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Collier County Dental Association | CCDA |

 

 


 

 

 

Monthly Meeting

Thursday, October 19th 2017

Ceramics and Digital Dentistry

Dr. Jefferey Thompson

6:00-9:00 PM

 

SPONSORS

ADS Florida - Henry Schein

First Citizens Bank

 


 

 

DEGREES AND TRAINING

 

Generally three or more years of undergraduate education plus four years of dental school is required to become a general dentist.  Additional post-graduate training is required to become a dental specialist.  A doctor of dental medicine (DMD) and a doctor of dental surgery (DDS) are the degrees that can be attained upon graduation from dental school. The degree awarded is determined by the university where education is received.  The education curriculum for either of these degrees is the same and is established by the American Dental Association’s Commission of Dental Accreditation