Dentist Job in Nigeria

 RHV Hospital is a leading healthcare institution dedicated to providing exceptional medical care and improving the health and well-being of individuals and communities in Nigeria. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, we strive to deliver high-quality healthcare services and uphold the highest standards of integrity and professionalism.

We are driven by a passion to provide exceptional healthcare services that thrive in caring, quality, and innovation on a pedestal that matches global healthcare standards. Our exceptional personnel, cutting-edge clinical technology, and adept utilization of information systems will distinguish us. We will provide our community with services that prioritize safety, achieve desired outcomes, and align with the latest professional knowledge whilst being served by the best healthcare faculties in the nation and beyond. We will be known as the best place to be a patient, the best place to work, and the best place to practice medicine.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Dentist

Location: Mowe, Ogun

Employment Type: Full Time

Job Description

  • We are seeking a skilled and compassionate Dentist to join our dynamic healthcare team.
  • The ideal candidate will provide comprehensive dental care to patients, demonstrating expertise in diagnosing and treating oral health issues.
  • The Dentist should possess excellent communication skills and a commitment to delivering high-quality patient-centered care.

Patient Consultation and Diagnosis:

  • Conduct thorough oral examinations to assess patients' oral health.
  • Diagnose and communicate dental conditions, treatment options, and recommendations to patients.

Treatment Plan and Execution:

  • Develop personalized treatment plans based on patient needs and oral health conditions.
  • Perform dental procedures, including but not limited to cleanings, fillings, extractions, root canals, and crown placements.

Preventive Care:

  • Educate patients on proper oral hygiene practices and preventive care measures.
  • Administer fluoride treatments and sealants as necessary.

X-rays and Diagnostic Test:

  • Order and interpret dental X-rays and diagnostic tests to aid in accurate diagnoses.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date patient records.

Emergency Dental Care:

  • Provide prompt and effective emergency dental care when required.
  • Address and alleviate patients' dental paiand discomfort.

Collaboration with Dental Team:

  • Collaborate with dental assistants, hygienists, and support staff to ensure smooth patient flow and quality of care.
  • Communicate effectively with colleagues to coordinate comprehensive treatment plans.

Continuing Education:

  • Stay abreast of advancements in dentistry through continuous learning and professional development.
  • Participate in continuing education courses to enhance skills and knowledge.

Infection Control:

  • Adhere to strict infection control protocols to ensure a safe and sterile dental environment.
  • Implement best practices in infection prevention and control.

Patient Communication:

  • Communicate treatment plans, procedures, and post-operative care instructions clearly to patients.
  • Address patient concerns and inquiries with empathy and professionalism.


  • A Doctor of Medicine (MBBS) degree from an accredited institution
  • Registered member of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.
  • Foreign-trained specialists must be registered with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.
  • A valid practicing license.
  • NYSC discharge certificate or exemption letter for Nigerian citizens
  • Proven experience as a licensed Dentist.
  • Excellent diagnostic and clinical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication abilities.
  • Commitment to providing compassionate and patient-centered care.

Application Closing Date
15th July, 2024.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their resume and cover letter to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.


  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • This job description serves as a guide and may be subject to adjustments based on organizational needs and evolving healthcare practices at RHV.