Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Defuniak Springs, FL

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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Heartland Dental - Niceville, FL (23 miles from Defuniak Springs, FL)
Join a 12 person team that thrives on collaboration, communication and community Itero Scanner, Dentrix Dental Software, Kodak/Carestream digital imaging, Wave One Gold Endodontic System Very Busy Multi-doctor...
15 days ago
Aspen Dental - Crestview, FL (22 miles from Defuniak Springs, FL)
Join the general practice team as Dentist and say 'yes' to: High needs patients - restorative, surgery, dentures and implants Cash and PPO payor mix State-of-art-equipment including new iTero scanners...
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30+ days ago
State of Florida - Defuniak Springs, FL
Requisition No: 338822 Agency: Department of Health Working Title: OPS DENTIST - 64966109 Position Number: 64966109 Salary: $58.50 - $68.25 Hourly Posting Closing Date: 11/17/2021 Provides dental...
45+ days ago

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Salary for Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Defuniak Springs, FL

This is the average annual salary for Dentist - General Practitioner jobs in Defuniak Springs, FL as reported by the BLS.

$162,252

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Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in Defuniak Springs, FL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (51.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 Defuniak Springs, FL
  • 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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