In order to meet the demands of a growing patient population, the Center for Cleft and Craniofacial Disorders at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is seeking an experienced orthodontist, interested in working closely with other members of the craniofacial team to meet the orthodontic needs of our patients.
In this part-time role, the Pediatric Orthodontist will provide diagnosis and treatment planning for our pediatric patient population. The Orthodontist also constructs appliances including NAMS and sees newborns with feeding difficulties due to craniofacial abnormalities. Our pediatric orthodontists work closely with other members of the Children’s craniofacial (CF) team to treat children with dental-facial problems such as jaw deformities, cleft lip and palate and midfacial anomalies. The CF team includes plastic surgeons, otolaryngologists, orthodontists, dentists, speech pathologists, and more. This orthodontist will also work with other team members to optimize clinic operations in the outpatient setting.
Graduate of an accredited Dental School
Must have completed a minimum of a two-year graduate program in Orthodontics
Licensed or eligible to practice dentistry in the state of Georgia
Candidates must be board certified/eligible
Certification in CPR
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on 0.5 FTE role
Internal Number: 32385
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