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Amy Herold

Amy Herold

Lead Dental Assistant: Amy Herold

 

Some of the dental services provided by Lead Dental Assistant include:

  • The duties of a dental assistant are among the most comprehensive and varied in the dental office. The dental assistant performs many tasks requiring both interpersonal and technical skills. Although state regulations vary, responsibilities may include:
    • assisting the dentist during a variety of treatment procedures
    • taking and developing dental radiographs (x-rays)
    • asking about the patient’s medical history and taking blood pressure and pulse
    • serving as an infection control officer, developing infection control protocol and preparing and sterilizing instruments and equipment
    • helping patients feel comfortable before, during and after dental treatment
    • providing patients with instructions for oral care following surgery or other dental treatment procedures, such as the placement of a restoration (filling)
    • teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain oral health;
      (e.g., tooth brushing, flossing and nutritional counseling)
    • taking impressions of patients’ teeth for study casts (models of teeth)
    • performing office management tasks that often require the use of a personal computer
    • communicating with patients and suppliers (e.g., scheduling appointments, answering the telephone, billing and ordering supplies)
    • helping to provide direct patient care in all dental specialties, including orthodontics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics and oral surgery

 

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We applaud the strength and integrity of our office team at Dentistry by Design!  Our office members maintain a Amy Heroldpositive team spirit under any challenging patient situation and optimize the overall patient experience. Our hygienists delivers the highest level of care while teaching patients appropriate oral hygiene strategies to maintain their health and well being.   Our Office Manager manages employee and patient relations, and achieving operational goals. Dental Assistants are an integral part of Dentistry by Design.  They make our patients feel comfortable and guide them throughout their procedures.  As Dental Assistants, we are empathetic to our patients needs and concerns.  Everyone works together so that you, the patient, achieves optimal comfort and satisfaction!

 

 

 

 

 

departments: Our Team
positions: Lead Dental Assistant
office: 672 SW Prima Vista Blvd, Suite 202 Port St. Lucie Florida 34983 and 3889 Military Trl, Suite 102 Jupiter Florida 33458