Looking for a General Dentist
Full, Part time, or Locums
The practice is located in South Wasco County on the premises of the Deschutes Rim Clinic in Maupin, Oregon. The practice has two chairs, periapical x-ray and small lab and overlooks the beautiful Deschutes River Valley and Criterion Hills. The former dentist of 33 years has retired due to health issues.
The Practice is patient friendly, slow paced with emphasis on providing quality dentistry. The Practice has been in existence since 1985. All equipment was updated in 2006.
South Wasco County is known for its blue sky, sunshine and moderate climate with four seasons. Maupin is the largest community and located on the Deschutes River. The Deschutes River is a world-class river for rafting and fishing. Fishing includes trout, steelhead and salmon. People come from all over the world to fish. Outdoor activities are limitless with white water rafting being number one in the summer, and hunting is very popular in the fall. Skiing is within an hour of town.
Maupin is a small, very progressive town, with Fiberoptics, and where a new Civic Center is being built to house City Hall, public Library and meeting rooms. Completion of the Civic Center is slated for October 2019. A new larger building to house the medical and dental clinics is also in the works with scheduled completion summer 2021. There are several other environmentally friendly businesses moving to the area which will increase jobs in the South Wasco County area.
We have a K-12 school district, South Wasco County School District, located in downtown Maupin. Headstart is also available in South Wasco County.
South Wasco County is comprised of about 750m square miles, and includes several small communities with restaurants, grocery stores, gas stations, fishing and rafting shops. Maupin has a full Market with groceries, deli, espresso, and liquor and a gas station. The Tygh Valley Store has groceries, deli, gifts and gas. The Wamic Store has a variety of sections: hardware, groceries, automotive and RV, deli, liquor and gas. South Wasco County has a two towing companies (one is a AAA), several automotive repair places, hardware store, two post offices and several churches.
Maupin proper is about an hour south of The Dalles and 2 hours from Portland and Bend. Maupin is a great town to raise a family and enjoy life beyond the office. In Oregon, you can balance a healthy, active lifestyle with a rewarding practice. Be a part of leading the nation’s health care transformation, explore the diverse landscape and top-rated communities of the Pacific Northwest, take advantage of Oregon’s excellent loan repayment and tax credit programs and enjoy the affordability and quality of life that Oregon has to offer.
Locums tenens would be preferable with possibility of relocation and full time
Loan Repayment: NHSC, State
Paid Time-Off Days per Year: 7 paid Holidays
Full-time is 30+ regularly scheduled hours/week; benefits include vacation, sick leave, holidays, paid CME, other benefits; if interested in full time, relocation benefit available.
Job ID: 247750990