What is the difference between a dentist and an orthodontist ?

Écrit par Dr. Frédéric Lavoie
Publié le 4 September 2020
femme souriante
  Orthodontics and dentistry, although very similar fields, remain entirely separate professions. The main differences lie in the higher education needed to become an orthodontist, after completing training in dentistry. The dentist is often more generalist and specializes in oral health for the entire family, while the orthodontist specializes in malocclusions, correction of dental misalignments […]

Reopening of the office

Écrit par Dr. Frédéric Lavoie
Publié le 27 May 2020
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The causes behind orthodontic problems

Écrit par Dr. Frédéric Lavoie
Publié le 16 January 2020
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  In the recent years, you have probably noticed a significant increase in the number of general dentists and orthodontists treating malocclusion problems and offering dental alignment services of all kinds. While many dentists offer orthodontic treatments such as braces and aligners, the orthodontist remains the most qualified person to resolve a dental malocclusion problem. […]