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Perform preventive, curative/restorative & maintenance general dentistry functions

Examine teeth and diagnose patients’ dental conditions by using tools such as x-rays

Perform most dental treatments such as periodontal (gum) therapy, endodontic, (root canal) therapy, restorative (crowns, bridges, dental restorations), prosthodontic (crown/bridge, dentures), oral surgery (extraction of teeth), teeth whitening and dental prophylaxis.

Assess treatment options and agree to treatment plans with patients

Develop plans for treating patients

Carry out agreed clinical treatments such as restoring teeth affected by decay and treating gum disease

Maintain patients’ dental records and other office-based activities

Administer local anesthesia &/or pre-medication to limit the amount of pain experienced by patients during procedures.

Prescribe drugs such as pain killers, antibiotics as needed following dental procedures.

Identify & document all pertinent dental billing information such as... examinations, treatment, abnormalities etc.

Trains dental assistants & coordinate clinic operations

Assumes responsibility for clinical competence & professional development


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