Pediatric Dentistry Consultant

Pediatric Dentistry Consultant

  • King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center - Madinah
  • Madinah, Saudi Arabia

Summary

Responsible for treat the oral health of children from infancy through the teen years. They have the experience and qualifications to care for a child’s teeth, gums, and mouth throughout the various stages of childhood

Education / Qualification Required:

  1. Basic medical degree from recognized institution
  2. Post-qualification certification
    • Qualification Source from: North America, Western Europe, Australia or New Zealand.  
      • USA: The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS)
      • Canada: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Certificate (RCPS-C)
      • UK and Ireland: GMC/CCST Specialist Register
      • Australia and New Zealand: Fellowship from the Royal College (FRACP)
      • Western Europe: Equivalent certification to the above

Experience Post-Qualifications:

  • Minimum Three (3) years after board / equivalence certification in USA, Canada, Ireland, UK, Australia, New Zealand and France (DES).
  • Minimum Five (5) years after board / equivalence certification in Spain, Germany, Italy, Portugal, Belgium, Denmark, Sweden, Switzerland, Norway, Austria, Netherlands, Greece and France (DIS).

License:

Current and in a Good Standing Medical License to practice in country of residence.

Job Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Provides high quality patient care and management in all aspects of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Diagnosis of diseases and disorders of the maxilla and mandible in children
  • Diagnosis of dentofacial anomalies including malocclusions of children
  • Preventative, restorative and cosmetic dentistry for children
  • Treatment of diseases and disorders of the gingival, oral mucosa and periodontal tissues of children
  • Treatment of disorders of the dental pulp and periapical tissue of children
  • Non-surgical treatment of diseases and disorders of the temporomandibular joint of children
  • Treatment of dentialveolar traumatic injuries of children
  • Advises patients/parents on dental hygiene and oral health practices
  • Admitting patient and Operating Room privileges
  • Shares on-call schedule for the department as needed
  • Participates in department’s education activities and training programs
  • Participates in and promote research activities
  • Participates in committees and other administrative functions as needed
  • Keeps abreast of new techniques and developments in the field of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Follows all Hospital related policies and procedures
  • Participates in self and others education, training and development, as applicable
  • Performs other related duties as assigned