Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Boston, MA

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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Pacific Dental Services - Hanover, MA (19 miles from Boston, MA)
Now is the time to join Dentists of Hanover. You will have opportunities to learn new skills from our team of experienced professionals. If you're ready to take your career to the next level and...
1 day ago
Arlington Dental Building - Arlington, MA (6 miles from Boston, MA)
Delivering high quality treatment including- Crown, bridges, removable prosthetics and extractions Educate patients and promote good oral health. Communicating with staff members for patient care....
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20 hours ago Arlington Dental Building
Panther Dental LLC - Boston, MA
Our clients are a few successful dental offices in Boston and the surrounding areas, that are seeking a full time dentist or part time dentist. The offices are in Boston, Athol, & Worcester....
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3 days ago Panther Dental LLC
Chelmsford, MA (21 miles from Boston, MA)
Fantastic Opportunity to Join Established Practice Quality focused, experienced General Dentist needed to join a fantastic, growing practice located northwest of Boston. Easy commute from Boston...
4 days ago
Aspen Dental - Dedham, MA (9 miles from Boston, MA)
Join the general practice team as a Dentist and say 'yes' to: High needs patients - restorative, surgery, dentures and implants Cash and PPO payor mix State-of-the-art equipment including new iTero...
4 days ago
42 North Dental - Somerville, MA (2 miles from Boston, MA)
We are currently seeking a confident and experienced General Dentist for a clinical Director position, at Gentle Dental Somerville! This is a well-established practice that has been around for...
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4 days ago 42 North Dental
42 North Dental - Brockton, MA (19 miles from Boston, MA)
In-office specialty services including periodontics, endodontics, oral surgery and orthodontics are available facilitating access to complete dental care for patients....
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4 days ago 42 North Dental
Comfort Dental - Weymouth, MA (11 miles from Boston, MA)
Candidate must be well skilled in general dentistry....
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4 days ago Comfort Dental
Littleton, MA (24 miles from Boston, MA)
Highly Successful, Private Practice Associate Position Fantastic opportunity for a patient focused, experienced General Dentist to join a highly successful practice. Full-time position available....
7 days ago
Needham, MA (10 miles from Boston, MA)
Established, Successful Practice Seeks Experienced Dentist Opportunity to join an established practice with a booked schedule. The ideal candidate will be patient focused and interested in a...
7 days ago
EBNHC - Boston, MA
Thank you for your interest in careers at EBNHC! Everywhere you turn, you can feel it. There's an immeasurable level of enthusiasm at East Boston Neighborhood Health Center (EBNHC), one of the...
7 days ago
Harvard - Cambridge, MA (3 miles from Boston, MA)
The Harvard Dental Center-Cambridge provides comprehensive care to patients including general dentistry and dental hygiene....
11 days ago
Medfield, MA (17 miles from Boston, MA)
Looking for experienced general dentist or prosthodontist to work in a great office in the town of Medfield MA We are privately owned dental office seeking a experienced Dentist or prosthodontist...
18 days ago
HR2Fit - East Walpole, MA (16 miles from Boston, MA)
Treatment planning and presenting treatment plans to patients Utilizing X-rays and computer-generated imaging to assist with examinations All phases of restorative dentistry including direct restoration, crown...
25 days ago
Boston, MA
Our general/cosmetic family practice is looking for a general dentist in East Boston. The right candidate is punctual, reliable, caring and proficient in their trade. We are looking for great...
25 days ago

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Salary for Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Boston, MA

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

$172,088

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Dentist - General Practitioner positions.

Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in Boston, MA 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 Boston, MA
  • 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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