Advise and instruct patients regarding preventative dental care, the causes and treatment of dental problems, and oral health care services.
Analyze and evaluate dental needs to determine changes and trends in patterns of dental disease
Administer anesthetics to limit the amount of pain experienced by patients during procedures
Apply fluoride and sealants to teeth. Bleach, clean, or polish teeth to restore the natural color
Design, make, and fit prosthodontic appliances such as space maintainers, bridges, and dentures, or write fabrication instructions or prescriptions for denturists and dental technicians
Diagnose and treat diseases, injuries, and malformations of teeth, gums, and related oral structures, and provide preventive and corrective services
Eliminate irritating margins of fillings and correct occlusions, using dental instruments
Examine teeth, gums, and related tissues, using dental instruments, x-rays, and other diagnostic equipment, to evaluate dental health, diagnose diseases or abnormalities, and plan appropriate treatments
Fill pulp chamber and canal with endodontic materials.
Conducting morning meetings with the dental office staff to ensure that everyone is on the same page regarding the day’s schedule, procedures and patient load
Supporting office staff with assessing P&L reports
Improving your clinical skills and acumen through participation in continuing education and training opportunities offered by Heartland Dental
Possessing a strong work ethic, outgoing personality, good communication skills, manual dexterity and a personable chair-side manner.
Unparalleled continuing education! More than 200 hours of courses exclusive to Heartland Dental supported offices, putting you on the path to dominating your market as a definitive industry leader.
Personal and professional development, offering professional mentorship, skill development and strategies to become an effective leader.
If your career ambitions include leadership and further advancement, Heartland Dental’s network of supported locations is expected to double in size within the next five to seven years, and new opportunities will be created to support that growth.
Guaranteed base pay or personal collections; whichever is greater
Opportunity for quarterly bonus
Paid time off
Comprehensive insurance program
Retirement savings plans
DMD or DDS degree
Current dental license in state of hire
Ability to travel overnight to training sessions once a month during your first year of employment
Minimum 12 months experience preferred, but not required