Dentists work with patients and the general public to prevent and treat dental and oral disease, correcting dental irregularities (particularly in children) and treating dental and facial injuries.
Dentists lead the dental team and have the skills and confidence to diagnose and treat problems and provide good advice to patients, as well as high levels of manual dexterity to carry out intricate surgical and dental procedures.
They have excellent knowledge of human anatomy and oral diseases, as well as first-class clinical skills.
Find out more about the Dental Surgery course here at Leeds, the only joint Master and Bachelor dentistry degree in the UK.
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