General Dentist (Part-Time)

Mary's Center
Washington, DC
Nov 24, 2022
Nov 27, 2022
Accountant, IT
Full Time
Job Details Level Experienced Job Location Georgia Ave - Washington, DC Position Type Part Time Education Level Graduate Degree Travel Percentage None Job Category Health Care Job Details Mary's Center is committed to promoting diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) within our organization andthe communities we serve. We embrace diversity of experiences, ideas, and individuals, and seek to bring a diverse group of candidates to the table. Important Note: Mary's Center is mandating the COVID-19 vaccine + booster for all staff . The Dentist is responsible for the delivery of quality and efficient dental care to the Health Center patient population and be mission-driven to serve the medically underserved patient. Reportability This position will report directly to the Vice Presidentof Dental Services Essential Duties & Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Complete routine and comprehensive oral examinations. Maintain the quality of dental care. Deliver fillings, endodontics, extractions, partials, crown and bridge, and sealants, etc. Diagnose dental disease, oral pathology, and develop a written treatment plan and prioritize treatments. Provide ongoing dental education. Be thorough in documenting all interventions done with/on behalf of the patient. Document services on the encounter. Oversee the dental hygienist and the dental assistant on duty. Consult on the purchase of dental equipment. Work in tandem with the other member of the health care team to ensure best practices in the delivery of dental services and the other services offered at Mary's Center. Treat the patient with moderate to severe dental infections on an emergency basis. Participate in agency-wide and clinical meetings as needed. Qualifications The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions . Education and/or Experience - Qualified candidates must have completion of ADA accredited dental program; DDS/DMD degree; certification through DEA; and valid Washington DC License. Some ability to speak Spanish preferred. Physical Demands - Regularly required to sit; frequently required to reach with hands and arms, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk or hear; must be able to lift objects up to twenty-five (25) pounds. Work Environment- Mostly in a typical office and/or home setting with quiet to moderate noise level. May be exposed to extreme cold, heat, and humidity due to outside weather conditions. The Benefits: Retirement options through 403(b) contribution and investment opportunities Annual PTO Accrual pro-rated(in addition to paid holidays), plus 3 educational days. Eligibility for student loan repaymentthrough the National Health Service Corps. Tuition reimbursement of $1000/year towards education assistance and professional development. Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

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