Orthodontist

By: Truman Gouldsmith

Daily Activities of an Orthodontist

Daily activities of an Orthodontist include-

  1. Dental Examinations
  2. Fittings for braces
  3. Applying Braces
  4. Repairing and taking off braces

Working Conditions

For Orthodontists working conditions are a confined space, silence, and being able to withstand being bit by a patient.

Yearly Wages

Orthodontists can receive a yearly wage of $80,000 to $250,000 yearly.

Skills and Abilities

Orthodontists need to have the ability to stay still, repeat movements a given number of times, stay still, stay calm, and function properly in awkward positions.

Recommended Core Classes and Electives

  1. Anatomy
  2. Chemistry
  3. Physics

Preparation and Training

  1. Four years of dental school
  2. Anatomy
  3. Physiology
  4. Microbiology
  5. Other classes pertaining to orthodontics

Orthodontists have FUN!

Orthodontist Salary