brighton, East Sussex
Managed the receptionist area, including greeting visitors and responding to telephone and in-person requests for information.
Drafted meeting agendas, supplied advance materials and executed follow-up for meetings and team conferences.
Wrote reports and correspondence from dictation and handwritten notes.
November 2006 to January 2010
Los Angeles City Schools Brighton, East Sussex
Swept and mopped stairways and hallways.
Emptied and cleaned all waste receptacles.
Dusted ceiling air conditioning diffusers and ventilation systems.
British Dental Assistants Association – Member
Coronal Polish Certification
Pit and Fissure Certification
CPR and First Aid Certification