Careers At UNM Medical Group

Dental Provider - Dentist

Department: ASC Surgical Center
Location: Albuquerque, NM

The UNM Medical Group, Inc. Ambulatory Surgical Center is seeking an Dental Provider. This opportunity is a part-time to full-time day shift opening located in Albuquerque, New Mexico. We are open to a schedule of 2-5 days a week. The ASC is an AAAHC Accredited site which adheres to the highest standard of patient care and quality. This position will require gaining knowledge of regulatory standards in an OR setting and supporting these standards with providers and staff.

Duties and Responsibilities of a Dental Provider:

  • Performing comprehensive dental treatment on adults and children in a traditional outpatient clinic and in operating rooms
  • Performing Surgical and Third Molar Extractions on the level of general dentistry.
  • Working in dental clinic and/or OR setting
  • Working with and supervising dental residents
  • Providing direct clinical care
  • Maintaining documentation of all procedures and practices in an electronic medical record

Minimum Job Requirements of a Dental Provider:

  • General Dentist with ability to provide faculty practice general dentistry
  • Doctorate degree in Dental Surgery or Dental Medicine

  • At least 1 year of direct experience

  • Licensure from New Mexico Board of Dental Health Care

*Operating room or surgical experience is preferred*

Preferred Qualifications of a Dental Provider:

  • Experience working with dental residents
  • Experience in the practice of the full scope general dentistry including surgical procedures
  • Experience in special needs practice or the willingness to learn special needs dentistry with adaptations such as papoose boards
  • Demonstrated skills for implants
  • Demonstrated skills for impacted and surgical extractions at the higher level of general dentists
  • Hospital dentistry
  • Any general dentistry residency program completion

About UNM Medical Group, Inc.

UNM Medical Group, Inc. (UNMMG) is the practice plan organization for physicians and other medical providers associated with the UNM Health Sciences Center. UNMMG is a New Mexico non-profit corporation and is an equal opportunity employer. UNMMG strives to mitigate health disparities brought about by technology; we aim to reach underrepresented populations, making healthcare more equitable and accessible for all of the people in New Mexico; we have a demonstrated commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and student success as well as working with broadly diverse communities.

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Commitment:

We will strive as an institution and as individuals to recognize, cultivate and promote all forms of diversity and to foster health and well-being throughout New Mexico by weaving cultural humility and respect for all people.

Benefits:

UNMMG offers a competitive salary and an attractive benefit package which includes medical, dental, vision, and life insurance as well as tuition reimbursement, generous paid time off plan and 403b retirement for benefits eligible employees.

Apply to our Dental Provider opportunity with UNM Medical Group, Inc. and a Recruiter will contact you shortly!

Notice of Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are a drug and alcohol free employer.

We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities in the employment application process. If you need an accommodation due to disability to use our online system to apply with the UNM Medical Group, send an email to accommodations@unmmg.org.

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