Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Lufkin, TX

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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Lufkin, TX
Private Family Practice in Lufkin, TX now hiring a full-time Associate Dentist. This is an incredible opportunity for a dentist seeking an ideal private practice experience. Full schedule of...
2 days ago
Element Dental-Lufkin - Lufkin, TX
Providing comprehensive dentistry to our patients is encouraged, and you will be able to do a little bit of everything – crowns, bridges, fillings, oral surgery, endodontics, cosmetics, and more!...
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3 days ago Element Dental-Lufkin
Benevis - Lufkin, TX
Overview Work for a company that is truly making the world a happier place, one smile at a time! At Benevis, we create over a million smiles a year in the communities we serve and believe that...
6 days ago
Kool Smiles - Lufkin, TX
Mission-oriented practice seeks Associate Dentist. Large, multi-practice organization with strong mission to provide quality dental care to underserved families is seeking an Associate Dentist. As...
23 days ago
Lufkin, TX
R.S.M.C. Services on behalf of our client, is hiring a Part-Time Associate Dentist Nationally. Mission-oriented practice seeks Part-Time Associate Dentist. Large, multi-practice organization with...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Dentist - General Practitioner Jobs in Lufkin, TX

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

$180,110

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Highest Education Level

Dentist - General Practitioners in Lufkin, TX offer the following education background
  • Doctorate Degree (51.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (17.5%)
  • 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 Lufkin, TX
  • 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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