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An orthodontist is a specialised professional who is an expert in correcting crooked teeth, overbites, underbites and also, irregular teeth.

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Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

Dentist vsOrthodontist: Which Specialist Do You Need

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http://healthcareindubai.blogspot.in/2016/09/dentist-vs-orthodontist-what-treatment.html


Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

  • Major issue or minor issue, it doesn't matter.

  • Your oral health should definitely not be taken for granted.


What does a dentist do

What does a Dentist do?

  • Almost all of us have visited a dentist at least one point in our lives. Although, it is essential to visit the dentist for regular check-ups, cleaning and x-rays of our teeth to maintain a good overall oral health.

  • For the most part, you should visit a dentist at least twice a year to maintain a good oral and dental health.


Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

  • What does an Orthodontist do?

  • An orthodontist is a specialised professional who is an expert in correcting crooked teeth, overbites, underbites and also, irregular teeth.

  • This is where an orthodontist has an edge over a dentist. But generally, a dentist is also licensed to perform orthodontic procedures and who does a better job at it depends on the experience and on how well they can evaluate a person's teeth and how skilled their hands are.


Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

  • How to choose?

  • We have seen that all dentists cannot perform orthodontal procedures but all orthodontists can perform dental procedures.


Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

  • The dentist is great for the following oral health issues.

  • General health and well-being of your teeth and gums including general cleaning of your teeth.

  • If you have tooth decay, broken teeth and cavity 

  • Teeth and gum related diseases such as periodontal disease or gingivitis. 

  • Dentists will also evaluate your oral health and give you specific advice regarding hygiene


Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

  • Orthodontists, on the other hand, can provide you with the following services.

  • Overcrowded, misaligned or irregular teeth can be fixed by an orthodontist as they specialise in braces.

  • When you have teeth overbites or underbites. 

  • For teeth whitening, prosthetics/ implants, crowns etc.


Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

  • An orthodontist specialises in evaluating the alignment and the proper course of action required to fix the issue.


Dentist vs orthodontist which specialist do you need

This Article is originally appeared on - http://healthcareindubai.blogspot.in/2016/09/dentist-vs-orthodontist-what-treatment.html


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