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What do dentists do and what skills are required?

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Dentists provide the public with an essential health service. The type of dentist that most people are familiar with is the general practitioner dentist — an oral health expert who diagnoses, prevents and treats diseases, disorders and conditions of the
Most dentists work in an office environment. A workday can include removing decay, filling cavities, examining x-rays, straightening teeth, brightening teeth, realigning jaws, treating gum diseases, extracting teeth, fabricating substitutes for lost teeth and oral tissues, making models and measurements
In Canada, dentists complete at least eight years of education beyond high school. Aside from a baccalaureate degree with heavy emphasis on chemistry, biology and physiology, they have completed a four-year Doctor of Dentistry degree. Dental students must also complete

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