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Craniofacial Orthodontist (Full Time)

DENTAL ORTHODONTIST CLINIC Florida-Miami-Doral Miami, Florida Requisition ID 23931


Job Summary

Responsible for the delivery of orthodontic care at NCHS.  Provision of care includes assessment and treatment of congenital and acquired cleft and craniofacial anomalies, dental and facial trauma, and general orthodontics from newborn to young adulthood in outpatient, inpatient, and operating room settings. Supports scholarly activities including research and grant procurement and management. Participates in the development and implementation of goals for the Department of Pediatric Dentistry.  

Job Specific Duties

  • Leads the provision of orthodontic care and supervises clinical personnel involved in patient care. 
  • Supports the provision of care by members of the craniofacial team. 
  • Ensures the provision of high quality orthodontic services. 


Minimum Job Requirements

  • Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or Doctor in Dental Surgery (DDS) 
  • Postgraduate certification:  Orthodontics Certificate / Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics or Board Eligibility
  • Craniofacial Orthodontics Fellowship

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Able to provide expert orthodontic care.
  • Ability to relate cooperatively and constructively with patients and co-workers.
  • Effectively monitor and develop the abilities of subordinates.
  • Ability to communicate verbally and in writing.
  • Maintains confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Ability to interpret, adapt, and react calmly under stressful conditions.
  • Ability to use complex mathematical techniques to budget and provide productivity assessments.
  • Ability to use logical and scientific thinking to interpret technical data and solve a broad range of problems.

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Joining a new organization can be daunting or overwhelming. But at Nicklaus, your colleagues make you feel welcomed. They taught me to celebrate our accomplishments and band together during challenging times. This is not easy to find in healthcare these days, so I’m grateful to have found an amazing place to work with people and leadership who have my well-being in mind.

Lova Renee Brunson Manager Accreditation & Regulatory

Collaboration leads to success.

Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. Working together, we find solutions and methods we would never find alone, and at Nicklaus Children’s, we have fun doing it.

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We all take responsibility here – for the children, their families, our work and each other. We meet our responsibilities head on and motivate each other to succeed.

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Advocate for the right way.

Advocate for children. Advocate for families. Advocate for yourself. But most of all, advocate for getting the job done right and you will find nothing but success and support in your career here.

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At Nicklaus Children’s, change is not to be feared. When you work here, you are always working with the most advanced tools and procedures available.

Empathy is everything.

We expect our team members to have empathy for the patients and families they treat, and in turn, we have empathy for them. We take care of everyone in the Nicklaus Children’s family with competitive benefits and our supportive culture.

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