Taxonomy Code 1223D0001X

The directory of Dentists (Public Health) in Bethel, Alaska was last updated 6/30/2024

Dentists (Public Health)
Taxonomy Code 1223D0001X

Classification: Dentist

Description

The science and art of preventing and controlling dental diseases and promoting dental health through organized community efforts. It is that form of dental practice that serves the community as a patient rather than the individual. It is concerned with the dental health education of the public, with applied dental research, and with the administration of group dental care programs as well as the prevention and control of dental diseases on a community basis.

Notes

Source: Council on Dental Education and Licensure, American Dental Association