About us:

SouthWest Dental is in a heritage home in downtown Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.  This 1860s home was fully restored/renovated in 2004 to become an 8 operatory dental clinic.  Every effort was made to maintain and honour the unique characteristics of the home, while creating a modern dental clinic.  The atmosphere of this unique setting provides our patients with a relaxing environment that many claim it makes them fell “like I’m not at the dentist!”

The Yarmouth clinic offers general dentistry in addition to several unique services including: Oral surgeons, periodontist, sedation dentistry, root canal treatment and general dentistry and OR services focused specifically on children. The clinic is devoted to restoring and enhancing the proper function and natural beauty of your smile using conservative, state-of-the-art procedures that will result in beautiful, long lasting smiles.


Schedule: Full-Time


We are currently looking to hire an Associate Dentist to join our busy and well-established practice. The successful candidate will have a passion for building strong patient relationships and contributing to their ongoing oral health. As an associate at the practice you will have the opportunity to work alongside a strong team of dental professionals, learn from the principal dentist and have access to online continuing education. 

What You Will Benefit From:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Formal and structured mentorship opportunities
  • Access to continuing education through DC Institute (dcinstitute.ca)
  • A large network of experienced dental professionals


  • Graduate from an accredited DDS/DMD Program or Completion of the NDEB Equivalency Exam
  • Certified with NDEB
  • Licensed and in good standing with the provincial licensing
  • Valid CPR Certification

Candidates must be legally eligible to work in Canada. We thank all applicants, but only suitable applicants will be contacted. Job applicants with a disability who require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process can contact our Talent Team at 416-558-8338. Reasonable accommodations will be determined on a case-by-case basis and your request will be responded to as soon as possible.

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