Ophthalmic Doctor Assistant / Technician Resume

Added on August 18, 2011 in Health Care Resumes, O by admin

MARGARET BENNETT
404-777-7777 • 3248 Cherry Lane, Smyrna, GA 30080

OPHTHALMIC DOCTOR ASSISTANT / TECHNICIAN
Building organizational value by assisting with diagnostic and treatment-oriented procedures

Technical Skills:
Precise Refracting/Work Up
Scribing
Goniometry
Sterile Techniques

Procedures & Treatments:
Chalazion Surgery
Glaucoma Treatments
Conjunctivitis
Diabetes Monitoring
Retinopathy of Prematurity
Macular Degeneration
Strabismus
Cataracts
Palsy
NLD Obstruction
Blepharoplasty

Equipment:
A Scans
Lasers
Tonometry
Slit lamp
Lensonetry
Keratometer
Visual Fields
Topography

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY
Personable and capable professional experienced in conducting diagnostic tests; measuring and recording vision; testing eye muscle function; inserting, removing, and caring for contact lenses; and applying eye dressings. Competently assist physicians during surgery, maintain optical and surgical instruments, and administer eye medications. Extensive knowledge in ophthalmic medications dealing with glaucoma, cataract surgery, and a wide variety of other diagnoses.

PROFESSIONALEXPERIENCE
GEORGIA EYE ASSOCIATES, Decatur, Georgia since 2009
Hired as a Technician/Assistant for a cornea specialist in a large ophthalmic practice. Performed histories, vision screenings, pupil exams, and precise manifest refractions. Assisted with a variety of surgical procedures. Quickly build trust and rapport and streamline processes to ensure physician efficiency.

McManus PauleMD, Atlanta, Georgia 2008 to 2009
Taught customer service techniques and promoted twice within two months to an Ophthalmic Doctor Assistant for a pediatric neurology ophthalmologist performing scribing, taking histories, preparing patients for examination, and educating patients on treatment procedures.

TOP COMMUNICATIONS, Atlanta, Georgia 2005 to 2007
Recruited as a Regional Account Manager and promoted within 3months of hire to National Account Manager. Contributed to the company doubling in size within 10 months; maintained a 100% satisfied customer retention rate.

CHILI-PEPPER’S BAR & GRILL, Decatur, Georgia 1999 to 2004
Hired as a Hostess and quickly promoted to Server.

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science 2005
Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia

CERTIFICATION
Certified Ophthalmic Assistant (COA) – expected July 2011

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