Jake Dorfman - StudentÂ
The Pennsylvania State University,Â University Park, PA, 2010
Bachelors of Science Biobehavioral Health,
Cumulative GPA: 3.74/4.0
Science GPA: 3.5/4.0
Dr. Jeffrey Dorfman (No Relation) â€“ The Center for Special Dentistry,Â New York, NY
Pre-Dental Internship/Part-time EmployeeÂ -Â summer 2010-Present
Assisted in dental procedures by suctioning and mixing bonding agents
Observed many procedures including dental implant surgery, wisdom teeth extraction, bonding, bridges, and bleaching.
Assisted in setting up dental rooms before procedures and clean rooms after procedures.
Learned how to make patient most comfortable before, during, and after dental procedure.
Witnessed how Dr. Dorfman treats extremely phobic patients.
Managed basic front desk duties.
Escorted patients to room prior to procedure and prepared them for treatment.
In time, I will learn how to take full mouth x-rays, read and understand radiographs, learn the teeth numbers and the instrument names for each procedure, and assist in diagnosing and treatment planning.