Amanda McHenry

Amanda McHenry

Registered Dental Hygienist

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - May 2010

Associates in Applied Science

Illinois Central College

Work History

Work History
May 2013 - Present

Dental Hygienist

Afdent

  • Deliver comprehensive and compassionate care to all patients
  • Review patient health histories
  • Perform oral cancer screenings and oral health assessments
  • Expose and interpret radiographs 
  • Perform routine adult and child prophylaxes
  • Provide preventative services including pit and fissure sealants, and fluoride treatments (trays and varnish)
  • Perform scaling and root planing
  • Obtain probing depths for periodontal charting
  • Perform periodontal maintenance procedures 
  • Provide appropriate home care instructions and educate patients on proper oral hygiene techniques
  • Treatment plan necessary dental procedures including restorative fillings, endodontics, prosthodontics, oral surgery, orthodontics, etc at the direction of supervising dentist
  • Administer local anesthesia for dental hygiene and operative procedures

Apr 2011 - Apr 2013

Dental Hygienist

Dr. Paul & Dr. Anderson

  • Delivered comprehensive and compassionate care to all patients
  • Reviewed patient health histories
  • Performed oral cancer screenings and oral health assessments
  • Exposed and interpreted radiographs 
  • Performed routine adult and child prophylaxes
  • Provided preventative services including pit and fissure sealants, and fluoride treatments (trays and varnish)
  • Performed scaling and root planing
  • Obtained probing depths for periodontal charting
  • Performed periodontal maintenance procedures 
  • Provided appropriate home care instructions and educated patients on proper oral hygiene techniques
Jan 2003 - Apr 2011

Customer Service/Solutions Center

Ameren

  • Assisted customers with a high level of compassion and confidentiality
  • Responded to customer correspondence via verbal and written communication
  • Corrected billing errors; communicated resolutions to the customer
  • Issued payment arrangements; explained details and implications of arrangements to the customer
  • Scheduled service orders
  • Responded to emergency and electric outage related calls
  • Trained and mentored new employees
  • Functioned as a liaison between Customer Service and other departments within the company

Certifications

Certifications
Sep 2012 - Mar 2016

Dental Hygiene License

State of Indiana
May 2015 - Mar 2016

Dental Hygiene Anesthesia Permit

State of Indiana
Jun 2010 - Sep 2015

Dental Hygiene License

State of Illinois
Jun 2010 - Sep 2015

Local Anesthesia Administration

State of Illinois
Jun 2009 - Jun 2016

Basic Life Support/CPR

American Heart Association