Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Athens, AL

Diagnose and treat problems in teeth, gums, or other parts of the mouth. Dentists perform both functional and aesthetic procedures, including cavity fillings, bite alignments, and teeth whitenings. In order to properly identify the issue, they use hand-held tools like mirrors and probes as well as X-rays of teeth, gums, and jaws. Other common duties include repairing/removing cracked teeth, writing prescriptions, administering anesthetic before certain procedures, and educating patients on factors that influence dental health, such as flossing and fluoride.

Dentists usually have their own private practice or join a small group, although some have partners or work as associates under other dentists. On average, they work typical business hours. This is, however, highly variable.

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Vital Smiles Family Dental Center - Decatur, AL (11 miles from Athens, AL)
Requirements: Able to perform all aspects of general dentistry Must have excellent communication skills as well as a friendly and professional demeanor Able to ensure the best quality of care to your...
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23 hours ago Vital Smiles Family Dental Center
All Medical Personnel - Athens, AL
Specialty : Dentist Location : Athens, AL Shift: Ongoing Per Diem | Weekdays, 8a-5p Job Details: Dental office DEA certification required 7-10 patients per day Candidate can choose preference on...
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2 days ago All Medical Personnel
Staff Care - Madison, AL (18 miles from Athens, AL)
Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: 8-hour Day shifts Types of Cases: Fillings, root canals, extractions, dentures, new patient exams & hygiene checks Basic surgical procedures Average...
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2 days ago Staff Care
Staff Care - Decatur, AL (11 miles from Athens, AL)
Job Setting: Outpatient Types of Cases: Basic surgical procedures, new patient exams, hygiene checks, dentures, fillings, root canals and extractions. 20-30 patients per day....
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1 day ago Staff Care
Panther Dental LLC - Athens, AL
Our client has a very reputable and private dental office, and is seeking an associate dentist. The office is seeking a full time dentist but would consider part time as well. They are offering...
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23 hours ago Panther Dental LLC
All Medical Personnel - Madison, AL (18 miles from Athens, AL)
Specialty : Dentist Location : Madison, Alabama Shift: Ongoing Per Diem | Weekdays, 8a-5p Job Details: Dental office DEA certification required 7-10 patients per day Candidate can choose...
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4 days ago All Medical Personnel
Locum Leaders - Madison, AL (18 miles from Athens, AL)
Details & requirements for this opportunity: Schedule: 8-hour Day shifts Types of Cases: Fillings, root canals, extractions, dentures, new patient exams & hygiene checks Basic surgical procedures Average...
4 days ago
Confidential - Mooresville, AL (16 miles from Athens, AL)
Successful general practice in Huntsville AL seeks a compassionate and talented General Dentist to join it's tenured and solid team with a very active patient base. Wonderful opportunity for an...
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4 days ago Confidential
Marquee Dental Partners - Madison, AL (18 miles from Athens, AL)
We are a growing group dedicated to our teams and our patients. We strive to provide the best clinical care possible in a welcoming, friendly environment. We are looking for like-minded dental...
5 days ago
Staff Care - Athens, AL
Job Setting: Outpatient Types of Cases: Basic surgical procedures, new patient exams, hygiene checks, dentures, fillings, root canals and extractions. 20-30 patients per day....
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5 days ago Staff Care
Madison, AL - Madison, AL (21 miles from Athens, AL)
Madison, AL Associate Dentist We are a privately owned practice specializing in family and general dentistry....
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13 days ago
Locum Leaders - Athens, AL
Job Setting: Outpatient Types of Cases: Basic surgical procedures, new patient exams, hygiene checks, dentures, fillings, root canals and extractions. 20-30 patients per day....
16 days ago
THMED - Madison, AL (18 miles from Athens, AL)
A clinic in Alabama is seeking a Dentist to provide quality patient care for a Locum Tenens assignment. Assignment Requirements Highlights We take care of your malpractice insurance and pay on a...
26 days ago
Decatur, AL (11 miles from Athens, AL)
R.S.M.C. Services on behalf of our client is selectively searching for an Associate Dentist. Our clients can give you the career you never imagined, and the financial ability to the life you have...
30+ days ago
Madison, AL (18 miles from Athens, AL)
Associate Dentist Position Enjoy a busy schedule and a positive office culture. You will have all the tools, support and guidance needed to reach your full potential. State-of-the-Art office with...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Athens, AL

This is the average annual salary for Dentist - General Practitioner jobs in Athens, AL as reported by the BLS.

$170,565

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Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in Athens, AL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (51.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.6%)
  • High School or GED (9.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (8.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.9%)
  • Master's Degree (4.8%)
  • Some College (1.1%)
  • Some High School (0.4%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dentist - General Practitioners in Athens, AL
  • None (29.3%)
  • 2-4 years (20.0%)
  • 1-2 years (18.9%)
  • 4-6 years (17.7%)
  • Less than 1 year (13.1%)
  • 6-8 years (1.0%)

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