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What do Dentists do?

Dentists diagnose, treat, prevent and control disorders of the teeth and mouth.

How to become: Dentists

You must complete one to four years of pre-dental university studies or, in Quebec, a college program in science, and must hold a university degree from a recognized dental program.

You must also obtain a licence from the regulatory body in the province/territory where you'll work.

You need advanced training and an additional licence to specialize.

Dentists certified by the National Dental Examining Board of Canada may practise in any province/territory provided they also meet the provincial/territorial requirements for licensing.

Where to study for a career as: Dentists

The University of Queensland
Brisbane, AU

Related Program(s):
Dental Science Bachelor; Honours
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King's College London
London, England, GB

Related Program(s):
Dentistry (BDS) Bachelor; Honours
Dentistry Graduate/Professional Entry Programme (BDS) Bachelor; Honours
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University of Central Lancashire
Preston, England, GB

Related Program(s):
Dental Surgery (BDS) Bachelor
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University of Birmingham
Birmingham, England, GB

Related Program(s):
Dentistry Bachelor; Honours
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University of Birmingham - Postgraduate Study
Birmingham, England, GB

Related Program(s):
Dentistry Master
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Modified on April 07, 2022

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