General Dentist

Coast Dental Services   •  

La Mesa, CA

Not Specified years

Posted 206 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provides dental care for infants, children, and adolescents.
  • Treats primary and secondary teeth and constructs and places bridges, dentures, and obturating appliances suitable for growing arches.
  • Fabricates space maintainers designed for patients.
  • Examine patients to determine the nature of the condition affecting the patient, utilizing x-rays, dental instruments and other diagnostic procedures.
  • Counsels and advises patients and family on growth and development dental problems of patient.
  • Provides preventive services through use of fluorides and sealants and instructs patient and family members on dental care.
  • Provides education in oral and dental hygiene.
  • Supervise office staff, including hygienists, dental assistants, receptionists and other office staff.
  • Adheres to safety protocols and processes including but not limited to ensuring protective equipment is utilized and OSHA/Bloodborne pathogen requirements are followed.
  • Participate in morning huddles, chart reviews and routine office meetings.
  • All other duties and responsibilities allowed under applicable state laws and regulations.

Qualifications

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Commitment to quality patient care and enjoy educating patients on dental health.
  • Effective communication skills; demonstrates professional and courteous demeanor with patients.

Qualifications (Experience, Education, Licensure, Certification)

  • DDS or DMDdegree, licensed in state in which practicing or have the ability to obtain licensure upon graduation.
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certificate