Dammam / Riyadh
This post exists to provided a consultant service in the speciality of Prosthodontics to the consultants and staff in other dental specialities. The service encompasses advice about, and treatment of conditions requiring tooth/teeth replacemetn, such as full dentures, partial dentures, crown and bridges work, and obturators. Any other assignment given by the supervisor or the management.
Provides a clinical service in (fixed and removable) during normal working hours of the hospital. Provides an on-call service for the treatment of acute dental emergencies. He has to ask the surgeon and call him for complicated cases such as maxillofacial injuries. To make and execute clinical decisions of referred patients. It would be unusual for a patient to be referred futher to another speciality. To perform clinical work appropriate to the speciality in a well equipped dental clinic with access to such facilities as required, e.g. Radiography, Dental Laboratory, Pathology, etc. To operate on patients in the general operating suite at regular sessions. Dental laboratory personale and equipment, and materials related to prosthetic dentistry are under his command and control. Clinical supervision of the following staff associated with the care 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.
B.D.S. from a recognized university. Board certification and/or Master’s degree in a speciality area (USA) or (UK) from other countries.
Ten years Dental experience. Five years at least as a senior Registrar in the specialty after obtaining the higher degree (as defined above). Should have experience in teaching junior staff. Published medical work, investigate or research.