Lidia Burliuk, RDH

I received my first degree, a Bachelors of Economics, from one of the most well respected University’s in the Russian Federation, Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University.¬† But nothing has prepared me for life better than the education I received at CityTech in Brooklyn.¬† Surrounded by the best staff of dental hygienists and doctors while working with state of the art equipment, has fully prepared me for pursing an exciting and fulfilling career as a dental hygienist.


New York City College of Technology
Brooklyn, NY
Expected Graduation: June, 2020 – Dental hygiene

Immanuel Kant Baltic Federal University 
Kaliningrad, Russia
Honors Graduate, July 2014 РBachelors in Economics with a Minor in Accounting                                                                                             


October, 2019-present
Assistant of Dr. Nancy R. Ekelman, DDS and CityTech faculty

Assisted during extractions, osseous surgeries, bone grafts, tissue grafts, crown lengthening procedures, implants, suture placement and removals. Disinfected, sterilized and prepped all rooms and equipment.  

The Burliuk Foundation (part-time) New York, NY          

Language Advisor. Translate correspondence from Russian to English and vice versa. Categorize, file & forward emails to colleagues. Upload data into cloud-based project tracking software.

2013, Six months
Svetlogorsk Water Treatment Facility Svetlogorsk, RU         

Practical internship program, intern. Secretarial duties including: filing & organizing documents, answering phones. Baccalaureate dissertation study in accounts receivable & accounts payable.

Croissant Café Svetlogorsk, RU         

Waitress. Providing customer service. Processing payment Рterminal & cash.


  • Fluent in both Russian & English
  • Software: DenteMax, Perio-Exec, Google Smartsheet, Microsoft Office¬†
  • Gathering and recording medical and dental histories¬†
  • Thoroughly conducting oral cancer screenings, extra and intraoral examinations¬†¬†
  • Performing dental, periodontal¬†charting¬†and assessing caries risk¬†¬†
  • Processing full mouth series, bite wings and panoramic radiographs¬†¬†
  • Providing oral hygiene instructions and dental products recommendations¬†¬†
  • Providing hand instrumentation, ultrasonic¬†scaling, polishing, and fluoride application (gel and varnish)¬†¬†
  • Sealant application using cotton roll and rubber dam isolation¬†¬†
  • Administering analgesic: Oraqix and local anesthesia¬†(certification is¬†pending)¬†¬†
  • Administering Arestin, periodontal dressing placement, processing and pouring dental impression models