Consultant in Orthodontics
This post is planned for 5PAs to replace our current Orthodontic Consultant who is partially retiring (although our preference is for applicant to work 5PAs, this will be negotiable).
We are seeking applicants who would wish to join our excellent, well established team. It is essential that you are proficient in managing complex multidisciplinary orthodontic cases in a busy District General Hospital setting. You will need to work with our Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Cleft Consultant Colleagues for the management of a full range of complex dento-alveolar, hypodontia and facial deformity cases including cleft and craniofacial patients.
The Orthodontic team currently comprises of one full time Consultant, one part-time Associate specialist, one Clinical Assistant and an SpR in Orthodontics shared with the Eastman Dental Institute. There are 3 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Consultants. We are supported by an excellent Maxillofacial Laboratory on site. A completely new Maxillofacial Department is being built and is due for completion in 2019. It will include full digital radiography (intra-oral and CBCT), intraoral scanning as well as full Dolphin planning.
It is essential that the applicant has successfully completed Membership in Orthodontics and undertaken the accredited 3 year training pathway in Orthodontics and completed 2 years FTTA training in Orthodontics. Inclusion on the General Dental Council Specialist List in Orthodontics is essential.
For further information please contact Consultant Orthodontist Mr O'Neill via his secretary 01536 492179.