Super smiles dentistry
July 2012 — Present
Dental hygiene assistant :Routine hygiene appointments cleans and polish, takes diagnostic radiographs requested. Provides information to patients and parents by Educating and providing oral hygiene and plaque control instructions
Documents dental care services by charting in patient record every visit.
Treatment assistant : Prepares room and patient for dental treatment by following procedures and treatment plan
Provides instruments by positioning instruments for dentist's access, suctioning and passing instruments.
Provides materials by selecting, mixing, and placing materials on instruments and in the patient's mouth, While keeping the doctor on schedule advising other assistant when he/she is available.
Orthodontic Assistant : screening's discussing the importance of good oral hygiene, taking panoramic and cephalometric x-rays to determine treatment necessary as well as discussing finances and options available.
Records : taking Intraoral photographs, impressions and spacer placement, pouring, trimming, and polishing study casts
Bracket placement : removing spacer's, polishing teeth, fitting and cementing bands, placing brackets, wires & elastics.