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General Dentist

Dental Office in Memphis Memphis, TN
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time

We are seeking a detail-oriented, thorough, and experienced dentist to join our team. In this position, you will be responsible for the oral health of your patients. You will perform procedures to diagnose and treat cavities, cracked or fractured teeth and oral diseases. You will also administer medications and anesthetics for tooth extractions, root canals, and other surgical procedures. The dentist will work from both our Downtown and East Memphis locations.

Dentist Duties and Responsibilities

  • Educate patients on good oral hygiene habits

  • Prescribe antibiotics and pain relieving medications

  • Provide patient care for cracked or fractured teeth

  • Perform procedures to treat decay and cavities

  • Prepare and place fillings

  • Examine patients for dental and jaw diagnoses

  • Create models for dental appliances

  • Interpret x-rays and diagnostic tests

  • Diagnose and treat oral diseases

  • Create detailed treatment plans for patients

  • Perform surgical procedures on teeth, bone, and soft tissues

  • Educate patients on aftercare and answer questions

Dentist Requirements and Qualifications

  • D.S. or D.M.D. from a school accredited by Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) and American Dental Association.

  • Licensed to practice in the state.

  • Experience working with children in a dental setting is a plus!

  • Certification in CPR.

  • Good interpersonal skills and communication.

  • Computer skills; Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Accurate and precise attention to detail.

  • Compassionate and caring of patients.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Able to work in an intense, concentrated environment.

  • Calm and cool-headed with a positive attitude.

  • Complies with all office, local, state, and American Dental Association regulations, protocols, and procedures.

Dental Office in Memphis

Local dentist with 2 offices and 35 years of operation within the community. Family environment where everyone matters. Friendly, motivated, enthusiatic staff that work well together.

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