Associate Dentist

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Oklahoma Family Dentistry:
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Contact Name:
Rachel Hudson
Contact Phone:
(405) 550-8861
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Walkin Address:
712 N Broadway, Tecumseh, OK 74873
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Work Schedule:
Mon-Thursday 7:30-2:30 and Fridays 7:30-1:30
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Until Filled
Job Duties:

Ensures strength and future growth of the practice by providing excellent care to patients, and cultivating respect and professionalism to the dental team.
Diagnose and treat patients with oral diseases.
Provide dentistry services such as root canals, extractions, fillings, bridges, crowns, dentures, implants, and other oral services allowed according to the Oklahoma Board of Dentistry.
Educate patients about oral hygiene and preventive dental care.
Seek the advice of the owner of the practice, should (s)he be unclear or unsure how to proceed with handling a situation in the care of any patient of the practice.
Ensure compliance with OSHA and dental board procedures.
Use dental instruments safely and effectively to avoid accidents.
Stay abreast with the latest developments in the dentistry field.
Examine patients, obtain medical history, and develop treatment plans.
Monitor patient progress and maintain treatment records.
Follow clinical protocols and financial policies previously established by Oklahoma Family Dentistry
Provide clear and concise clinical notation and documentation of every patient that you provide a service to.
Work with clinical and administrative staff to provide quality patient care services.
Communicate at a high level with entire team.
Address clinical issues promptly and accurately.
Mutual agreement to assist in practice productivity when another Doctor is away.
Ability to navigate dental software with ease to aid in patient education.
Required to attend all staff meetings and team building exercises.
Insures and maintains safety of patients, personnel and other doctors by reporting any threats of workplace violence or harassment.
The associate doctor appropriately and in a timely manner (unless an emergency) communicates his/her time out of the office so that the office maintains adequate doctor coverage and little to no conflict arises for personnel.
The associate doctor is an active participant in the annual performance evaluation/appraisals, new employee progress reports, and/or other types of employee reviews as deemed necessary by the owner of Oklahoma Family Dentistry.
The associate doctor is expected to provide ideas and make practice contributions to monthly team meetings as well as morning huddles/meetings.

Advises patients on treatment plans and oral hygiene.
Refers patients to specialists if necessary and analyzes medical records and reports.

Minimum Qualifications:
A Doctor of Dental Medicine or Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from an accredited university is required. An active dental license in Oklahoma is mandatory. Current DEA license. CPR and first aid certificate. Maintain all CE requirements. Current malpractice and liability insurance coverage.
Preferred Qualifications:
Ability to maintain composure and professionalism when exposed to stressful situations. Collaborates with dentists, dental hygienists, and specialists. Works well under pressure. Develops strong relationships with patients and their families and has excellent chairside manner.
Physical Requirements:
Hand-eye coordination and hand, arm, and finger mobility for detailed work with objects. May be required to physically assist drowsy patients after anesthesia. Active movement throughout the day: sitting, walking, standing, squatting, bending, stooping, reaching, etc. (not a sedentary position). Vision: close vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. Hearing: able to satisfactorily communicate with patients, doctors, and other staff members to ensure that verbal communication is clearly understood, or a satisfactorily-equivalent method of communication. Finger dexterity is needed to access, enter, and retrieve data using a computer keyboard or operate equipment. May be required to administer first aid or CPR. Occasional exposure to toxic or caustic chemicals and radiation. Exposure to moderate noise levels. Exposure to hectic, fast-paced, high-anxiety environments.
Additional Comments:
We are a practice that's independently owned and operated, allowing you to step away from the corporate dentistry routine. This opportunity offers the potential for significant earnings and a promising future. It strikes an ideal balance between autonomy and working within a group practice, reshaping the traditional notion of being part of a private practice. We are currently seeking a new associate to join our team. Given the intricate nature of this opportunity, it's challenging to encompass all the particulars here. If this piques your interest, we invite you to reach out by responding to this posting with your questions and resume. Please email
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