17 days ago
Corp Christi, TX
La Costa Dental is a well established, multi-office practice that sees children and adults. We are growing and are excited to be part of the Corpus Christi, TX community. Our mission is to see lives flourish through exceptional dental care and promote the practice of dentistry. We believe in the importance of teamwork and are committed to the growth and development of our General Dentists, Specialists, Providers, support and administrative staff. Our offices enjoy unmatched approval ratings and referrals derived through exceptional quality of care, development, and commitment to providing the very best to our patients. We remain the preferred dental provider for our locations.
We are seeking Full-time General Dentists (DMD/DDS) who are friendly, motivated, team-oriented, dedicated to quality and efficiency, has good communication and chair-side skills. and open to making a long term commitment for growth with the practice.
We are looking for a Dentist to diagnose, treat and advise our patients on various dental issues.
You’ll need to have experience treating a range of teeth and gum problems, from simple cases like removing plaque to more complex procedures.
Ultimately, you’ll promote good oral health and help patients apply preventive dental care.
Examine patients’ medical records
Prepare patients for treatment (e.g. by applying oral sedation or anesthesia)
Check teeth, gums and other parts of the mouth, along with X-rays and tests, to diagnose dental problems
Clean teeth and remove plaque
Identify tooth decay and replace cavities with fillings
Design and fit dental prosthetics, such as bridges, crowns and dentures
Apply teeth-whitening treatments
Conduct tooth extractions and root canal procedures
Perform surgeries on diseased tissues and bones
Prescribe medication as needed
Educate patients on proper brushing techniques, flossing and fluoride use
Promote good oral health and preventive dental care (e.g. by scheduling regular check-ups)
Work experience as a Dentist
In-depth understanding of dental hygiene
Experience with dental equipment and tools
Experience with surgeries and teeth extractions
A pleasant and compassionate personality with the ability to make patients feel comfortable
Attention to detail
Ability to remain calm under pressure
Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (DMD) or similar degree that gives license to practice the dentist profession
Texas Dental Board License • Malpractice Insurance, DEA, CPR certificates • New grads welcome to apply • HB1Sponsorship