Dentist

Capital Area Health Network

Richmond, VA

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Richmond, VA, US
LOCATION
Richmond, VA
POSTED
3 days ago

ssential Functions and Responsibilities  

  1. Provide routine and emergency dental services, including diagnosis and treatment plans, 

general restorative procedures, crown and bridge construction, removable prosthetics, 

uncomplicated endodontics and oral surgery. 

  1. Prescribe and interpret radiographs with documentation. 

 

  1. Safely administer appropriate types and doses of anesthetics and prescribe medications. 

  1. Refer patients for specialty care to other clinic programs or outside agencies as 

appropriate. Follow up with referrals for continuity of care.  

  1. Supervise Dental Hygienist(s) and support staff.  

  1. Conduct follow-up patient care. 

  1. Provide dental and oral health education to patients and families. 

  1. Assist in reviewing clinic productivity, chart audits, scheduling procedures, and establishing guidelines for care and treatment. 

  1. Teach and train patients and staff on illness prevention. 

  1. Actively participate in community dental programs and outreach. 

  1. Assist with in-service and on-going training of clinic staff. 

  1. Build relationships and foster a high level of customer service. 

  1. Manage difficult clients and patients, demonstrating interpersonal savvy and influence 

skills. 

  1. Exercise professional judgment in the performance of services provided consistent with 

the organization’s policies and the standards of the dental profession. 

  1. Demonstrate high degree of knowledge and competency in the practice of dentistry and 

associated charting requirements. 

  1. Perform assigned dental tasks using a high level of skill and ability. 

  1. Utilize computers for data entry and information retrieval with proficiency. 

  1. Utilize and monitor effectiveness and efficiency of all equipment and supplies used in the 

delivery of services. 

  1. Communicate frequently with others in verbal and written communication.  

  1. Implement and evaluate operational and administrative processes.  

  1. Other duties as assigned.  


Employment Type: Full Time
Years Experience: 1 - 3 years
Bonus/Commission: No

About the Company

Capital Area Health Network