Dentist

Organisation
Century Insurance Agency Ltd
Reference
VAC-36084
Contract Type
Full-Time
Industries
Healthcare & Medical
Location
Tortola, BVI
Salary
Competitive Salary
Date Posted
16/10/2020
Expiry Date
16/11/2020
Century Insurance Agency Ltd. is looking for a Dentist to provide dental care to the residents of the British Virgin Island.
 

DESCRIPTION

Successful applicant will be responsible for making sure that patients of all ages and sizes have their oral care needs covered. They are also responsible for providing their patients with the information that they need to prevent any problems from occurring to their teeth and mouth. This may include information on what foods should be avoided, how they can maintain proper dental health, and much more. The dentist is also required to help patients to recover from any diseases that affect the oral cavity.

 

JOB DUTIES

  • Evaluate the current health and condition of their patient’s teeth to determine diagnosis of dental condition, if any
  • Inform their patients on how to prevent dental problems and keep their teeth and mouth as healthy as possible
  • Complete treatment on affected gums, decayed and fractured teeth, and perform tooth removal for cases where there are high levels of decay
  • Consider treatment methods and explain the options with the patient to determine which works best for them based on their situation
  • Keep all equipment functional and clean
  • Maintain dental files for all patients
  • Monitor and evaluate any x-ray images for any part of the patient’s oral cavity
  • Refer patients to orthodontists or other dental specialist for more advanced procedures and care

 

REQUIREMENTS/QUALIFICATIONS

  • The applicant must be a holder of a degree from the University of the West Indies or any institution accredited by the Caribbean Authority for Medicine and other health professionals and is registered with the relevant dental registration body of the country of study.
  • Fully registered in the U.K., U.S., Canada Board certified or equivalent
  • Applicants not deemed to belong to the BVI MUST have a minimum of two (2) years post graduate training GPR (General Practice Residency) or the equivalent in a jurisdiction approved by the BVI Medical & Dental Council
  • Applicants should present a 3-year verifiable proof of employment with a private dental practice.
  • Applicants must have a specialist registration in the country of their specialist training with a minimum of 3 years post specialist experience.
  • Must be competent in English.
  • Be currently in good standing with all professional bodies with which the practitioner is registered

 

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