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Periodontist

Periodontist

Job ID 
2017-4040
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-VA-Manassas
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Category 
Healthcare

More information about this job

Overview

Company Name:                       Dental One Associates (Manassas), P.C.

Position Title:                            Periodontist

Location:                                     7800 Sudley Road, Suite 7810, Manassas, VA 20109-2804

Days/Hours:                              Mon – Fri / 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Job Summary

 

Prevent, diagnose and treat periodontal diseases, such as gingivitis and periodontitis.  Perform surgical gum treatments, place dental implants, and bone grafting as needed.  Perform surgical and non-surgical periodontal therapy, direct and indirect sinus lifts.  Utilize an implant drill, implant kit, periodontal surgical instruments, ultrasonic scalers, bone grafting kits, sinus lift kits, extraction forceps and panoramic X-rays.  Coordinate treatment plans for patients and educate patients on how to improve their gum health, preventing worsening of their oral health and/or bodily (systemic) conditions such as diabetes and heart disease.  Perform modern therapeutic procedures such as hemisection, root amputation techniques to guide tissue regeneration and dental implant surgery, including implant site bone development and sinus lift procedures.  Perform a variety of periodontal procedures from bone grafting to gingival flap surgery, alveoloplasty, gingivectomy, gingivoplasty, crown lengthening, professional mechanical cleaning, involving scaling and root planning of teeth, with or without antimicrobial/antiseptic therapy methods, osseous surgery and mucogingival grafting techniques.   Administer anesthetics during procedures and write prescriptions for antibiotics or medications.

 

 

Qualifications

Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or foreign equivalent and one (1) year of experience as a Periodontist.  Position requires Certificate in Periodontics and one (1) year of experience with: perioplastic surgery (soft tissue enhancement around teeth and implants); esthetic crown lengthening; guided tissue regeneration; periodontally accelerated osteogenic orthodontics; guided bone regeneration; socket preservation; direct and indirect sinus lifts; ridge split procedures; dental implants; immediate temporization of implants; treatment of Peri-Implantitis; 3d case planning using Simplant, ICAT; and conscious sedation.