A great place to be a patient is a great place to be a dentist.

A happy and loyal clientele is usually the result of a talented group of dentists, hygienists, dental assistants and business staff who feel the same way. At Konikoff Dentistry, you'd become a member of a team dedicated to great service, the highest quality of care and the idea that a trip to the dentist should be a fun experience.

Our spectacular offices with their exotic tropical fish tanks, movies for the kids, flat-screen TVs on dental chairs, and roomy offices with natural light are only the beginning.

Our newest offices have been set up into pods to allow our dentists to work in a more time effective and personalized manner with staff and patients. We've also invested heavily in the latest technological advancements.

To ensure seamless treatment regimens and patient loyalty, we offer specialty services, have an on-staff endodontist, and a pediatric practice for more difficult cases.

Our patients count on us for a unique and professional experience. For you, our dentist, we promise terrific support, respect, freedom, the opportunity to work at any of our eight area locations and a world of opportunity.

Careers

We treat patients, dentists and our entire staff like family.
We work, grow and can only succeed as a team

Available Positions

Send resume to resumes@dkonikoff.com (please specify which position you are interested in)
  • Endodontist

    Seeking ENDODONTIST to complement our general dentistry staff (consisting of 30 dentists) by providing in-house specialized treatment to our patients. Our fee-for-service general dentistry practice has been in existence for over thirty years; during that time, we have grown to seven offices and planning for an eighth. Our endodontic suite is situated in a new medical building centrally located between our offices.  The suite consists of operatories, each containing top of the line equipment and endodontic scopes.  Current demand for endodontic care is scheduled approximately three weeks in advance. 

    Requirements/qualifications include the following:

    Four years of dental school and two additional years of endodontic residency training. Additional years of experience in private practice or the military is a plus.

    Excellent compensation package-sign-on bonus, competitive first year salary, production percentage compensation after the first year, medical insurance available, dental benefits, vacation leave, 401k with match percentage, provisions for disability, malpractice, and life insurance, reimbursements for continuing education and licensure, and other advantages offered in our team-oriented environment. If interested, please send CV to pheath@dkonikoff.com or resumes@dkonikoff.com.

  • Financial Coordinator

    Position currently available in Chesapeake and Suffolk

    Seeking an individual with excellent communication skills to motivate patients with financial planning to have needed dental treatment.  Responsibilities also include billing statement comprehension, dental insurance knowledge in relationship to the financial planning, collection processes, and posting payments.  Previous dental work experience and customer service is required.  Computer skills (including excel and word capabilities), and mathematical abilities also required.  Full-time position including one Saturday per month.  Compensation  Pay commensurate with prior work experiences.  Excellent benefits. 

  • Patient Team Coordinator

    Positions currently available in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake & Suffolk

    Seeking energetic, professional individuals who enjoys providing the best care for patients and making a great impression.  Candidates must have the ability to communicate effectively and respectfully with co-workers, managers and doctors.  Other responsibilities of a team coordinator include (but are not limited to) scheduling, excellent communication and computer skills, and accepting payments from patients.  Previous dental experience helpful as team coordinators discuss financial options and insurance information with patients.

  • Dental Assistant

    Positions currently available in Virginia Beach, Chesapeake & Suffolk

    Seeking energetic individuals who show initiative and love taking care of patients in a team-oriented setting.  Must have x-ray certification and a willingness to learn. Those with at least one year experience in dental assisting beyond internships are welcome for interviews.  Pay commensurate with prior work experiences and great benefits. 

  • Pediatric Dental Assistant

    We are seeking x-ray certified dental assistants for our Pediatric practice located on Lynnhaven Parkway in Virginia Beach.  The dental assistant provides support to the office and is responsible for assisting the professional dental staff with treatment.  We are looking for qualified, energetic dental assistants who want to grow professionally and make a difference in the lives of our patients.  We offer a competitive salary and benefit package to include medical, dental, vision, 401k and much more.

