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Dentist

Reference: JOB6181
Location: El Paso, Texas
Employer: Awesome Smiles
Contact: Cynthia Chacon

Date_Available 2021-03-26
Qualifications Position Summary: We are searching for a knowledgeable Dentist who can provide a range of services for our patients. The Dentist will meet with patients, assess their dental health, handle some complex procedures, such as root canals, extractions, and oral surgery. The Dentist will work with other staff members such as dental hygienists and assistants, to provide our patients with high quality dental services. To be a successful Dentist, you should be caring, communicative, and experienced in diagnosing and treating dental ailments. You should also be skilled with the various tools and procedures needed to correct dental complaints and ensure the oral health of patients.

MAJOR DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Meeting with patients to discuss and treat dental concerns and establish a plan for better dental hygiene

- Performing dental procedures, such as extractions, root canals, and filling cavities

- Correcting bite issues and overcrowding

- Applying helpful agents to teeth, such as sealants or whiteners

- Prescribing medications for dental issues, such as pain medications or antibiotics

- Giving patients sedatives or anesthesia prior to administering treatments

- Ordering diagnostic measures, such as x-rays, models, etc.

- Using tools, such as drills, probes, brushes, or mirrors, to examine and treat teeth and mouth

- Keeping digital records relating to the oral health of patients and the treatments given to them

- Managing and communicating with other staff members to provide care to patients

- Perform other duties as assigned by Dr. Provenghi or manager


Job Requirements

- Doctor of Dental Surgery or Dental Medicine Degree
- State license and malpractice insurance
- Strong computer skills and experience with Dentrix & Dexis preferred
- Willingness to comply with all local, state, and federal laws regarding dental and health care
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, ability to keep detailed records
- Comprehensive knowledge of dental procedures, tools, and diagnostics
- Great self - management skills


Specialized Skills Preferred

- Endo experience; molars if possible but should be comfortable with simple procedures
- Surgical skills, 3rd molars preferred, bone grafting
- Perio surgery
- Implants, placement, & restorative
- Ortho experience

The successful candidate will report to the practice's main dentist and to the managing partner. All candidates that are interested must submit a resume for consideration and will undergo a full background check if selected for employment.
Benefits Health & Dental available after probationary period.
How_To_Apply peter@awesomesmilesep.com

Contact's Phone Number: 915-772-4740
Job Type: Full-time

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