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General Dentist Needed - Blue Cloud Pediatric Surgery Centers


Blue Cloud is the largest pediatric Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) company in the country, specializing in dental restorative and exodontia surgery delivered under general anesthesia for referred pediatric and special needs patients. We are a mission-driven company with an emphasis on providing safe, quality, and accessible care, at reduced costs to families and payors.

As our network of ASCs continues to grow, we are actively recruiting Dentists to join our talented and passionate care teams. 

Our ASC based model provides an excellent working environment with a close-knit clinical team of Dentists, Anesthesiologists, Registered Nurses, Registered Dental Assistants and more. We’d love to discuss these opportunities in greater detail and how Blue Cloud can become a fulfilling part of the work you do!


At Blue Cloud, it’s our vision to be the leader in safety and quality for pediatric and special needs dental patients treated in a surgery center environment. Our core values drive the decisions of our talented team every day and serve as a guiding direction toward that vision.

  1. We cheerfully work hard
  2. We are individually empathetic
  3. We keep our commitments



You are a licensed General Dentist (GP) with a passion for providing excellent care to your patients. You have a strong work ethic and a positive attitude, and you enjoy working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment. You work well with the other members of your surgical team, and you desire to contribute to a strong culture where the entire team works together for the good of each patient.


  • Partner with the surgical team to provide safe, efficient quality care for each patient
  • Treat approximately seven pediatric patients in a typical OR day
  • Perform various restorative care primarily focusing on posterior stainless-steel crowns (SSCs), anterior esthetic (veneered) SSCs, pulpotomies, and exodontia


Requirements + Qualifications

  • Current state dental license
  • Significant experience working with pediatric patients
  • Current BLS certification
  • Current PALS certification, or can acquire within 6 months of start date



  • Advanced dentistry training (AEGD or GPR)
  • Familiarity with American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry policies and best practices


  • Work with a passionate, dedicated, and talented team in a growing organization committed to doing good
  • No call, no holidays, no weekends

Assistant/Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry Needed - Kansas City University

“Improving the well-being of the communities we serve. ”Kansas City University is a community of professionals committed to excellence in the education of highly qualified
students in osteopathic medicine, dentistry, the biosciences, bioethics and the health professions. Through lifelong learning, research and service, KCU challenges faculty, staff, students and alumni to improve the well-being of the diverse communities it serves.

Job title:
Assistant/ Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry


Reports To:
Associate Dean for Clinical Education and Patient Care



Kansas City University College of Dental Medicine seeks a pediatric dentist as full-time, clinical faculty for our new dental school in Joplin, Missouri. The faculty member will be responsible for the development of the didactic, pre- clinical and clinical pediatric dentistry curriculum, integrating evidence-based best practices with clinical patient care as well as guiding current research and scholarly activity in pediatric dentistry. The Pediatric Dentistry faculty member will collaborate with, and educate the dental Group Practice Leaders, Assistant Group Practice Leaders, simulation faculty, and clinical faculty in the current science of pediatric dentistry for patient care.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Candidates must demonstrate a passion for pediatric dentistry and the application of pediatric didactic principles to preclinical and clinical patient care. a strong desire to teach students in a demanding, fast- paced, academic environment
• Develop goals, objectives and policies for the pediatric dental education program within the KCU College of Dental Medicine
• Implement and deliver the pediatric didactic curriculum including pre-clinical materials, simulation and laboratory exercises
• Integrate evidence-based best practices with clinical patient care and guide current research and scholarly activity in pediatric dentistry
• Assure the safe and effective delivery of pediatric dental care by the dental students
• Demonstrate and guide appropriate behavioral management techniques when indicated
• Deliver clinical pediatric patient care as needed
• Serve as an advisor, coach and/or mentor to dental students expressing a desire for advanced education in pediatric dentistry
• Mentor dental student research in the area of pediatric dentistry when applicable
• Serve as faculty advisor for community-based activities in the realm of pediatric dentistry
• Conduct summative and formative pre-clinical and clinical student assessment in pediatric dentistry
• Perform other duties as assigned by supervising faculty or Dean

• D.D.S./D.M.D. degree
• Certificate of completion of a CODA accredited Advanced Education Program in pediatric dentistry
• Current Missouri dental license or have an active dental license in a US state or Canada and be eligible for licensure in Missouri
• Must be board-certified or board-eligible in pediatric dentistry
• for patients in the region through collaboration with other primary care professionals is encouraged

Contact Tosha with any questions: tcunningham@kansascity.edu


I need help for maternity coverage for days between February 20th-May1. I am due with round 2 and will be out of the office during those times. 

We have a very busy private pediatric practice located in South County. At that time we will be in a new facility on Telegraph Road. We generally reimburse doctors by collections, but can arrange for other financial arrangements as needed. Any help we can get would be wonderful. We need coverage every other Monday, any Tuesdays, and most Wednesdays. Our hours are roughly 8am – 4:15pm. Please email dr.meganlenahan@gmail.com if you are interested. Thank you!! 

We are also looking for a full-time associate in our new facility. We will be moving soon into a brand new 7 chair facility with a surgery op room. We are excited to have room for 2 docs to work full time. Please email dr.meganlenahan@gmail.com for more information if you are interested in joining us, along with your availability. 

Posted 10/11/2022


Are you a pediatric dental rockstar?!?!  This is an excellent practice opportunity for a caring, and motivated pediatric dentist. We have multiple thriving practices that are looking to add you to our team.  We have all the latest technology and are seeking a candidate who is dedicated to delivering the highest quality of care to our patients. The practice has a mix of private insurance and Medicaid patients. Our practices are active participants in the community who regularly engage St. Louis City and surrounding counties in positive ways.

Position offers
-Full time position (4- 5 days a week)
-Clearly outlined pathway to ownership
-Competitive salary
-Health insurance
-Retirement matching and profit sharing
-Plus more

If you are interested in the position, please contact Dr. Corey Hastings, at 314-496-3562 or by email at dr.corey@littlesmilespediatricdentist.com.

Posted October 17, 2022