Dentistry –

Is a subject which deals with the treatment and prevention of oral pathologies, including anomalies of the teeth and its surrounding structures and diseases of the soft tissues of the oral cavity. Dentistry also includes the treatment and correction of malformation of the oral and facial structures, malocclusion of the teeth, and congenital anomalies of the oral cavity such as the cleft lip and palate.

In addition to general practice, dentistry includes many specialization –

Its post graduation specialization includes orthodontics and dental orthopedics, pediatric dentistry, periodontics, prosthodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, oral and maxillofacial pathology, endodontics, public health dentistry, oral and maxillofacial radiology and community dentistry.

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