Under the direction of the Dental Director, the staff dentist is responsible for the provision of professional, high-quality dental treatment and education and/or consultation to a broad range of patients at the Johnson City Community Health Center Dental Clinic. This position:
Provides hands-on dental care in a variety of settings while achieving the highest levels of appropriateness, quality, efficiency, accessibility and responsiveness.
Maintains full appointment schedule for office practice and other settings
Meets patient needs as they arise
Utilizes state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment techniques and delegates and refers care as appropriate
Maintains necessary credentialing, licensure and continuing education requirements as required by the State of Tennessee
Provides a full range of general dental services within the dentist's defined scope of training
Triage dental emergencies efficiently and in a timely manner.
The staff dentist may be assigned administrative responsibilities through participation in clinical, educational, and administrative committees, task groups, or special projects.
All other duties as assigned.
All positions at East Tennessee State University are contingent upon sufficient funding.
ETSU is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all of our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. Successful candidates should have a demonstrated commitment and contribution to fostering and advancing equity, diversity and inclusion. East Tennessee State University (ETSU) is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
Job Category: Administrative
DDS or DMD degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in general dentistry.
Current Iicensure in the state of Tennessee
Valid DEA license to prescribe narcotics
Current CPR/ AED certification
Internal Number: 17385
About East Tennessee State University
Founded in 1911 (as East Tennessee State Normal School), East Tennessee State University serves over 15,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students. ETSU has eleven colleges and schools, including health sciences, liberal arts, education and business & technology. ETSU is centered on a warm and friendly residential campus nestled in the secure and beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of northeast Tennessee. As part of the ETSU community, you will enjoy all the region has to offer, including snow-skiing, various festivals, numerous golf courses and lakes, popular national and state parks, whitewater rafting, the Appalachian Trail, and much more.