A ‘dental therapists’ is a new type of dental professional who performs simple treatments like fillings and extracting teeth.
– A lot of states in the US are considering letting dental therapists help with dental care.
– Parents will no longer have to take their children to the emergency room, for a simple toothache.
– Your dentist will still be responsible for handling more serious treatments.
Note that dental therapists are required to complete a certain qualification standard.
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