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Job Id/Status: 216152 / EXPIRED
Job Posted/Updated:05/29/2018
Job Type:Perm
Days of Week:Mon, Tue, Thur
Location: Charlotte, NC 28208
POSITION SUMMARY Provides professional dental services and assists in the administrative and professional direction of dental services within the County. Directs clinical dental patient care programs and assist with dental health community outreach programs throughout the County. Provides assessment, diagnosis, treatment, education and referral for pediatric patients ages 0-17 years in a dental office setting. Evaluates medical and dental history. Establishes dental plans and follow-up plans. Supervises auxiliary staff while performing clinical duties. POSITION SPECIFIC INFORMATION Please note this is a part time position working 24 hours per week (three 8 hour days) Monday, Tuesday and Thursday. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS • Diagnose and treat problems with a patient’s teeth, gingiva, and other parts of the oral cavity, providing advice and instruction on taking care of teeth and gums and on diet choices that affect oral health. • Completes necessary charts and records for patients to accurately record services rendered. • Evaluates patient history and determines treatment plans for either ongoing or emergency dental treatment or advice. • Interprets radiology, examines patients and provides basic and comprehensive dental services. • Performs preventive, restorative, surgical, endodontic or orthodontic procedures. • Provides educational opportunities for dental students and interns. Serves as dental consultant to other staff and lectures on dental health. Participates in community health and dental related projects. • Provides appropriate postoperative instructions to patients and caregivers. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Experience: The incumbent should have experience in properly diagnosing caries, oral diseases, injuries and malformations of the oral cavity and providing appropriate treatment which may include but not limited to: restorations, simple and surgical tooth extraction, pulpotomy and stainless steel crowns. At least 2 years experience working with children ages 0 -17 Education: Graduation from an accredited dental school (DDS or DMD). Not Required but Preferred completion of a General or Pediatric Residency Program Licenses and Certifications: Some positions may require a valid North Carolina or South Carolina Driver’s License. Must obtain and maintain a valid Mecklenburg County Vehicle Operator’s Permit. NC Dentist Licensure, CPR/AED Certification. REASONABLE ACCOMMODATIONS STATEMENT To accomplish this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to help enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.