• 1063 W. Main St. Ottawa,  OH

Shelly R. Compton

Dental Receptionist/Dental Assistant


It is my professional goal to obtain a position with an office that will allow me to utilize my  skills to contribute to the growing success of a financial office.

Work History

Work experience

Receptionist/Dental Assistant

Aug 2014 - Aug 2015
Columbus Grove Family Dentistry- Columbus Grove, Ohio

Duties included but not limited to:

  • Greeting patients
  •  Answering phone
    • taking payments via phone
    • scheduling appointments/changes, etc.
    • answering any questions patient may have
  • Checking patients in
    • ensuring all medical forms are current
    • ensuring insurance information is up to date
    • answering any question patient may have
    • informing Doctor and hygienist of patients arrival
  •  Checking patients out
    • applying any payments
    • scheduling for next visit
  •  Preparing charts for next day
    • ensuring Doctors' patient charts are in order with proper paperwork
    • ensuring Hygienist patient charts are in order with proper paperwork
  •  Make next day reminder calls
  •  Chairside assist when needed
  •  Sterilization of instruments when needed
  •  Taking and developing X-rays when needed
  •  Patient education
    • Post operative care given to patient
    • Preventative home care given to patient
    • Explanation of treatment plans created by the Dentist

Dental Assistant

Jul 2011 - Aug 2014
Health Partners of Northwest-  Lima, Ohio

 Duties included but not limited to:

  •  Chair-side assisting all doctors where needed
  •  Sterilization of instruments
  •  Taking and developing Xrays
  •  Patient education(post operative/preventative home care/explanation of treatment plans
  • Taking impressions and pouring models
  • Calling medical facilities pertaining to patient care
  • Social committee member
  • Train new dental assistants

Dental Assistant

May 2012 - Nov 2012
Dental Center of Northwest- Ohio,­ Findlay

Duties included but not limited to:

  •  Chair-side assisting
  •  Sterilization of instruments
  •  Taking and developing X­rays
  •  Patient education(post op/preventative home care/explanation of treatment plans)
  •  Taking impressions and pouring models



Northwest Ohio Dental Assisting School- Toledo Ohio

Sep 2010 - Feb 2011
Dental Assisting Certificate of Completion
  • Panoramic and Intraoral X-ray film license
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR certified

Ottawa-Glandorf High School- Ottawa, Ohio

Aug 1996 - May 1990

Business Office Education -

  • Typing
  • Communication skills