    Job functions and Responsibilities:

    • Deliver quality and compassionate care to every patient
    • Guide parents and patients before treatment
    • Educate patients in oral hygiene instruction and provide postoperative instructions
    • Prepare patient for examination and treatment
    • Take x-rays and save to patient charts

    Requirements:

    The ideal candidate will have the following characteristics:

    • Must love working with children
    • Compassion and high level of service for our patients, parents and staff
    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
    • Professional manner and appearance at all times
    • One year experience as a dental assistant
    • Experience in children’s dentistry
    • Available for a four day work week
  • Team Liason

    Seeking individual to work as liason to patients and a highly skilled dental team.  Top notch communication abilities on both the telephone and in person are a MUST.  Requirements include prior dental scheduling and coordinating experience along with dental treatment planning and insurance expertise.  Also needed is a mastery of dental terminology and a complete understanding of teeth identification.  Experience in the use of Dentrix Enterprise a real plus.  Great benefits, compensation, and bonus potential offered.  Flexibility in traveling is necessary, as this career opportunity will include traveling with team with four different offices in the Chesapeake/Virginia Beach area.  If you love to connect with patients in a heart-felt manner to meet their dental needs and to handle the coordination of dental treatment and scheduling, from complex to simple, please email resume to pheath@dkonikoff.com.  

  • Oral Surgery Dental Assistant

    Seeking oral surgery assistants to assist in all oral surgery procedures, from extractions to implants.  Must possess quality characteristics of a team player who is caring, nurturing, comforting, and heartfelt when connecting with patients. 

    Requirements include: prior dental experience preferably in periodontal or oral surgery fields.  Must also possess the following skills: 

                --Utilization and skill in Dentrix-based computer system

                --Flexibility in hours

                --BLS certified

                --Competency in materials and instrumentation set-ups and in 4-handed dentistry          

                --Ability to monitor and maintain patient comfort at all times

                --Expertise in temporary crown fabrication

                --Well-versed in PPE, OSHA, and infection control standards

                --Ability to properly and completely record and document in clinical record

    Hours are currently set to begin in March on Thursdays (3-7 p.m.), Fridays (8-5) and Saturdays (8-12). 

  • Facilitator/Training Specialist

    Seeking a dynamic individual to take on the role of a facilitator/training specialist who loves teaching and training to train and coordinate training of all employees in company policies, dental treatment, and heartfelt patient care.  Must have excellent interpersonal and communications background and experiences, along with computer expertise to design web-based training programs. College degree preferred with concentrations in fields, such as education, curriculum development, communications, and writing.    

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

                --Creating a unique, positive atmosphere for employees and customers by sharing tools, techniques, and strategies for increased happiness, gratitude, and appreciation.

                --Role playing to help teams to learn how to communicate on a “human” connection and relationship-based level with patients and team. 

                --Learning and educating self on all levels of dental treatment performed from most basic to advanced.

                --Planning, organizing, and implementing a wide range of training activities for both new hires and veteran employees 

                --Creating, developing and updating training curriculum and literature, including web-based programs.

                --Training others and facilitating the training of Dentrix and Dexis dental software, phone systems, and dental information.

                --Developing innovative training approaches for unique work situations.

                --Annual ongoing training and reviewing of policies, rules, and protocols governing the overall staff.

                --Conducting, coordinating, and assisting other trainers in conducting instructor training workshops.

                --Scheduling, coordinating and assisting with dentist continuing education needs. 

                --Understanding and implementing of various training platforms--individual, classroom instruction, on-the-job training, on-line training, video taping, role playing and problem-solving scenarios.    

                --Visiting trainees on site to assess how the trained skills are being applied

     

    Position is full time with an excellent benefits package.  Salary commensurate with skill and experience.  If you love teaching, helping others to learn, and would like to make a difference in the enhanced levels of communications that our employees would provide to patients, please email interest and resume to pheath@dkonikoff.com