Dentist Resume

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Career Objective:

Highly professional and talented Dentist with 5 + years of experience in diagnosing and treating dental problems, as well as providing preventive and corrective care for patients with different oral conditions or diseases. Possess exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, excellent analytical, and problem-solving skills, effective decision-making, and team-working skills as well as familiarity with established dental procedures, safety and infection control standards.

Summary of Skills:

  • Solid experience in diagnosing and treating variety of dental problems and conditions as well as thorough knowledge of wide range of dentistry procedures, using diagnostic equipment or dental instruments safely and interpreting dental X-ray results

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to make patients feel comfortable during treatment procedures as well as counsel them on proper oral hygiene

  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment as well as possess exceptional team-working skills to maintain good relations with dental assistants, hygienists and other dental support staff members

  • Ability to maintain up-to-date knowledge of latest dental advancements and developments

  • Ability to follow and maintain quality, safety and infection control standards properly

  • Strong organizational skills with ability to work under pressure and produce high-quality results

  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to diagnose oral diseases, and make effective treatment plans

  • Ability to sit or stand for longer periods of time as well as work in irregular shifts, including weekends or holidays

Work Experience:


Health-drive Dental, Los Angeles, CA

April 2017 – Present

  • Providing primary cost-effective care to dental patients in a competent manner for prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of various oral diseases

  • Performing physical assessment by using specific dental instruments, interviewing patients as well as recording and interpreting their medical and dental histories to diagnose mouth, teeth or gum-related problems

  • Providing appropriate instructions to dental hygienists, assistants and technicians in daily activities of the dental program as well as managed and administered established policies and procedures

  • Treating teeth malformations or gum injuries as well as performing root canal, teeth color restoration, surgical extractions, fixing and removing prosthetic

  • Ordering lab testing, diagnostic or therapeutic procedures as well as developing an accurate identification of patients’ dental problems based on correct interpretation of findings

  • Educating patients and their families regarding comprehensive oral hygiene


PREMISE Health Center, Los Angeles, CA

September 2015 – March 2017

  • Safely used and maintained various dental instruments or tools including mouth mirrors, hand tools, X-ray machines and complex diagnostic equipment to perform evaluation procedures and make customized treatment plans accordingly

  • Performed cavity filling, tooth extractions, oral prophylaxis, braces installation, including teeth whitening procedures as well as administered anesthesia prior to dental procedures

  • Established dentistry procedures, including safety and infection control standards

  • Provided appropriate instructions or counseling to patients and their families on oral hygiene as well as methods of preventing the spread of oral related diseases


Concorde Dental Care Groups, Los Angeles, CA

December 2013 – August 2015

  • Performed general dentistry procedures, including examination, direct and indirect restorative work, tooth extractions

  • Controlled pain and infection in patients by administering effective medications

  • Assisted senior dental doctors in surgeries as well as conducted follow-up sessions for patients who underwent delicate dental procedures

  • Communicated with dental staff regarding patient treatment plans as well as educated patients on oral health conditions

  • Promoted good dental care habits, and contributed in faster recovery from dental surgeries

  • Took responsibility to follow up care and referrals as required for the dental patients

Education & License:

  • National Board Dental Examination (NBDE)

    Dental Board of California, Los Angeles, CA


  • Doctor of Medicine Dentistry (DMD)or Doctor of Dental Medicine

    UCLA School of Dentistry, Los Angeles, CA


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biology

    University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA



On request.

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