Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in San Jose, CA

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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San Jose, CA
Are you looking to grow in your dental career? Are you looking for an enjoyable position where you will get to practice with the latest dental technology/equipments? If so, we are the practice you...
1 day ago
Smile Brands - Hayward, CA (24 miles from San Jose, CA)
Company Overview: Job Description: Who We Are! At Bright Now Dental-Hayward, we are looking for a high caliber PART-TIME Dentist who is dedicated to serving patients and providing quality dental...
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13 hours ago Smile Brands
Redwood City, CA (21 miles from San Jose, CA)
Patient focused, state of the art dental office is looking for an excellent associate dentist to join our team with great chair side manner and high quality work. New Grads are welcome to apply...
3 days ago
San Jose, CA
Established modern dental office located behind Santana Row is looking for a motivated dentist (newly grads welcome) to take over. Owner dentist is transitioning into retirement and is looking for...
4 days ago
County of San Mateo - Redwood City, CA (20 miles from San Jose, CA)
Perform all phases of dental treatment (i.e., fillings, root canals, crowns, etc.). Determine and prescribe appropriate treatment and/or medication for dental disorders....
9 days ago
Hayward, CA (24 miles from San Jose, CA)
Eden Dental Center is looking for general dentist( 3 years of experience preferred) who is willing to work Saturdays with adding one or two days in the future. Also, who is willing to work August...
14 days ago
Los Altos, CA (14 miles from San Jose, CA)
Seeking General Dentist for a pediatric dental practice ~ Should be experienced and comfortable in working with children, teenagers, and young adults ~ Safe, serene setting in Los Altos, close to...
17 days ago
Sunnyvale, CA (7 miles from San Jose, CA)
General practice looking for a P/T dentist who has 2+ yrs. experience in private practice. We have a modern office with digital dentistry. Candidate must be able to work autonomously, well-versed...
18 days ago
Sunnyvale, CA (7 miles from San Jose, CA)
Our Private Dental office is looking for a full time or part time Dentist with minimum of 2 years of experience to work in our exclusively PPO practice in Sunnyvale. Our digital Dental Practice...
25 days ago
San Jose, CA
The desired candidate must be proficient in performing all phases of dentistry, molar root canal therapy, crowns, bridges, and surgical extractions....
28 days ago
Milpitas, CA (6 miles from San Jose, CA)
Our dental office has been well established for 20+ years, located in Milpitas/Fremont in Bay Area. We are looking for a part time experienced general dentist. Candidates must be able to speak...
29 days ago
Fremont, CA (16 miles from San Jose, CA)
YOU WOULD NOT BELIEVE THE DEMAND WE HAVE RIGHT NOW FOR TEMORARY AND PERMANENT EMPLOYEES! DENTAL RDA's DA's & RDHs and Front Office Admin Employees Needed for Temp or Perm Jobs in the East Bay from...
29 days ago
San Jose, CA
Dentist responsibilities include: * The ability to build relationships with patients * Strong diagnostic skills * Excel at all phases of general dentistry, including Root Canal Treatment....
29 days ago
Union City, CA (19 miles from San Jose, CA)
Seeking an Associate Dentist to work part-time in a warm and friendly environment. We provide a high level of service for our patients and offer a wide array of procedures for an associate to...
29 days ago
Mountain View, CA (10 miles from San Jose, CA)
We are looking for an associate dentist for our office in Mountain View. This is for two to four days a week. Monday through Thursday. We utilize Dentrix, CEREC, and Dexis. We are a high-end...
30+ days ago

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Salary for Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in San Jose, CA

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Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in San Jose, CA offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (51.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.6%)
  • High School or GED (9.5%)
  • Vocational or Certification (8.6%)
  • 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 San Jose, CA
  • 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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