The Endodontist will evaluate dental needs of patients and administer treatment as necessary serving the needs of active duty military members and their families at Fort Lee, VA. This is a federal contract opportunity.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Examines teeth, gums, and related tissues using dental instruments, dental radiographs, and other diagnostic instruments.
Examines, diagnoses, and treats diseases of the dental pulp and other dental tissues affecting the vitality of teeth and establishes treatment plan.
Treats exposure of the dental pulp by pulp capping or removal of the dental pulp from the pulp chamber and root canal.
Performs complete root canal therapy on anterior, bicuspid, and molar teeth and provides any follow-up care to include management of complications for cases currently under treatment.
Provides periradicular surgery services to include surgery of the root surface, repair of a root perforation or resorptive defects, exploratory curettage to look for root fractures, broken instrument removal, and accessory canal sealing.
Places retrograde restorations during periradicular surgery when indicated.
Provides root amputation or hemisection of a tooth. Intentionally reimplants traumatized teeth and splints affected teeth.
Performs surgical procedures for isolation of a tooth with a rubber dam and prepares canals to fit preformed dowels or posts.
Bleaches discolored teeth to restore natural color.
Responsible for aiding in own self-development by being available and receptive to all training made available by the company.
Graduate of ADA accredited dental school with either a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. Shall have a certificate of training in endodontics from an ADA accredited residency training program; and be board eligible or board certified in endodontics.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATION
For credentialing purposes, must provide copies of:
Current Curriculum Vitae (CV) with employment dates to show work history as a DDS or DMD within one (1) year of the past three (3) years.
Current, valid and unrestricted license in one of the 50 states, and/or the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, or territories of the United States.
Front and back of current Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association (AHA).
National Provider Identifiers (NPI) number
Endodontic Board Certification; or board eligible
Additional Salary Information: Benefit choices include health, dental, vision, 401K with matching and 30 days of paid time off annuall
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