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Susana Salazar

Ortho Dental Assistant

Work experience

20112015

Orthodontic Assistant

Refuah Health Center
  • Working closely with dentists to carry out clinical treatments recommended by the latter,such scaling and polishing to prevent and control periodontal (gum) disease.
  • Receive patients and prepare for necessary procedures.
  • Prepare surgery for dental treatment with correct instruments and dispense materials.
  • Provide pre- and post-operaative instructions for patients undergoing general or local anesthesia.
  • Process,mount and file dental X-rays.

Education

19861992

Dental Doctor

Universidad Autonoma de Santo Domingo,Dominican Republic
  • educating patients on oral healthcare;
  • examining teeth and diagnosing patients' dental conditions by using tools such as x-rays;
  • assessing treatment options and agreeing treatment plans with patients;
  • carrying out agreed clinical treatments such as restoring teeth affected by decay and treating gum disease; 
  • maintaining patients' dental records;
  • recruiting, training and managing staff;
  • managing budgets and maintaining stocks of equipment;
  • keeping abreast of new developments through structured continuing professional development (CPD);
  • marketing services to potential clients.

Certifications

Mar 2015Mar 2015

Management of Medical Emergencies in the Dental Office

ADAA

Medical emergencies in the dental office.

Mar 2015Mar 2015

Maxillofacial Surgery Basics for the Dental Assitant part 1

ADAA

Basic treatment for maxillofacial surgery

Mar 2015Mar 2015

Geriatric Dentistry:Reviewing for the present-preparing for the future

ADAA

Safety care for geriatric patients.

Dec 2013Dec 2013

Sedation in Pediatrics Dentistry

DANB

Prepare safety comfortable for kids

Dec 2011Dec 2011

Certified of Bloodborne pathogen,hazard communication and fire extinguisher safety training.

OSHA

Infection Control

Dec 2008Dec 2008

Certificate Orthodontic Assistant

DANB

Certified Orthodontic Assistant

Dec 2006Dec 2006

Certificate Dental Assistant

DANB

Certified Dental Assistante

Jul 2006Jul 2006

Certificate for infection control

DANB

Sterilization instruments and equipment.