The West Palm Beach VA is seeking a Full Time Dentist (Oral Surgeon). He/She is assigned as a staff dentist to the Dental Service and reports to the Chief, Dental Service and to the Assistant Chief, Dental Service Major duties include but are not limited to; Examine, work up, diagnose, treatment plan and provide treatment or consultative services of conditions within the human oral cavity and its adjacent tissues and structures. CORE PROCEDURES include: comprehensive oral exam, appropriate referral to associated specialties, radiograph interpretation, operative procedures and restorations, prosthodontic fixed and removable appliance fabrication, minor adult orthodontics, endodontic interventions, minor invasive procedures, management of maxillo facial Infections periodontics procedures, preventive dentistry, TMJ analysis and intraoral appliances, and occlusal equilibration. Perform Endodontics Surgical Interventions. Perform History and Physical Exams. Admit patients with co- signature of Oral Maxillo Facial Surgeon or Physician. Perform Advanced Periodontal Surgery Resective/Regenerative. Dental Procedures in OR Setting. Perform Biopsy procedures. Complete Implant Prosthodontics and Implant surgery. VA offers a comprehensive total rewards package. VHA Physician Total Rewards. Recruitment Incentive (Sign-on Bonus): Not Available Permanent Change of Station (Relocation Assistance): Not Available Appraised Value Offer (AVO): Not Available Pay: Competitive salary, annual performance bonus, regular salary increases Paid Time Off: 50-55 days of annual paid time offer per year (26 days of annual leave, 13 days of sick leave, 11 paid Federal holidays per year and possible 5 day paid absence for CME) Retirement: Traditional federal pension (5 years vesting) and federal 401K with up to 5% in contributions by VA Insurance: Federal health/vision/dental/term life/long-term care (many federal insurance programs can be carried into retirement) Licensure: 1 full and unrestricted license from any US State or territory CME: Possible $1,000 per year reimbursement Malpractice: Free liability protection with tail coverage provided Contract: No Physician Employment Contract and no significant restriction on moonlighting Work Schedule: To be Determined by the Department
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