The Dental Profession



D​ental ​Jobs

  • Dentists
  • Dental Hygienists
  • Dental Anesthesia Assistants
  • Expanded Function Dental Auxiliaries
  • Dental Assistants

D​ental Specialties

A specialty is an area of dentistry that has been formally recognized by the American Dental Association as meeting the specified ​requirements for​ recognition of ​dental ​specialties. The responsibilities of the different areas of specialization, the requirements and other information can be found here. Currently there are ​nine ​dental ​specialties recognized by the ADA.
  • Prosthodontics
  • Periodontics
  • Pediatric Dentistry
  • Orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics
  • Oral and maxillofacial surgery
  • Oral and maxillofacial radiology
  • Oral Pathology
  • Endodontics