Dentist

Published: May 14, 2018

Job Type Part Time, with the possibility of future Full Time

Job Classification Non-exempt

Job Location Montgomery, Alabama

Minimum Education Degree in dentistry (D.M.D. or D.D.S) from an American Dental Association accredited institution; Licensure requirements for practice as a Dentist in Alabama; Hold a current Department of Justice AND Board of Dental Examiners of Alabama Controlled Substance Registration certificate; Current CPR BLS certification.

Work Experience Previous work experience in chairside dentistry.

Job Duties

  • Examines, properly diagnoses and creates the patient’s treatment plan.
  • Obtains and records medical and dental history pertinent to obtaining diagnosis.
  • Demonstrates knowledge and skill in interpreting intra-oral and panoramic radiographs.
  • Treats diseases and pathologies of the hard and soft tissues of the oral cavity.
  • Demonstrates specific clinical skills and understanding in Operative Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Prosthodontics, Endodontics, Periodontics and Preventative Dentistry.
  • Appropriately prescribes pre and post –operative medications.
  • Administers local anesthesia and analgesia as necessary.
  • Provides emergency care as needed.
  • Assists in maintenance of dental records, encounter forms and other related tasks.
  • Documents legibly and completely in dental record.
  • Performs other duties as delegated by the Dental Director or the Chief Medical Director.
  • Completes necessary continuing education criteria as required by the Board of Dental Examiners of Alabama.
  • Follows other policies and procedures as specified in the MAO Employee Handbook.
  • Supervises assigned students and interns as they perform patient care.
Team Citizenship and Responsibilities:
  • Demonstrate self-conduct in a professional manner that represents the respected image and reputation of MAO.
  • Uphold practice policies and guidelines as set forth in the MAO Employee Handbook.
  • Take responsibility for performance accountability and role in achieving quality customer service, effective teamwork and superb patient care as an upstanding comprehensive dental practice.
  • As a licensed dentist, take personal responsibility for continual learning and improvement of your skills.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Active State of Alabama Dental License
  • Strong written and verbal communication, interpersonal, and customer-service skills.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team in a professional health care environment.
  • Able to demonstrate an understanding of the current standard of infection control protocols, OSHA guidelines, and HIPAA regulations.
Education, Training and Experience Required:
  • Holds a degree in dentistry (D.M.D. or D.D.S) from an American Dental Association accredited institution.
  • Licensure requirements for practice as a Dentist in Alabama.
  • Holds a current Department of Justice AND Board of Dental Examiners of Alabama Controlled Substance Registration certificate.
  • Previous work experience in chairside dentistry
  • Current CPR BLS certification.

Physical/Mental Abilities OSHA Rating; High Risk Physical Requirements: Combination of sitting, standing, walking, bending, speaking and listening on a regular basis. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Needed:

  • Must be able to read, write , speak and understand the English Language
  • Must be of good report, responsible professional in mannerisms and confidentiality
  • Ability to deal effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures.

How to apply To apply, please submit resume and cover letter to DaQuentin Davis, HR Director, at DDavis@maoi.org Questions relating to this listing may also be directed to (334) 280-3349.