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Eastern, ME

Eastern, ME
13 days ago


Dentists are required to have an excellent knowledge of their subject, coupled with good interpersonal skills. More specifically they must have:
  • An excellent knowledge of and interest in science, particularly the science of oral health
  • Good eyesight
  • Good manual dexterity and a steady hand
  • The ability to concentrate for long periods of time
  • The ability to use specialist equipment
  • The ability to communicate information about oral hygiene and treatments to patients in a clear and articulate manner
  • A willingness and ability to relate to many different people
  • A friendly, polite and helpful attitude towards patients
  • Good motivational abilities
  • Thick skin and the ability to cope with anxious or difficult patients
  • The ability to gain trust and put patients at ease
  • Good leadership skills (particularly when working as a partner in a surgery)
  • The ability to work well as part of a team
  • A high level of commitment to the job
  • A good knowledge of business in order to run a practice
  • The ability to stay calm under pressure, particularly when dealing with patients