The statements in the job description are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities, as other duties and responsibilities may be assigned.
The Dentist is primarily responsible for providing dental care for patients of Neighborhood Health. The Dentist performs clinical dental services including emergency care for treatment of acute conditions such as abscesses, broken tooth. Performs diagnostic examination of hard and soft tissue, x-rays, occlusal analysis and oral cancer screenings. Develops and implements treatment plans. Restores viable teeth, using amalgam or composite resin materials. Extracts teeth that are determined to be a health hazard. Applies fluoride treatments and sealants and performs simple endodontic and simple periodontal procedures.