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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

Aug 2014Aug 2015

Receptionist/Dental Assistant

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
Jul 2011Aug 2014

Dental Assistant

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
May 2012Nov 2012

Dental Assistant

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


Sep 2010Feb 2011

Northwest Ohio Dental Assisting School- Toledo Ohio

Dental Assisting Certificate of Completion
  • Panoramic and Intraoral X-ray film license
  • First Aid Certificate
  • CPR certified
Aug 1996May 1990

Ottawa-Glandorf High School- Ottawa, Ohio

Business Office Education -

  • Typing
  • Communication skills