Company: Special Health Resources
Posted on: February 11, 2024
JOB DESCRIPTION The Dentist position is responsible for making
sure that patients of all ages have their oral care needs covered.
They are also responsible for providing their patients with the
information that they need to prevent any problems from occurring
to their teeth and mouth. This may include information on what
foods should be avoided, how they can maintain proper dental
health, and much more. They are required to help patients to
recover from any diseases that affect the oral cavity. Diagnosis,
preventative care, and treatment procedures to the teeth and mouth.
SKILLS REQUIRED Good multi-tasking ability. General PC background.
Able to schedule work activities according to priority. Ability to
complete documentation in legible and professional manner. Ability
to relate to the public in all areas (racial, ethnic, and
economic). Must be self-directive. Good written and oral
communication skills. Collaboration Skills. Flexibility.
POSITION DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions. Responsible for preventative
and restorative oral procedures Work with dental hygienists and
dental assistants Evaluate the current health and condition of
their patient's teeth to determine diagnosis of dental condition,
if any Inform their patients on how to prevent dental problems and
keep their teeth and mouth as healthy as possible Complete
treatment on affected gums, decayed and fractured teeth, and
perform tooth removal for cases where there are high levels of
decay Consider treatment methods and explain the options with the
patient to determine which works best for them based on their
situation Keep all equipment functional and clean Maintain dental
files for all patients Monitor and evaluate any x-ray images for
any part of the patient's oral cavity Refer patients to
orthodontists or other dental specialist for more advanced
procedures and care Adheres to all agency policies Makes
appointments as needed and assists staff with scheduling Assists in
preparing programmatic reports Other duties as assigned. Employment
Type: Full Time Years Experience: 1 - 3 years Bonus/Commission:
Keywords: Special Health Resources, Tyler , Dentist, Healthcare , Tyler, Texas
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