Loading presentation...

Present Remotely

Send the link below via email or IM


Present to your audience

Start remote presentation

  • Invited audience members will follow you as you navigate and present
  • People invited to a presentation do not need a Prezi account
  • This link expires 10 minutes after you close the presentation
  • A maximum of 30 users can follow your presentation
  • Learn more about this feature in our knowledge base article

Do you really want to delete this prezi?

Neither you, nor the coeditors you shared it with will be able to recover it again.


Untitled Prezi

No description

Emily Cruz

on 21 June 2013

Comments (0)

Please log in to add your comment.

Report abuse

Transcript of Untitled Prezi

General dentistry is also know as "family dentist".
General dentistry is a dentist that does not have a specialization in front of there title.
General dentistry is a broad topic.
Dental Careers
Intro to Dentistry
Dental Hygiene

Pediatric Dentist
An Endodontist is a dentist that specializes in root canal therapy
Is a branch of dentistry that specializes in treating patients with improper positioning of teeth when the mouth is closed, which results in an improper bite.
U.S. Salaries
Oral Surgeons - $516,250
General Dentist-$375,000
Endodontists - $366,340
Pediatric Dentists - $346,070
Orthodontists - $290,200
Prosthodontists - $280,000
Public Health Dentist- $125,000
Dental Hygienists - $66,303
Oral Surgery
Oral Surgeons
also called maxillofacial surgeons
People with facial Injuries usually go visit Oral Surgeons
Perform various Dental Procedures that involve with the teeth, jaws, gums, etc.
An Endodontist does many things like root canals; a root canal is a treatment for infection of the pulp.
After 4 years of dental school in order to become a endodontist you need 2-3 years of training to become specialized.
Cleaning Teeth

The process of cleaning teeth
In order to become a Pediatric Dentist you have to have four years of dental school.
And also should have at least two additional years of residency training in dentistry for infants,children,teens,and children with special needs.
How to Become One

The process of cleaning teeth
Before you clean the teeth you need the patient medical history and during the cleaning x-rays are necessary and need to be taken
The branch of dentistry that deals with the replacement of missing teeth and related mouth or jaw structures by bridges, dentures or other artificial devises.
The average salary for a Pediatric Dentist in the United States is around $346,070on an annual basis and an hourly wage is bout $66.33 per hour.
A periodontist is a Specialized dentist that examine the gums ,treat complex cases like severe gum.
Dental Public Health
Dental Hygienists need a certificate, bachelor's, or master's degree from a dental hygienist school

Public health dentists work to improve the dental health of the community through research and service.
They work in academic institutions, the national public health service and in community settings.
Orthodontist also includes treating and controlling various aspects of facial growth and the shape and development of the jaw.
A Endodontist annual salary is $366,340.
Pediatric Dentists promote the dental health of children as well as serving as educational resources for parents.
AAPD helps pediatric dentists
The average salary is $290,200.
The average salary is $280,000
Periodontist also examine teeth and make sure they fit together properly.
As you can see there are many opportunities within the dental field, you just need to see what suits you best and just go after it.
Average annual salary is $279,540
A periodontist treats and diagnose problems in the tissue and around the teeth.
What kind of Treatments

Infant oral health exams,which include risk assessment for caries in mother and child
Preventive dental care including cleaning and flouride treatments , as well as nutrition and diet recommemendations
Periodontal means around the tooth.
The average salary for a dental hygienist is $66,303
Salary- $516,250
Full transcript