- 8 Years & 6 Months
Jun 2013 to PresentOrthodontic CareOrthodontic Assistant
I am responsible for handling the minor operations and procedures of patients.
I attend patients by appointments and ensure that their problem is attended as soon as possible.
I am responsible for handling basic toothaches, X-rays for dentists' attention, root canal assistance and also fillings.
Feb 2011 to May 20132 Years & 3 MonthsDunham AssociatesOrthodontic Assistant
I was responsible for looking after the patients as they walked in. I recorded their condition and also did an oral inspection.
It was my duty to look after the patient and ensure instant relief.
I helped the doctor with basic procedures such as root canals, fillings and retainer fittings.
It was here that I learnt the basics of every procedure and also learnt how the office files and paperwork is maintained for future reference of each patient.
I was responsible for secretarial duties such as booking appointments and handling payments.
LanguagesEnglish (US)Native or Bilingual Proficiency
- Patient History
- File Keeping
- Inspecting Patients
- Medicine Administering
- Teeth Cleaning
- X-Ray Machine Operation
I successfully carried out the work that was given to me regarding file keeping and patient inspections.
I was awarded for efficiency and support to the doctor.
I also got an increment within three months due to good work and efficiency.
I worked with Dunham Associates to learn about the basic orthodontic procedures and office matters for a dentist.
I have also learnt the basic procedures such as checking the patients' problems and basic things like cleaning, taking records for braces and preparation for root canals.