People's Health Centers, through its mission, provides comprehensive primary healthcare, such as pediatrics, internal medicine, OB/GYN, dental, mammography, behavioral health, pharmacy, WIC, radiology, podiatry and laboratory services, to meet the health needs of the St. Louis metropolitan area. We have been a pillar in the community for over 40 years.
Become a Dentist at a leading Missouri community health center with great benefits. People's Health Centers offers a competitive package, great colleagues, and loan reimbursement assistance. We have been in operation for over 40 years, providing healthcare service to a diverse St. Louis population. Through the National Service Health Core, our providers are able to get up to $30,000/year in loan reimbursement by working at our facilities.
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Summary: Plans, organizes, and maintains dental health program of public health agency by performing the following duties.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Analyzes dental needs of the community to determine changes and trends in patterns of dental disease. Delivers services to School Based Programs as defined by the health center. Instructs community, school and other groups on preventive oral health care services. Produces and evaluates dental health educational materials.
Provides clinical and laboratory dental care and services for all patients ranging from child through adult.
Make oral health assessments, perform sealant application, teaching patients preventative care, provide follow-up care, perform x-rays and fillings, maintain oral health standards, assist with program evaluation.
Manage flexible schedule. Other duties may be assigned
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor's degree (B.A.) from four-year College or university; or one to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Graduate of an accredited school of dentistry.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
Current, active license to practice dentistry in the Sate of Missouri; current DEA and BNDD certificate; and any other State or Federal correspondence relating to dentistry. Current drivers license, CPR Certification.
People's Health Centers does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, and marital status.