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Dental Hygienist

Professional Summary

OBJECTIVE: To gain full or part-time employment as a dental hygienist in an enthusiastic, team-oriented dental office wherein the priority is exceptional patient treatment and promotion of oral health.


  • Individualized Treatment Planning
  • Comprehensive Periodontal Charting
  • Hard Tissue Charting
  • Supra/Subgingival Debridement
  • Scaling and Root Planing
  • Ultrasonic Instrumentation
  • Digital, Traditional, and Panoramic Radiography
  • Rubber cup/Air-powder Polishing
  • Sealant Application
  • Local Anesthesia Administration
  • Nitrous Oxide Administration
  • Impressions and Model Pouring
  • Care of Prosthesis
  • Proficient in Eaglesoft and Dentrix


Associate of Applied Science: Dental Hygiene

Lansing Community College - Lansing, Michigan


  • Four semesters of comprehensive clinical practice providing individualized treatment to a variety of patients including geriatric, special needs, and pediatric.
  • Community program development, implementation, and evaluation
  • Magna Cum Laude

Bachelor of Arts: English

Michigan State University - East Lansing, Michigan


  • Teacher Certification Program Completion
  • Provisional Teaching Certificate K-5 Elementary Education, 6-8 English

Certifications & Accreditations

  • Local Anesthesia Licensure, December 2016
  • Nitrous Oxide Licensure, December 2016
  • CDCA Licensure, May 2016
  • CPR Certification Current
  • OSHA Blood Born Pathogen Training
  • HIPAA Training and Compliance
  • Vickie K. Scott Hoisington Memorial Award Recipient 2016
  • President's List 2013-2017


  • LCC Dental Hygiene Clinic Smile Day, April 2016
  • Willow School Health Fair, May 2016
  • MAC Diabetes Health Fair, November 2016
  • Mason Rural Outreach Oral Education Program, November2016/March2017
  • Carefree Dental, February 2017
  • Willow Third Oral Grade Education Program, March 2017
  • Ingham County Sealant Program, March 2017
  • Delta Dental Oral Cancer Presentation, April 2017

Work History

Medical Billing Specialist

Sharlabo Mental Health Billing & Consulting, Jackson, Michigan

Jul 2008Current

  • Utilize International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9 and ICD-10) and Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes accurately.
  • Maintain protected health information according to HIPAA standards.
  • Work directly with healthcare providers, patients, and insurance companies to get claims paid.
  • Work collaboratively with co-staff to provide outstanding service and high level of return on billed claims.
  • Enter all forms of data and process claims utilizing American Medical Software (AMS).
  • Process and review claim submissions through Gateway EDI Medical Clearing House.

Director of Education

Sylvan Learning Center, Lansing, Michigan

Jan 2004Apr 2008

  • Individualize, implemented, and evaluated Sylvan curriculum for up to 120 students at one time.
  • Conferred regularly with student's responsible party to provide consistent feedback of student progress.
  • Worked collaboratively with student's public or private school teachers to streamline student learning and promote progress at school.
  • Promoted a positive learning environment by creating meaningful relationships with students, families, teachers, and center staff.
  • Trained and motivated certified instructors, teachers, and educational staff.
  • Partnered with Center Director and other Directors of Education to run center operations.

Certified Instructor and Lead Teacher

Sylvan Learning Center, Lansing, Michigan

Aug 2002Dec 2003

  • Completed instructor training and certification for all Sylvan Programs.
  • Fostered a positive learning environment and provided individualized instruction to students.
  • Evaluated student progress, updated daily lesson plans, and worked collaboratively with co-staff to maximize student progress.
  • Provided thorough training to new Sylvan teachers.

Third Grade Teacher

Cornell Elementary School, Okemos, Michigan

Aug 2001Jul 2003

  • Developed and evaluated individual content and unit lesson plans for third grade students consistent with the Michigan Department of Education Standards and Benchmarks for all academic content areas.
  • Promoted a community environment conducive to learning and success for all students.
  • Fostered positive, encouraging relationships between teacher, student, and parents.
  • Worked collaboratively with other third grade teaches and resource teachers to unify efforts and maintain consistency for all students.


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