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Orthodontists

Work to correct misalignment of teeth.

Quick Facts

Wages:

Well above the statewide median
>$100.00 / hour    Read more about wages

Outlook:

National Data
Growth rate:  7.3%    Read more about outlook

Education:

Graduate degree (any type) is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Diagnose dental conditions.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Train medical providers.
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Job Title Examples:

General Dentist
Orthodontist
Prosthodontist

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