Why Choose An Orthodontist?
Orthodontist is a specialist in the alignment of the teeth and jaws, similar to a cardiologist is a specialist to the heart. To become a qualified orthodontist, a person must:
- Complete a minimum of 5 years full-time Bachelor of Dentistry
- Complete a minimum of 2 years as a practicising Dentist
- Complete a 3 years full-time Master in Orthodontics at an accredited University and
- Registered as a specialist in Orthodontics by the Dental Board.
By choosing an orthodontist, you can be assured that you have the most qualified person to diagnose, prevent and treat any problems you might have with the alignment of your teeth and jaws. For further details, please see the Australian Society of Orthodontist Website.