Community Oral Health Officer Job – Nyahururu at Pearl Healthcare

Community Oral Health Officer Job – Nyahururu at Pearl Healthcare… See details on how to apply for the opportunities available at Pearl Healthcare.


Pearl Healthcare is a fast growing healthcare company that is transforming healthcare in Kenya which is building a chain of outpatient medical centres in Kenya using cutting edge technology to offer quality and exceptional medicare medical care and unparalleled patient experience at affordable rates


  • Examine patients’ teeth and mouth.
  • Document patient dental history and/or chief complaints and/or observations
  • Assess dental condition and needs of patients using patient screening and monitoring procedures.
  • Analyse x-rays and evaluate dental needs as necessary including medical history review and dental charting.
  • Undertake general treatment and care for teeth and tissue problems using specified equipment and tools and established dental hygienist procedures.
  • Clean teeth using brushes, and polishers to remove plaque and stains ensuring that sterile conditions are maintained
  • Fill in cavities, rebuild broken teeth, replace missing teeth, and remove unnecessary or severely damaged teeth.
  • Treat and help to prevent gum disease.
  • Provide instruction on dental care and write prescriptions for patients
  • Inventory management of equipment and supplies at the dental unit. This includes preparing orders as needed to avoid stock outs.
  • Maintain a record of day–to–day activities of the dental unit and prepare regular reports as needed.

Skills required:

  • Exceptional customer service and organizational skills.
  • Strong problem solving and sound judgment skills.


  • Diploma in Community Oral Health from a reputable institution
  • Registration by Oral Health Association of Kenya (OHAK)/ Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council (KMPDC)
  • At least one year of work experience
  • Good Communications skills

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their applications which include a detailed CV, cover letter, contacts of 3 references and salary expectation via email to [email protected]

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