Examine, diagnose, and treat dental malocclusions and oral cavity anomalies. Design and fabricate appliances to realign teeth and jaws to produce and maintain normal function and to improve appearance.
* Attention to Detail
* Analytical Thinking
* Concern for Others
* Self Control
* Study diagnostic records, such as medical or dental histories, plaster models of the teeth, photos of a patient's face and teeth, and X-rays, to develop patient treatment plans.
* Adjust dental appliances to produce and maintain normal function.
* Fit dental appliances in patients' mouths to alter the position and relationship of teeth and jaws or to realign teeth.
Health Care and Social Assistance
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical
Sample Job Titles
Board Certified Orthodontist, Dentofacial Orthopedics Dentist, Invisible Braces Orthodontist, Orthodontist, Orthodontist, Small Business Owner, Orthodontist, Vice President, Pediatric Orthodontist, Specialist in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.