ELIZABETH MARTINEZ

  • Miami Fl

Dentist/Dental Assistant

Work History

Work History
Jan 2013 - Apr 2014

Dental Assistant/Surgical Assistant

Northwest Dental , Miami, fl.

Working at Northwest Dental as first and second assistant I gained and developed depth knowledge in the field of surgery , digital radiology, teeth restoration, full dentures, partials  and orthodontia. Such surgeries include implants, wisdom teeth, multiple teeth extraction, among other surgeries and dental procedure that take place in a general dentist office every day.

Jan 1990 - Aug 2012

Dentist

Policlinico Ceiba La Habana, Cuba.

Working as a general dentist I have learned to develop and customized dental hygiene plan that incorporates dental examination, tooth cleaning,  tooth scaling, X-ray and use of other diagnostic equipment to prevent, uncover or treat problems as early as possible. Restorative procedures in the development of a comprehensive treatment plan that will help prevent decay or disease of the teeth, mouth, gums and tongue. As a general dentist also use restorative dentistry procedures to repair the effects of tooth decay, trauma, defect or disease in these areas of the mouth. Dental extractions and appropriate referrals for other specialties as orthodontia, maxillofacial surgery, prosthodontia among others.

Education

Education
2012 - Present

Dental Assistant

1985 - 1990

Dentist

Facultad de Estomatologia, La Habana, Cuba.
1985

High school Diploma

Ceiba Siete, Cuba

Skills

Skills

  • Able to: multitask, adapt to new software practice, dental charting, take vital signs, applying topical anesthesia, take impressions, study models.
  • Positive attitude.
  • Provide oral health instructions.
  • Perfect fluency in Spanish and able to read, write and speak English.
  • Placing and removing dental dam.
  • Apply fluoride agents.
  • Fabricate/ Cement provisional restorations.
  • Remove sutures.
  • Take conventional and digital x-rays.

Certifications

Certifications
2012 - Present

CPR, EFDA, OSHA

Red Cross
1990 - 2012

D.D.S.

Facultad de Estomatologia, La Habana, Cuba.