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29-2099.07 - Surgical Assistants Bright Outlook

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Apply sutures, staples, clips, or other materials to close skin, facia, or subcutaneous wound layers.

29-1022.00 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Perform surgery to prepare the mouth for dental implants, and to aid in the regeneration of deficient bone and gum tissues.
  • Remove tumors and other abnormal growths of the oral and facial regions, using surgical instruments.
  • Restore form and function by moving skin, bone, nerves, and other tissues from other parts of the body to reconstruct the jaws and face.
  • Perform surgery on the mouth and jaws to treat conditions, such as cleft lip and palate and jaw growth problems.
  • Perform minor cosmetic procedures, such as chin and cheekbone enhancements.
  • Treat snoring problems, using laser surgery.
29-1069.02 Dermatologists Bright Outlook
  • Perform incisional biopsies to diagnose melanoma.
  • Perform skin surgery to improve appearance, make early diagnoses, or control diseases such as skin cancer.
  • Provide liposuction treatment to patients.
29-1021.00 Dentists, General Bright Outlook
  • Remove diseased tissue, using surgical instruments.
  • Perform oral or periodontal surgery on the jaw or mouth.
29-1069.06 Ophthalmologists Bright Outlook
  • Perform ophthalmic surgeries such as cataract, glaucoma, refractive, corneal, vitro-retinal, eye muscle, or oculoplastic surgeries.
  • Perform laser surgeries to alter, remove, reshape, or replace ocular tissue.
29-1067.00 Surgeons
  • Operate on patients to correct deformities, repair injuries, prevent and treat diseases, or improve or restore patients' functions.
  • Diagnose bodily disorders and orthopedic conditions and provide treatments, such as medicines and surgeries, in clinics, hospital wards, or operating rooms.

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