Dentist in Abuja, Nigeria

at Kelina Hospital

Hospital & Health Care
Health, Wellness and Fitness
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Male or Female

Job Description

Job Summary

  • Dentists are medical healthcare professionals who focus specifically on the oral and dental hygiene of their patients.


  • Diagnosing oral diseases.
  • Promoting oral health and disease prevention.
  • Creating treatment plans to maintain or restore the oral health of their patients.
  • Interpreting x-rays and diagnostic tests.
  • Ensuring the safe administration of anaesthetics.
  • Monitoring growth and development of the teeth and jaws.
  • Examine, diagnose and treat oral diseases.
  • Perform oral treatments including root canals, extractions, and fixing and removing prosthetics.
  • Work with clinical staffs to provide quality patient treatments.
  • Educate patients on preventive dental care and oral health care.
  • Treat teeth malformations, gum injuries and other oral abnormalities.
  • Use dental instruments safely to avoid accidents.
  • Operate x-rays and diagnostic equipment effectively to examine teeth and gums.
  • Ensure that work area in maintained safe, clean and organized.
  • Follow standard dentistry procedures and comply with company policies.
  • Evaluate patient's dental health and prescribe medications.
  • Give anaesthetics to keep patients from feeling pain during procedures.
  • Write prescriptions for antibiotics or other medications.
  • Examine X-rays of teeth, gums, the jaw, and nearby areas for problems.
  • Teach patients about diet, flossing, use of fluoride, and other aspects of dental care

Minimum Qualifications and Requirements

  • Candidate should possess Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S.)
  • At least 3 years' post-qualification experience



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