Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in New Jersey

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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General Practice Dentist to perform comprehensive dental care such as examining, diagnosing & treating diseases, injuries & malformations of teeth & gums, etc. Mon-Fr, 40hrs/wk. Bachelors degree...
2 days ago
Clifton, NJ
We are looking for a general dentist and an oral surgeon for our 2 locations in Clifton and Howell - NJ. The general dentist is needed 2 days a week in each location and the oral surgeon once a...
2 days ago
Cherry Hill, NJ
We are seeking Full Time & Part Time General Dentists for a modern practice in Cherry Hill, NJ, with a commitment to long-term professional care. Our practice is a very beautiful modern dental...
1 day ago
DentalOne Partners - Collingswood, NJ
Job Details Job Location : Collingswood Family Smiles - Collingswood, NJ Position Type : Full Time Education Level : Graduate Degree Salary Range : Undisclosed Description Overview Are you looking...
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15 hours ago DentalOne Partners
Montclair, NJ
Associate Dentist Requirements: Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) or Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (DMD). State license to practice dentistry. CPR certification....
2 days ago
Private Practice - Stratford, NJ
Dentist $125/HR - $150/HR Location: Startford, NJ Dental Practice Monday - Friday Great Hours Wonderful Owner and Staff! Benefits New Grads Are Welcome Please Apply By CV or Resume
1 day ago
Jersey City, NJ
Associate dentist needed for an established dental office in Journal Square, Jersey City. Part time leading to full time. 8 AM - 12 Noon Flexible Days-No Saturdays. Easy Commute. Pleasant staff....
2 days ago
Midwest Dental - Plainsboro, NJ
Overview Busy group practice is looking for a skilled doctor to step in and continue the quality care historically provided in the practice. The practice has an experienced and friendly staff,...
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1 day ago Midwest Dental
ProSmile - Rio Grande, NJ
qualified Doctors); being part of a team of Dr’s allows for more flexible holiday scheduling Opportunities for In-House Continuing Education Laser Dental / Soft Tissue Surgery, Prefabricated Zirconia Crowns...
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2 days ago ProSmile
Medical Search - Newark, NJ
Active NJ Dental License Must have experience seeing pediatric patients Must have minimum of 3-5 years’ experience Where: Multiple Locations throughout the state When: ASAP General Dentistry & Pediatric...
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1 day ago Medical Search
Rocky Hill Family Dentistry - Rocky Hill, NJ
General Dentist Rocky Hill Family Dentistry Application Attachments: Please include your resume and up to two additional documents. Add File The application opened in a new tab. By using this...
4 days ago
Dental Care Alliance - Union, NJ
Our multi-specialty dental practice provides a variety of dental services, including general dentistry, cosmetic dental services, restorative dental treatment, periodontics, orthodontics and oral surgery...
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4 days ago Dental Care Alliance
Eastern Smiles - Woodbury Heights, NJ
Duties and Responsibilities: Diagnose and treat patients with oral diseases Provide General Dentistry treatment and services to patients with clinically sound and compassionate care....
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5 days ago Eastern Smiles
East Brunswick, NJ
Are you ready to own a practice? Experienced general dentist needed for a busy private general dental practice. We offer all phases of dentistry including Invisalign, implants, laser dentistry,...
6 days ago
Staff Care - East Brunswick, NJ
Tuesdays 8a-6p, Thursdays 8a-5p Patients per Day/Volume: 15-20 Types of Cases: Mostly adults (60%) Geri (15%) Adolescent (15%) Kids (10%) 50% fillings,25% extractions; Mostly simple.15% crowns10% root...
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7 days ago Staff Care

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Salary for Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in New Jersey

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


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Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in New Jersey 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 New Jersey
  • 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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