Skills

Dental Hygiene

  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Head/Neck and Oral Cancer Examinations
  • Dental and Periodontal Screenings
  • Dental Radiographs: Film and Digital (Exposing, mounting, interpreting)
  • Dietary Counseling for Prevention of Dental Decay
  • Oral Hygiene Instruction
  • Pain Management (Local Anesthesia Infiltration and Nitrous Oxide Sedation Administration)
  • Ultrasonic Scaling and Instrumentation
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Selective Polishing
  • Fluoride Treatment (Foam, gel, varnish)
  • Alginate Dental Impressions, pouring model, trimming model
  • Periodontal Dressing
  • Arestin Placement
  • Sealants: Rubber Dam/Cotton Roll Isolation
  • Tooth Whitening

Other

  • Proficient in DentiMax, Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint