The Matching Process

Our matching process is customized to our clients specifications. It is tailored to the practice’s needs, first and foremost. For locum tenens and permanent dental placements we assess personality, clinical philosophy, career goals, and geography demographics. In this way we ensure a successful placement of the perfect doctor for your practice.

Overhead Protection

Whether you are taking vacation, increasing your expertise through continued education, taking medical or maternity leave, or need additional dental associate coverage for your growing practice, Hired Gums ensures your financial prosperity by providing your office with the best of talent from across the nation.

Who We Are

Dental Staffing Services


Led by Mr. Maes, Hired Gums passionately provides clients and contractors with not one, but two solutions to fulfill their dental employment needs.  The company offers a smooth, stress-free hiring process coupled with expedient response times and uncompromised service. It is Mr. Maes’ conviction that the only way to conduct business is between honest, personal relationships. It is this determination that guarantees the satisfaction of all of Hired Gum’s clients. Mr. Maes personally takes accountability for the greatest welfare of each of the firms clients. This relentless determination to provide world class service, years of experience and insight into the industry enables Hired Gums to provide a quality of service to the locum tenens and permanent associate dental industry, that until now, has never been offered.

Hired Gums provides experienced permanent and temporary placement services to dental professionals nationwide. Our mission is to match an experienced temporary or permanent placement dentist with a dental office that best suits the needs of the practice. We can assist the doctor with coverage for vacation, maternity, illness, injury, disability, bereavement, transition strategies, military reserve and contingency planning.



For all of your locum tenens dentist and permanent associate dental hiring needs,
Fill out this contact form or call us at 214-693-6030

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