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Oral health is an important part of your overall wellbeing. Our experienced dentists and oral surgeons offer everything from general dentistry to complex surgeries and reconstruction.
Vanderbilt Oral Health includes two clinics: General Dentistry, and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Together, these clinics provide a full range of dental services with the expert and compassionate care you expect from Vanderbilt.
Vanderbilt's experienced dental team provides a full range of services.
* Routine cleanings and check-ups
* Crowns, bridges, dentures and other restoration
* Cosmetic procedures
* Complex dental care for cancer, heart and transplant patients
Our team of oral and maxillofacial surgeons is one of the most respected in the region. Our specialties include:
* Wisdom and other tooth extractions
* Dental implants
* Jaw and facial reconstruction
* TMJ repair and replacement
* Surgery for obstructive sleep apnea
This is a PRN position. Candidate selected will work as needed on specified days and as a fill-in for when staff members are using Paid Time Off.
The clinic is open Monday - Friday; Days.
* Conducts preventive, therapeutic, cosmetic and other dental services for patients with some guidance as prescribed by a dentist. Consults with dentist regarding unusual circumstances.
Preferred Education, Skills, and Experiences:
TECHNICAL CAPABILITIES: PATIENT EXAM ROOM CARE - (NOVICE): - Possesses sufficient fundamental proficiency to successfully demonstrate patient exam room care in practical applications of moderate difficulty. DENTAL TERMINOLOGY (NOVICE): - Possesses sufficient fundamental proficiency to successfully demonstrate dental terminology in practical applications of moderate difficulty. STERILIZATION PREPARATION (NOVICE): - Possesses sufficient fundamental proficiency to successfully demonstrate sterilization preparation in practical applications of moderate difficulty. Generally works under the direction of others while accomplishing assignments. PATIENT DOCUMENTATION - (NOVICE): - Possesses sufficient fundamental proficiency to successfully demonstrate patient documentation in practical applications of moderate difficulty. Generally works under the direction of others while accomplishing assignments.
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VUMC Recent Accomplishments
Because we are committed to providing the best in patient care, education and research, we are proud of our recent accomplishments: