We are looking for an experiencedOrthodontist to perform examinations in order to assess patientneeds. You will also be responsible for fitting patients fordentures, braces, and other orthodontic appliances.
Some Of The Responsibilities Include
Using various diagnostic tests to determine the conditionof patients teeth.
Studying patient records,including dental histories, plaster models of teeth, and X-rays todevelop treatment plans for patients.
Discussingtreatment plans and cost estimates with patients.
Treating occlusion issues and other oralconditions.
Instructing assistants onorthodontic procedures and techniques.
Collaborating with other specialists, such as dentists andoral surgeons, to coordinate orthodontic services within theoverall treatment plan.
Fitting patients forvarious orthodontic appliances.
Schedulingregular checkups with patients to make adjustments to orthodonticappliances, such as tightening braces, and tracking patientprogress.
Educating patients about on-goingorthodontic care and explaining proper oral hygiene methods forgood oral health.
Providing referrals to otherprofessionals, such as oral surgeons, when needed.