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Dentist Job Description
Dentist Career Job Description

This job description describes the core job duties of dentist occupation.

Main Responsibilities - Career Tasks:

1) Diagnoses and treats diseases, injuries, and malformations of teeth gums, and related oral structures.

2) Examines patient to define nature of condition, utilizing x rays, dental instruments, other diagnostic procedures.

3) Cleans, fills, extracts and replaces teeth, using rotary hand instruments, dental appliances, medications and surgical implements.

4) Provides preventive dental services to patient, like applications of fluoride and sealants to teeth, and education in oral dental hygiene..

Minimum Skills Required:

  • Identify complex problems and review related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions.
  • Manage own time and the time of others.
  • Knowledge of laws, legal codes, court procedures, precedents, government regulations, executive orders, organization rules, and the democratic political process.
  • Ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.