Dental Assistant

BRIDGETTE McCRIMMON

38 Hill Street #10 ♦ Brooklyn, NY ♦  11208 ♦ (347) 279-6817

 

OBJECTIVE: A position as Dental Assistant / Front Desk

 

HIGHLIGHTS

 

v  Over 10 years of experience as a Dental Assistant

v  Certificate as a Dental Assistant

v  Computer Skills: MS Word, Internet and E-mail, Dentrix, Tigerview

v  Excellent filing skills using numeric, alphabetic, color and date filing systems

v  Attention to detail and effective under pressure conditions

v  Very personable and able to communicate well with others

 

EXPERIENCE                                                                                                                   

Woodhull Medical& Mental Health Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.                                                               11/09- 08/13

Chairside Dental Assistant

  • Organized instruments according to pts. scheduled 
  • Oversaw the daily maintenance of Soiled Instrument Area 
  • Maintained inventory of all supplies  
  • Changed traps and flushed cuspidors 
  • Tagged and logged all outgoing and incoming lab cases 
  • Took alginate impressions, poured and trimmed casts 
  • Took Panorex and Periapical films; mounted films 
  • Kept a consistent count of delivered clean instruments
  • Locked down operatories nightly

Teitel & Feldstein, DDS., Queens NY

Chairside Dental Assistant                                                                                                    08/09 – Present

  • Assists dentist during composite and endodontic procedures
  • Maintains supply turnover and expirations on all supples
  • Prepares patient for cleanings, impressions, and digital x-rays
  • Sterilizes and disinfects all instruments and operatories

 

Schweitzer & Schweitzer, LLP, New York, NY                                                                                                

Chairside Dental Assistant                                                                                                       01/06 -06/06

  • Took full mouth series and pans on new patients
  • Assisted dentist with four-handed dentistry
  • Set up room for each procedure, sterilized and disinfected instruments
  • Took impressions, dental radiographs, poured and trimmed study casts

 

Lenchner & Lenchner, Queens, NY                                                                                                               

Chairside Dental Assistant                                                                                                       08/01 -05/05

  • Assisted dentist during the examination and treatment of patients
  • Scheduled appointments, prepared bills and received payment for dental services
  • Assisted in preparation, and application of veneers
  • Assisted in step-by-step fabrication of full upper and lower partials and dentures                                                           

 

 

EDUCATION

 

Dental Assistant Certificate, New York School for Medical & Dental Assistants, Queens, NY                  1999

 

Associates of Merchandising (2 years completed), Maria Regina College, Syracuse, NY                    1981 - 1982

 

High School Diploma, Fashion Industries, New York, NY                                                                     1980

                                                REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

  • ID#: 74325
  • Location: Brooklyn, NY , 11208

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