Dentist Job in Kenya

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Dentist Job in Kenya

Langata Hospital is a privately owned Hospital within the suburbs of Langata certified to offer both inpatient and outpatient services.

The Hospital is rapidly expanding and seeking to recruit a dynamic team for the following positions:

Job Title: Dentist

Reference Number: HR/DNT/011/2023

Category: Medical

Location: Langata

Responsibilities

·  Examining patients’ medical records

·  Prepare patients for treatment (e.g., by applying oral sedation or anaesthesia)

·  Check teeth, gums, and other parts of the mouth, along with X-rays and tests, to diagnose dental problems

·  Clean teeth and remove plaque


·  Identify tooth decay and replace cavities with fillings

·  Design and fit dental prosthetics, such as bridges, crowns, and dentures

·  Apply teeth-whitening treatments

·  Conduct tooth extractions and root canal procedures

·  Perform surgeries on diseased tissues and bones

·  Prescribe medication as needed

·  Educate patients on proper brushing techniques, flossing and fluoride use

·  Promote good oral health and preventive dental care (e.g., by scheduling regular check-ups)

Requirements

·  In-depth understanding of dental hygiene.

·  Experience with dental equipment and tools.

·  Experience with dental surgeries and teeth extractions

·  Attention to detail

·  Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry or similar degree that gives license to practice the dentist profession.

·  Between 3 years of experience in a busy dental clinic/facility.

·  Registered with relevant governing body.

·  Available immediately.

Professional Competencies

·  Integrity and Trust

·  Customer Focus

·  Functional/Technical Skills

·  Written/Oral Communications

·  Interdisciplinary Skills

·  Team Oriented

·  Excellent organizational and time management skills

Email your CV to hrm@langatahospital.org

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