Paediatric dentist,Specialists

Paediatric dentist

14 Dec , 2014  

What is a paediatric dentist? A paediatric dentist specialises in oral health care for children from birth through to adolescence. Their work involves the management of dental problems related to medical, behavioural, physical or developmental disabilities.  A paediatric dentist has completed a 5 year bachelor of dental surgery (BDS) as well as an additional 3 […]

Dental toothache,Specialists

Oral surgeon and Maxillofacial surgeon

14 Dec , 2014  

What is an oral surgeon and maxillofacial surgeon? An oral surgeon is a dental specialist that has not only completed a 5 year undergraduate Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) degree, but has also completed an additional  3 year postgraduate Doctor of Clinical Dentistry (DClinDent) degree in oral surgery. A maxillofacial surgeon is a dental specialist that has not only completed a 5 year […]