U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
Standard Occupational Classification
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Examine, diagnose, and treat dental malocclusions and oral cavity anomalies. Design and fabricate appliances to realign teeth and jaws to produce and maintain normal function and to improve appearance.
Illustrative examples: Pediatric Orthodontist,
Dentofacial Orthopedics Dentist,
Invisible Braces Orthodontist
Broad Occupation: 29-1020 Dentists
Minor Group: 29-1000 Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners
Major Group: 29-0000 Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations
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Last Modified Date: March 11, 2010