Dental Assistant Sample Resume

If dental assistant is the field you are willing to apply for the position, you should know that this profession deal with working with patients, doing several lab works and administering the office. To apply for this position, ensure to mention and highlight your specialty in order the employer find the requirements in you as what are written in the resume. The below sample of resume can guide you in writing document that can impress the hiring manager.

ALERT: What can make the applicant have to say goodbye for the search of dental assistant job? The answer is wrong format when writing the resume.

From these following resume styles, guess which one will get you hired as dental assistant quickly.

  1. Chronological format

  2. Functional format

  3. Active format

ADVICE: Avoid same mistakes as what 95% other job applicants made since they choose incorrect style of resume.

If you opt out the correct format for the resume, you will get better opportunity to be noticed and possibly hired than anyone else. You are likely to be considered over the more experienced candidates.

One thing to note, the importance of matching your ability to what employers needs from the candidate he or she is going to hire. Make sure to enclose clear explanation and details of the previous work in this field as well any acknowledgment you have achieved.

Rita J.
430 Harvey Rd
Moonrise, New York 999xx
Home: (33x) 333-33xx
Cell: (33x) 123-xxxx


Having experience for ten years as dental assistant in big dental practice in Upstate, NY. Have willingness to move and work as full timer in small office in  rural area. able to perform effective work with patients and do lab job based on the experience over the past years in both locations.


Dental Office of Doucette from 2003 to 2013

  • Got patients ready for the dentist’s examination
  • Make sterilization and arrange instruments
  • Operated x-rays and processed the results
  • Create casts of plaster casts from the impressions of teeth and mouth
  • Made clean and polished dental appliances such as mouth guards, dentures, and others


College of City in Any City, United States of America in 2001

Dental Assistant School of NY, Any City, United States of America in 2002


Professional Women in Medicine: Exceptional Member (2005)

Dental Office of Doucette: Employee of the Year (2006)

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