Job Description

Staff Dentist, First Shift, Dental Center

UC Health is hiring a full-time Staff Dentist for the dental center for the first shift at University of Cincinnati Medical Center.

The Staff Dentist has obtained a minimum of a Doctor of Dental Science from an accredited dental school. The Staff Dentist performs dental care in the diagnosis and treatment of patients and assists the Director in developing and implementing the dental program. The Dentist will fully support the residency and dental director.

About University of Cincinnati Medical Center

As part of the Clifton Campus of UC Health, Greater Cincinnati's academic health system, University of Cincinnati Medical Center has served Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky for nearly 200 years. Each year, hundreds of thousands of patients receive care from our world-renowned clinicians and care team. Our experts utilize the most advanced medical knowledge and technology available, providing a level of specialty and subspecialty medical care that is not available anywhere else in Greater Cincinnati.

Unit Details:
  • Specialty Dentists (Endodontist, Periodontist, Prosthodontist) support residency programs to educate on site procedures for residents to acquire Advanced Education in General Dentistry.
  • Clear patients' dental concerns so that they can have transplant, stem cell, radiation, LVAD, joint replacement surgeries.
  • Ohio State Dental Association - The Outstanding Access to Care Award 2020.


  • Provides care in the following disciplines of a general dental practice: diagnosis, preventive dentistry, periodontics, endodontics, prosthodontics, restorative and oral surgery.
  • Records patient-dentist transactions as they occur in the patient's dental record so that the dental record accurately and completely reflects the nature of contact, the condition of the patient and the care or treatment provided.
  • Examines patients, diagnoses dental/oral conditions, prescribes, and carries out, or directs others to carry out, appropriate dental/oral treatment, or refers patients for specialty consultation or treatment in conformance with approved clinical protocols and guidelines.
  • Educates patients in oral health related conditions and in the general promotion of oral health related disease prevention.
  • Assists in the provision of continuing education and on-the-job-training to dental residents; AEGD resident supervision, and both clinical and didactic instruction.


  • Education: Doctor of Dental Science from an accredited dental school (required)
  • License and certifications: Unrestricted license to practice dentistry in the State of Ohio (required), Completion of ADA accredited AEGD or GPR residency program (required), Current BLS/ACLS certifications (required)
  • Experience: Previous experience in community health setting. (preferred)

Hours: Full-time, 40 hours/week

Shift: 8am-5pm / First Shift

Join our team as a Staff Dentist in our dental center and work alongside the best and brightest clinical teams collaborating toward our common purpose: to advance healing and reduce suffering.

Join our team to BE UC Health. Be Extraordinary. Be Supported. Be Hope. Apply Today!

About UC Health

UC Health is an integrated academic health system serving Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky. In partnership with the University of Cincinnati, UC Health combines clinical expertise and compassion with research and teaching-a combination that provides patients with options for even the most complex situations. Members of UC Health include: UC Medical Center, West Chester Hospital, Daniel Drake Center for Post-Acute Care, Bridgeway Pointe Assisted Living, University of Cincinnati Physicians and UC Health Ambulatory Services (with more than 900 board-certified clinicians and surgeons), Lindner Center of HOPE and several specialized institutes including: UC Gardner Neuroscience Institute and the University of Cincinnati Cancer Center. Many UC Health locations have received national recognition for outstanding quality and patient satisfaction. Learn more at