Orthodontists work in dental facilities where their work involves working with patients who may need braces and such to assist them in managing teeth and jaw alignment effectively.

Trained orthodontists seeking a position in this capacity may use the following resume as an example to write their own. Remember, the key to getting an interview is to adapt your resume every time you apply for an Orthodontist job. Your resume needs to get the employer’s attention within 5-10 seconds by outlining your skills and what you can do for them.



Orthodontist Resume Sample

Felicity Powell
655 River Road, New Boston, NH 43434
(999) 999-9999, Email

Seeking a position as an Orthodontist at Core Dental Works utilizing:
• Over 3 years of Current New Hampshire dental license
• Proven record of examining, diagnosing and providing treatment counseling to patients in a comprehensive manner
• Excellent ability to solicit patient feedback to improve service
• In depth knowledge of providing patients with complete evaluation and treatment plans
• Hands on experience of efficiently performing clinical dentistry functions

• Formulated a complex dental brace for a patient with a broken jaw
• Promoted from Dental Assistant to Orthodontist immediately after specialization in the latter

Gentle Dental – New Boston, NH
Orthodontist | February 2010 – March 2013
• Diagnosed patients’ dental needs and formulated individualized treatment plans
• Ensured thorough documentation of patient charts
• Provided treatment to manage or eliminate dental diseases and restore tooth functions
• Educated patients of the benefits of healthy eating and proper brushing techniques
• Maintained relationships with dental staff regarding patient care and concerns

New Hampshire State University – New Boston, NH
Masters in Orthodontics –2009
GPA: 3.12

• Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building skills
• Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks effectively
• Exceptional ability to stand and stoop for long hours
• Effective problem solving skills