Description

Dentists diagnose and treat problems with teeth and tissues in the mouth, alongside giving advice and administering care to help prevent future problems. They provide instruction on diet and aspects of dental care. They remove tooth decay, fill cavities, and also perform corrective surgery on gums and supporting bones to treat gum diseases.

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Subject Combination

English, Mathematics, Biology and Chemistry or Physics

Employers

Typical employers of dentists are hospitals/health centres, dental clinics and research institutions.

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