Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Massachusetts

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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West Townsend, MA
DENTIST (Townsend, MA) compensation: To be discussed employment type: part-time QR Code Link to This Post Busy, multi-specialty dental office is looking for a general dentist 3-5 days/week
2 days ago
42 North Dental - Brockton, 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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9 hours ago 42 North Dental
Barton Associates - Pittsfield, MA
Patients are seen for hygiene checks, implants, crown and bridge, dentures, scaling, and prophies. If this is the job for you, apply today!...
23 hours ago
Aspen Dental - Dedham, 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 hours ago
Littleton, 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....
3 days ago
Comfort Dental - Weymouth, MA
Candidate must be well skilled in general dentistry....
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17 hours ago Comfort Dental
42 North Dental - Somerville, 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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9 hours ago 42 North Dental
Needham, 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...
3 days ago
West Springfield, MA
Career Opportunity Successful, Private Practice Excellent opportunity for a patient focused Dentist to join a successful private practice located in West Springfield. Career opportunity with a...
3 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...
3 days ago
Panther Dental LLC - Worcester, MA
Our client has a very reputable dental office that is seeking an associate dentist. The office is ideally seeking an experienced dentist. They are offering the following: * FFS and PPO insurances....
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6 days ago Panther Dental LLC
South Hadley Dental Group - South Hadley, MA
General Dentist Job Description We are seeking a highly-skilled General Dentist to deliver exceptional clinical care. This is a perfect position for a dentist that is passionate about providing a...
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6 days ago South Hadley Dental Group
Harvard - Cambridge, MA
The Harvard Dental Center-Cambridge provides comprehensive care to patients including general dentistry and dental hygiene....
6 days ago
Panther Dental LLC - Athol, MA
Our client has a very reputable and private dental office for many years in the community that is seeking an associate dentist. The office is seeking an experienced dentist. They are offering the...
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8 days ago Panther Dental LLC
Fall River, MA
We're looking for an experienced general dentist to join our busy dental practice in Fall River, MA. Compensation is competitive and based on experience. Feel free to reach out with any questions.
8 days ago

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Salary for Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Massachusetts

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


Licensing / Certification

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

Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts
  • 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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