Community practice seeking independent and energetic general dentist to assume dental lead position. Reopening state-of-the-art practice after recent acquisition serving a rural community with high dentistry needs. Doctor autonomy in patient care and collegial consultation/support/mentoring. Small clinical team well supported by federally qualified health center (FQHC) network. Dental practice onsite of primary care FQHC. Candidate will help develop patient-centered, whole-person care program.
Seeking full-time preferred; part-time considered. Practice is scheduled to open July 2022.
Salary plus benefits including health, vision, dental, retirement, disability and life insurance, CME, and co-pay benefit for organization-level primary care services. As an FQHC, medical malpractice insurance is provided through Federal Torte Claims Act (FTCA). Student loan repayment through National Health Service Corps available.
Strong foundation for general clinical skills, and a willingness to learn. Coordination with Dental Director; ability to practice independently with clinical support team in rural community. Outstanding patient care support and professional coordination with clinical team.
Skilled diagnostician and ease with treatment presentation is a must. Candidate must be comfortable with preventive care and hygiene, minor restoration, extractions and some endo (complex cases referred out). Dedication to serving the community and an understanding of social determinants of health is necessary.
Pennsylvania dental license, DEA license; COVID vaccine required