Qualifications and Responsibilities:
The Dentist is responsible for professional dental care for inmates.
Performs routine dental treatment including examining teeth and gums for cavities, infections and diseases; takes necessary x-rays; performs fillings and extractions as warranted.
Diagnoses and develops treatment plans for inmates.
Develops, coordinates and supervises the facility dental program to include advising and instructing inmates in the cause and prevention of dental disease.
Must have an active New Mexico license with DEA and BLS. Must pass federal clearance.
Position is 24 hours per week.
About the Facility:
Torrance County Detention Facility is located in Estancia, NM, approximately one hour east of Albuquerque, NM. The facility holds approximately 1100 inmates.