Position Title: General Dentist Position Location: 144 Genesee Street
Auburn, NY 13021
Contact Name: Dee Dee Schenck Contact Email: Contact Phone: 315-253-6796 Contact Fax: 315-252-6354
CHCANYS Member Info: Member - Organizational
Our Federally Qualified Health Center* located in the beautiful Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York is seeking a General Dentist to join our dedicated and customer-focused dental office team. Potential candidates must be able to perform and oversee dental services designed to preserve teeth and prevent the spread of oral disease; as well as diagnose and treat diseases, injuries and malformations of teeth, gums and related oral structures.
Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities: (Additional duties may be assigned)
Examine patients to diagnose and treat oral and dental conditions.
Provide routine care of patients including but not limited to: Examination of head and neck; administration of medication; periodontal therapy; x-rays and follow up maintenance checks.
Management of emergencies, including but not limited to:control of acute hemorrhages, anaphylaxis, respiratory arrest, cardiac arrest and seizures.
Diagnosis, treatment and management for illnesses and diseases that present in the office.
Conduct procedures related to routine care or to alleviate symptoms exhibited during office visits, including but not limited to: Restorations, non-surgical or surgical extractions, pulpotomy, dentures, incision and drainage, et cetera.
Provide consultation with specialists to maintain continuity of care for patients served.
Document care provided in the Dentrix EMR system.
Participate in Quality Improvement initiatives for the dental office, including QM&I meetings and/or peer review functions.
Maintain confidentiality of all patient information.
Supervisory Responsibilities: Clinically oversees Dental staff when Dental Director is not available.
Education and Experience:
Dentist currently licensed in NYS required. Must maintain current licensure.
* VISIT NHSC.HRSA.GOVto learn more about added benefits of joining our FQHC team, including:
Eligibility to apply for a loan repayment program that provides up to $50,000 in reimbursement for education loans in dental health.
Eligibility to apply for the Students to Service Program that provides up to $120,000 to students pursuing degrees in general dentistry and are in their final year of dental school.