US Air Force – Civil Service

Implant planning session

Director, Medical Modeling/Dental CAD-CAM 2007 – 2010

Managed Dental CAD/CAM and Medical Modeling operations for largest medical center in the Air Force.  Designed custom medical devices and templates using 3D design and virtual sculting solutions.  Operated rapid prototyping and milling systems to fabricate custom prosthesis.  Participated in research and development opportunities and mentor dental residents in CAD/CAM related projects.  Trained and mentored staff to develop skills required to process quality services.  Marketed technology and services to medical and dental community.

Key Contributions:

  • Established online portal to allow remote providers to submit service requests
  • Developed automation scripts to reduce time spent on repetitive tasks
  • Developed new applications, enhancing product and service offerings
  • Delivered numerous presentations and demonstrations to dental professionals

Technical Environment:

  • Fashioned custom implant designs using industrial and virtual sculpting software solutions
  • Integrated various systems to adapt a complete solution; utilized computer networking skills
  • Managed and operated fabrication equipment consisting of 3d printers and milling systems
  • Programmed custom software scripts to automate repetitive design tasks