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Oral Surgeon

Company: CommuniCare Health Centers
Location: Davis
Posted on: January 12, 2021

Job Description:

CommuniCare Health Centers is looking for an dedicated Oral Surgeon to join our dynamic Dental Program. The oral and maxillofacial surgeon works with a team of administrative and health care staff to provide dental services to clients at the CommuniCare Health Centers. The clients are primarily low income, non-English speaking, Denti-Cal recipients or uninsured. The CommuniCare Health Centers' mission emphasizes supportive, nonjudgmental care, preventive care, health education and community referrals to address the broad spectrum of health and psycho-social concerns of clients served. Perform surgery and related procedures on the hard and soft tissues of the oral and maxillofacial regions to treat diseases, injuries, or defects. May diagnose problems of the oral and maxillofacial regions. May perform surgery to improve function or appearance.Part-time, variable schedule, 8 hours per week or every 2 weeks. Locations may vary between Davis Community Clinic, Hansen Family Health Center or CommuniCare multiple specialty group practice in Woodland and Salud Clinic in West Sacramento.RESPONSIBILITIES:The following reflects management's definition of essential functions for this job but does not restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Management may assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons.* Serve as Dentist to patients over varied time periods. Patients come from all age groups and may present a wide variety of dental problems requiring diagnosis and the selection and management of appropriate care* Administer general and local anesthetics.* Administer anesthetics or sedatives to control pain.* Collaborate with other professionals, such as restorative dentists and orthodontists, to plan treatment.* Evaluate the position of the wisdom teeth to determine whether problems exist currently or might occur in the future.* Analyze patient data to determine patient needs or treatment goals.* Perform surgery to prepare the mouth for dental implants, and to aid in the regeneration of deficient bone and gum tissues.* Operate on patients to treat conditions.* Remove impacted, damaged, and non-restorable teeth.* Treat infections of the oral cavity, salivary glands, jaws, and neck.* Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.* Remove tumors and other abnormal growths of the oral and facial regions, using surgical instruments.* Provide emergency treatment of facial injuries including facial lacerations, intra-oral lacerations, and fractured facial bones.* Treat problems affecting the oral mucosa, such as mouth ulcers and infections.* Treat acute illnesses, infections, or injuries.* Restore form and function by moving skin, bone, nerves, and other tissues from other parts of the body to reconstruct the jaws and face.* Perform surgery on the mouth and jaws to treat conditions such as cleft lip and palate and jaw growth problems.* Record completely and legibly patient visits, treatment, and communication with patients in the charts* Participate in the quality assurance program established for the clinics.* Perform administrative tasks required by clinic licensure.* Assist in the general oversight of clinic operations to ensure effective dental care, efficient working conditions, quality assurance and client-focused services.QualificationsEducation: Graduated from an accredited school of dentistry, and current California DDS license. Must complete a postdoctoral study in an ADA approved OS program. The successful candidate need to be 1.) Educational Qualified oral maxillofacial surgeon 2.) Board Eligible oral maxillofacial surgeon or 3.) Board Certified oral maxillofacial surgeon following completion of their specialty training.Experience: Demonstrated commitment to high quality dental care for low income populations. Demonstrated commitment to controlling costs, including specialty and hospital referrals.Special Skills/Equipment: Bilingual Spanish, Russian, Southeast Asian language, or East Indian language preferred. Current First Aid/CPR and DEA license required. Must provide proof of current driver's license and auto insurance. Demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide appropriate care appropriate for the patients serviced in the clinic practice. Ability to operate all clinical equipment in use in the clinic site. Effective communication skills and ability to encourage patient understanding of prevention practices and early diagnostic services.Expectations: Attendance and punctuality is necessary. Required to have versatility, flexibility and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm and have acute attention to detail. Expected to have strong interpersonal skills and have the ability to understand and follow written/verbal instructions. Required to have the ability to deal effectively with a diversity of individual's at all organizational levels and with external customers.Physical Requirements: Ability to bend and pivot at the waist, and move arms and hands in sufficient range of motion to complete assessment and perform dental procedures and surgery. Ability to sit for extended periods of time. Hearing is required for patient assessment. Close and color vision required. Able to lift up to 20 lbs.

Keywords: CommuniCare Health Centers, Davis , Oral Surgeon, Other , Davis, California

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