A dentist is a person qualified by a doctorate in dental surgery (D.D.S.) or dental medicine (D.M.D.), licensed by the state to practice dentistry, and practicing within the scope of that license. There is no difference between the two degrees: dentists who have a DMD or DDS have the same education. Universities have the prerogative to determine what degree is awarded. Both degrees use the same curriculum requirements set by the American Dental Association's Commission on Dental Accreditation. Generally, three or more years of undergraduate education plus four years of dental school is required to graduate and become a general dentist. State licensing boards accept either degree as equivalent, and both degrees allow licensed individuals to practice the same scope of general dentistry. Additional post-graduate training is required to become a dental specialist.
|Credentials||DMD (Doctor of Medical Dentistry)|
|Last updated||01/25/2013 - More than a year ago|
|Sole proprietor 1||Yes|
Reviews on BENJAMIN F TANNER II
There are currently no reviews for BENJAMIN F TANNER II. Be the first to post a comment or review.
Read our reviews / comments about this provider to help you decide if he/she is the right one for you. Share your experience by posting a comment or review about this provider to help others decide which doctor is right for them.
Add your review
By submitting your review, you agree to the following —
All reviews and comments undergo rigorous screening and must adhere to our strict guidelines of ethics. We do not condone anything that is slanderous, disparaging, derogatory, offensive, prejudicial, insulting or simply rude. We will remove any comments that do not follow or meet these guidelines. NPIdb.org wants to encourage your right to free speech however we must also protect the reputation of the physician in question and make every effort so that no one is harmed by such careless remarks. When leaving a negative comment, please be tactful, objective and, if at all possible, polite. We reserve the right to remove any comment or review for any reason and without notice. Please do not abuse this privilege.
|LYNN B MULLIS, DDS
129 CHERRY ST
|DALE C MADSON, DMD
1046 NORTHSIDE DR EAST
|JIMMY D BELLAMY, DMD
5 MEDICAL OFFICE WAY
|JEFFREY S WONDER, DMD
4376 BLUFFTON PARKWAY
|CHANDA T CULMER, DDS
721 OKATIE HWY