Temporary Dentists

Does your practice need a Temporary Dentist?

“Locum Tenens,” Latin for “place holder,” is a temporary dentist that a dental practice might need in the event of the prolonged absence of a staff dentist. Sometimes, the need for a Locum Tenens is an unexpected emergency because of an accident. Sometimes it is a planned absence or leave. Whatever the circumstance, a temporary dentist is needed or patient appointments will have to be cancelled.

Shea Practice Transitions can help you locate a reliable quality dentist. At some point, should you decide to integrate the temporary dentist into your practice, we can assist with that too.

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