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Amy Saragosa

Dental Assistant (Entry-Level)


A highly motivated, flexible, and detail-oriented self starter, able to prioritize effectively and maintain a keen eye for details. Dedicated to perform at my best while providing excellent patient care all while building trusting relationships and inspiring team members to achieve their potential while working towards a common goal.

Work experience


Waste Sorter

Republic services C/O Labor Ready/True Blue

Temp-to-hire position  Job includes sorting materials, cleaning in the general area, responsible for properly sorting assigned waste product.

Jan 2016Feb 2016

Dental Assistant-Front Office

A TO ZZZ Dental Clinic  Katsuko Matsui,DDS

Temporary position, answered phones, set appointments, verified insurance benefits, accepted payments, Gave pre and post anesthesia instructions to patients and/or caregivers, worked with developmentally disabled patients, sterilization, dental radio graphs, set up and break down operatories

Jul 2015Aug 2015

Dental Assistant Intern

Dr. Carlos Chavez dds

seated patients in the treatment are, passed requested instruments to the dentist during dental procedures, sterilization and preparation of instruments, taking impressions of teeth for study models, assisted the dentist directly at chair side with operative, oral surgery, orthodontic, and a wide range of other procedures, took x-rays, impressions, and applied fluoride and sealants, and assisted with implementation and documentation of current infection control standards.



Diploma in Dental Assisting


Maintained a 3.6 GPA and awarded the Juliette Southard award for exemplary professionalism and ethical attributes in the Dental Assisting program.

Key Strengths

  • Familiar with common dental procedures and their applications
  • In depth knowledge of standard policies governing the dental field
  • willing to work in the evenings and on weekends
  • proficient in preparing treatment rooms and perquisites of procedures
  • Willingness to learn and perform different types of responsibilities within an office