- Hawthorne, California
5410 W 149th Place, Unit 6
Hawthorne, CA 90250
Phone: (619) 572-9970
To secure a dental hygiene position for a stable dental office where I can utilize my exceptional clinical and computer skills, outstanding patient rapport, and my ability to work as part of a team.
December 2016 – Present Dr. John Ducar (periodontist)
September 2015 – December 2016 Dr. Sachi Fujita
October 2002 - October 2014 Dr. Stephen Austin Lee
July 1991 - August 2014 Dr. Dan Kaylin (retired) / Dr. Albert Leung
January 1984 – July 1988 Dr. William Becker / Dr. Burton Becker (periodontists)
Registered Dental Hygienist
Perform all phases of Dental Hygiene as described by the Dental Hygiene Practice Act of California including: scaling and root planing, Polishing, screening for oral cancer using Arestin, taking health histories, administering local anesthesia and nitrous oxide, as well as using oraqix, taking and interpreting x-rays, using an intra-oral camera and collecting data.
Consistently build patient rapport by calming nervous patients, teaching oral hygiene care and explaining complex treatments.
Adhere to and promote strict compliance with Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Office Sterilization and Asepsis Procedures (OSAP).
Take xrays using Schick, digital pano, Dentrix, Eaglesoft. and Softdent.
Help with some up front tasks including: answering phones and scheduling patients as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS / EDUCATION:
Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene - Northern Arizona University
I'm committed to insuring the patient has the best dental care possible. I enjoy what I do, work well with all staff and benefit from learning about new advances in the dental field. Prior experience includes working in a periodontal office as well as a pediatric office.
References upon request.
Certifications & Licenses