Dentists diagnose and treat dental disease, injuries, decay and malformations of the teeth, periodontal tissue (gums), hard and soft tissue found on the mouth and other dento-facial structures using surgery and other techniques.
You need a bachelor degree in dentistry majoring in dental science or dental surgery to work as a Dentist. Postgraduate studies may also be useful.
Registration with the Dental Board of Australia is required.
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Teamwork / Collaboration