Practice placement/opportunity

1223 S 12th St., Suite 1, Bismarck, North Dakota - 58504

Opportunity type: Associate

Practice type:

  • General dentistry

Date available from: July 19, 2021

Opportunity and position description:

Bridging the Dental Gap (BDG) is a not for profit 501(c)3 stand-alone dental clinic located in Bismarck, ND. BDG is dedicated to serving all patients throughout Bismarck and Mandan, ND and surrounding areas. For over 15 years we have offered dental services to our community and making the lives of our patients better, easier and healthier. The mission of BDG is to provide access to dental care for Medicaid-eligible, uninsured and low-income individuals and families. We are seeking full or part-time positions, as well as contract dentists. Join our dynamic team of professionals and be part of a dental clinic that truly improves the lives of individuals and the community at large. Responsibilities include: providing immediate treatment of dental emergencies, examining, diagnosing and developing a plan of treatment for patients, providing local anesthesia as necessary prior to dental treatment, performing prophylaxis, scaling, sub-gingival curettage, root planning and oral hygiene instruction, prescribing medication as necessary, recording patient-dentist transactions in dental records; completing referrals, data collection and other records as may be required. The dentist is responsible for providing patients with quality dental care procedures. May treat diseases of nerve, pulp, and other dental tissues affecting oral hygiene and retention of teeth. May fit dental appliances or provide preventive care. Our dental services include exams, digital x-rays, prophy, sealants, fillings, extractions, dental emergencies, partials, root canals, crowns, bridges and dentures. Our guarantee to you is that you get to focus on the rewarding patient care element of dentistry and won’t have to worry about any of the administration portion of the clinic. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefit package including health insurance, 401K with match, malpractice insurance coverage, continuing education, vacation leave, sick leave, paid holidays and licensing fees. Dentists employed at BDG qualify to apply for a state-funded student loan repayment program. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is interested in making a direct impact on the quality of dental care in a great community. We welcome applications from new graduates. https://www.bismarcknd.gov/642/Bismarck-City-Portrait https://www.bismarckmandan.com/

Additional opportunity information

Number of operatories: 8

Number of active patients:

Patients per month: 520

New patients per month: 75

Full-time or part-time: Full time

Hours per Week: 40

Dental health shortage area?: No

Website: Website

Contact email: t.king@dentalgap.org

Organization: Bridging the Dental Gap

Contact name: Tammy King

Daytime phone: 7012210518

Fax: 7012210537

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