Orthodontist - Madison, WI

  • First Choice Dental
  • Madison, WI, USA
  • Mar 05, 2019
Full time Orthodontist

Job Description

First Choice Dental Group (FCDG), based out of Madison, WI is dedicated to providing the highest quality and focused care to our patients.  We are a well-established group practice with 11 locations, servicing a strong orthodontic patient base in 5 locations.  Voted the Best Place to Work by Madison Magazine, FCDG has over 180 employees and is locally owned by 6 of our practicing dentists. FCDG uses Ortho II, Dolphin Imaging System, Damon Bracket System and Invisalign. This is a full-time, 4 day a week position. FCDG offers a generous annual income, excellent benefits, relocation and student loan repayment assistance.

 

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Primarily responsible for realigning, or straightening teeth and jaws by using orthodontic retainers and braces. 
  • Examines, diagnoses, and treats abnormalities in development of jaws, position of teeth, and other dental-facial structures.
  • Fit dental appliances in patients' mouths in order to alter the position and relationship of teeth and jaws, and to realign teeth.
  • Study diagnostic records such as medical/dental histories, plaster models of the teeth, photos of a patient's face and teeth, and X-rays in order to develop patient treatment plans.
  • Diagnose teeth and jaw or other dental-facial abnormalities.
  • Examine patients in order to assess abnormalities of jaw development, tooth position, and other dental-facial structures.
  • Prepare diagnostic and treatment records.
  • Adjust dental appliances periodically in order to produce and maintain normal function.
  • Provide patients with proposed treatment plans and cost estimates.
  • Instruct dental officers and technical assistants in orthodontic procedures and techniques.
  • Coordinate orthodontic services with other dental and medical services.
  • Design appliances such as space maintainers and retainers.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:                                                                                            

 

  • DDS or DMD and certificate of Orthodontics

 

Preferred Skills:

  • Ability to multi-task and work in high pressure situations (quick thinker)
  • Great attention to detail
  • Committed to learning and continuous skill development

First Choice Dental is your “one-stop shop” when it comes to dentistry. We offer many different types of services including: general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, sedation dentistry, TMJ neuromuscular treatment, youth and adult orthodontics, family dentistry and more. The dentists, dental hygienists and dental specialists on our team have been making patients smile for more than 30 years. With 11 dental office locations, you’ll find our dentists on Westside Madison, Eastside Madison, Campus area, Downtown, as well as Sun Prairie, Fitchburg, Verona, Middleton and coming soon - Stoughton. Interested individuals can contact Kevin Gratz at [email protected] or 608-308-2941.

Start Date

Apr 01, 2019