Specialty: Orthopedic Dentistry
Qualification: Dental Technician
Specialty “Dentistry” and “Orthopedic Dentistry” are among the most popular professions in the modern world. This is due to the fact that at present, among the most widespread human diseases on the globe, is dental caries and periodontal disease, which often lead to premature tooth loss long before old age.
Today, dentists use 95-96% of the world’s adult population, and the need for prosthetics reaches 60-100%.
A dental technician works together with a dentist and receives orders from him for the manufacture of prostheses and crowns. Works on models.
IN THE PROFESSION OF DENTAL TECHNIQUE, THERE ARE DIFFERENT SPECIALTIES, SUCH AS A TECHNICIAN-ORTHODONT, CERAMIST, AND REMOVER.
- Ceramist – makes prostheses from cermets
- Tenant – specialist in removable jaws.
Dental technicians make different types of artificial crowns, various bridges, removable, arch prostheses, as well as maxillofacial structures.
Specialists with the qualification of dental technicians are in demand in polyclinics, medical centers, sanatoriums, nursing homes, private dental clinics. Private denture laboratories are often opened.
A dentist is a dentist with a secondary medical education. They have the right to treat teeth and oral cavity according to the following manifestations – caries, periodontal disease, stomatitis.
The competence of the dentist includes examination, examination, identification of damaged teeth, dental deposits, pathology of the bite.
A specialist with a secondary medical education with the qualification of “dentist” can occupy such positions as: dentist, assistant dentist, dental technician, laboratory assistant of the denture department.