Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Athens, GA

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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Athens, GA
Associate Dentist for Prominent Private General Practice Fee For Service Do you have experience providing great patient care in a comprehensive dental practice? 45 minutes South from Athens, an...
2 days ago
Walmart - Monroe, GA (24 miles from Athens, GA)
... What you'll do... Walmart Health is hiring! Walmart, the Fortune #1 Company and the Nations largest private employer, is helping people save money and live better - and healthier lives....
3 days ago
Confidential - Bethlehem, GA (24 miles from Athens, GA)
A successful supported general practice in the Bethlehem GA area is seeking a skilled and compassionate dentist to join the team. This position offers unlimited CE opportunities, state of the art...
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9 days ago Confidential
Heartland Dental - Bethlehem, GA (24 miles from Athens, GA)
Overview Experienced General Dentist - Bethlehem, GA Student Loan Repayment At Heartland Dental supported offices, we are committed to supporting dentists as they provide high-quality, lifetime...
10 days ago
Athens, GA
3 or 4 Days per Week in Busy Private Practice Eligible for up to $25,000 annual State Student Loan Repayment This is an opportunity to provide a wide variety of procedures, have a busy schedule,...
14 days ago
Athens, GA
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...
24 days ago
Athens, GA
29 days ago
Heartland Dental - Bethlehem, GA (24 miles from Athens, GA)
Experienced General Dentist – Bethlehem, GA Student Loan Repayment At Heartland Dental supported offices, we are committed to supporting dentists as they provide high-quality, lifetime patient...
30+ days ago
THMED - Athens, GA
A clinic in Georgia is in need of a Dentist to provide quality patient care for a locum tenens coverage assignment. About the Job: About the Location: We take care of your malpractice insurance,...
30+ days ago
Aspen Dental - Athens, GA
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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60+ days ago

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Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in Athens, GA 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 Athens, GA
  • 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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