Sample Dental Nurse Resume

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Christine Peters
1775 Jett Lane
Anaheim, CA92801

Career Objective Dental Nurse who wants a position with a hospital so that I can render my services in this field and further grow as a Dental Nurse.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Extensive experience in dental nursing
  • Outstanding knowledge of various dental tools and latest technology in the field
  • Proficient in MS Office suite and other computer applications
  • Ability to comfort patients during surgeries and other procedures
  • Abilityto do administrative tasks
  • Abilityto multi-task and work independently in team environment

Work Experience:

Dental Nurse, August 2005 – Present
Veterans Affairs, Anaheim, CA

  • Educated patients on oral health care.
  • Examined teeth and diagnosing patients’ dental conditions.
  • Assessed treatment options and interpreted treatment plans to patients.
  • Implemented clinical treatments, such as treating gum disease, restoring teeth affected by decay.
  • Maintained patients’ dental records.
  • Supervised nursing staff and helped in recruiting and training them.
  • Managed budgets and maintained stocks of equipment.

Dental Nurse, May 2000 – July 2005
Spectrum Healthcare Resources, Anaheim, CA

  • Examined patient’s teeth and gums, made models of patients’ teeth.
  • Coordinated in removing plaque and tartar deposits, cleaning and whitening the teeth and taking x-rays.
  • Educated patients how to improve at-home dental care to prevent future cavities and to ensure general oral health.
  • Ensured adherence to proper safety procedures.
  • Adhered to strict sanitary and hygiene guidelines.
  • Recorded, documented and updated data.


Bachelor of Science in Dental Nursing, Madonna University, Livonia, MI

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