Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Vandalia, IL

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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Wexford Health Sources - Vandalia, IL
state of assignment responsible and accountable for supervising the dental staff and managing the dental activity as well as for providing oral health care to patients such as fillings, extractions, dentures...
10 days ago
Wexford Health - Vandalia, IL
LICENSING: Current Illinois State Dental license CERTIFICATION: Current DEA certificate Current CPR certification EDUCATION: Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Dental Medicine (DDM) degree...
30+ days ago

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Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in Vandalia, IL offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (48.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (18.0%)
  • High School or GED (10.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (9.2%)
  • Associate's Degree (7.3%)
  • Master's Degree (4.8%)
  • Some College (1.2%)
  • Some High School (0.5%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Dentist - General Practitioners in Vandalia, IL
  • 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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