Welcome to Michigan's Thumb!

A Great Place to Live and Work. Plus, a $20,000 Sign-on Bonus!

Why the Thumbcoast?

No matter what stage of life you are in professionally or personally – Michigan's Thumb is the place to be!

Michigan’s Thumb is nestled close to the Lake Huron shoreline, in Michigan’s Thumb with over 140 miles of shoreline. Rooted in local agriculture, the community local community thrives with local hobby farms, Amish made goods, livestock, and more. From turn of the century homes to lakefront dwellings, the shorelines communities area has so much to offer. 

Photo provided by the Sanilac Tourism Association
Photo credit: Kristy Bolsby Photography

Live Here

Spend more quality time with a close community and spend less time in the hustle and bustle of large cities. The thumbs shorelines communities are the perfect option, with abundant opportunities for your living. 

You can experience the calm way of living in the thumb without sacrificing the necessity of quality care. The local hospital is located close to the center of the city and has received many awards, as well as, served on State and National boards for its exceptional emergency care and achieving success in rural healthcare.

Along with a great school district, a safe neighborhood, and the experience of the smalltown feel, and why the easternmost shore could be the place for the next chapter in your life. 

Relocating can be tough, but we can help with that! In fact, here are some resources to help you get integrated into the community:

  • MCDC is offering up to $20,000 sign-on bonus 
  • Potential Relocation Allowance
  • Student Loan Reimbursement Eligibility

Discover why the Thumbcoast!

A Place to Relax

Living by the lake, and the experience is something you can’t compare to anything else. The lush parks and winding trails grant nature enthusiasts the opportunity to get up close and personal with Pure Michigan.  For all ages to enjoy abundant recreational opportunities like spending the day boating, camping, fishing, or golf.

Discover Elk Street Brewing and all the small-town destinations that will have you coming back for more. Come explore these sunrise side locations. 

Photo Credit Alicia Reinke of Life's Simple Pleasures Photography
young boy at the dentist practicing brushing

"It's a shore thing!"

Dentistry is your career. Helping people is your passion. A place to call home where you can live, work and connect is what you are seeking. We can help you bring them together. 

We are dedicated to help our team members thrive by setting them up for success in the communities they serve. 

There are an abundance of reasons why you should choose MCDC. That’s why we want to share first-hand experiences from our providers who share what it’s like to live, work and play in communities just like Port Huron and Sandusky.

Your journey starts here! The impact you will make happens when you find work that inspires you and a place to call home. There is so much opportunity with MCDC and the communities of Eastern Michigans shoreline. Let’s talk!

Let's Talk!

Schedule a 15-minute call with a member of our HR department for an opportunity to have your questions answered. We want to learn more about your goals, interests and needs for your dental career.