An orthodontist is a specialist in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of dental and facial irregularities. Orthodontists spend three more years in university than dentists to become specialized and accredited.
All orthodontists are dentists, but
only about 4% of dentists are orthodontists.
Years of Education
Additional three-year University
Graduate Degree in Orthodontics
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