Dental Surgeon – Dodoma Christian Medical Center

Duties and Responsibilities
Conduct oral health education to patients
Meet with patients to discuss and treat dental concerns, perform regular cleanings and other preventative procedures, and establish a plan for better dental hygiene.
Perform dental procedures, such as extractions, root canals, and filling cavities.
Correct bite issues and overcrowding.
Apply helpful agents to teeth, such as sealants or whiteners.
Prescribe medications for dental problems, such as pain medications or antibiotics.
Give clients sedatives or anesthesia prior to administering treatments.
Order diagnostic measures, such as x-rays, models, etc.
Using tools, such as drills, probes, brushes, or mirrors, to examine and treat teeth and mouth.
Keep records relating to the oral health of patients and the treatments given to them
Attend emergency medical duties in oral health
Carryout investigations of admitted patient
Ensure that prescribed instructions are carried out
Conduct minor operations on orthodontics
Assist senior physicians/surgeons at operations
Carry out services and participate in major ward rounds
Supervise medical students and interns in clinical duties
Ensure that patients are properly prepared for the surgery
Participate fully I morning clinical sessions and patients presentation
Participate in research activities
Assist in conducting outreach programs
To perform any other related duties and responsibilities as may be assigned
Preferred Skills:

Qualifications and Experience:
Holder of a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree from a recognized institution
Must be registered by the Tanganyika Medical Council as a dental surgeon
At least two (2) years working experience as a doctor of dental surgery
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How to Apply
The Job Descriptions for the advertised positions will be obtained in DCMCT website. (
The job reference number should be clearly indicated on top of the envelope or e-mail Subject/headline
All applications containing letter of application, copies of your academic certificates and a detailed CV with at least three referees, should be through post or e-mail (P O Box 658 Dodoma or E-mail:
Closing date Friday, 21st June 2019.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interview
No hand delivered applications will be processed for these positions
All Applications through Post should be addressed to Director Dodoma Christian Medical Centre Trust P.O. Box 658 Dodoma or E-mail: