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Dental Laboratory Technicians

On the Job


Dental Laboratory Technicians use impressions, or molds, of a patient's teeth to create crowns, bridges, or other dental appliances. They work closely with dentists but have limited contact with patients.


Typical Work Tasks

People who work in this career often:

Typical Working Conditions


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