Understanding Dental Specialities
Endodontist: Handles difficult root canal treatment.
Oral Surgeon: Removes impacted teeth, performs various jaw surgeries and surgically places dental implants.
Orthodontist: Straightens multiple teeth, utilizing braces or other devices.
Periodontist: Treats advanced gum and periodontal disease, gum surgery and the surgical placement of dental implants.
Prosthodontist: Provides the restoration, beautification and/or replacement of teeth.