Dammam / Riyadh
This post exists to provide a specialist service in Orthodontics to dental consultants and staff in other dental specialities including the Division of Dental Primary Care. This services includes the assessment of dental and dentofacial irregularities including clefts of the lips and palate. Any other assignment given by the Supervisor or the Management.
Provides a clinical service in orthodontics during normal working hours of the hospital. To make and execute clinical decisions for referred futher to another specility. To perform clinical work in a well equipped dental surgery with access to such facilities as may be necessary e.g. Radiography, Dental, Laboratory, Pathology, etc. to provide the responsibility for the care of patients. Supervision of the following staff, associated with the treatment of their patients. Performs other applicable tasks and duties assigned within the realm of his/her knowledge, skills and abilities. Attends Continuing Education, Infection Control and Performance Improvement programs to keep updated with the current practices.
BDS from a recognized university.
FDS from a Royal College of Surgeons or Board Certification of qualification (USA). Diploma in Orthodontics from a Royal College of Surgeons.
Ten years dental experience. Five years at least as a Senior Registrar in a specialty after obtaining the higher clinical fellowship (as defined above). Should have experience in teaching dental doctors. Published dental work, investigate or research. Experience in any other dental specialty.