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29-1021.00 - Dentists, General Bright Outlook

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Design, make, or fit prosthodontic appliances, such as space maintainers, bridges, or dentures, or write fabrication instructions or prescriptions for denturists or dental technicians.

29-2091.00 Orthotists and Prosthetists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Fit, test, and evaluate devices on patients, and make adjustments for proper fit, function, and comfort.
  • Select materials and components to be used, based on device design.
  • Design orthopedic and prosthetic devices, based on physicians' prescriptions and examination and measurement of patients.
  • Make and modify plaster casts of areas that will be fitted with prostheses or orthoses, for use in the device construction process.
  • Construct and fabricate appliances or supervise others constructing the appliances.
  • Repair, rebuild, and modify prosthetic and orthopedic appliances.
29-2081.00 Opticians, Dispensing Bright Outlook
  • Verify that finished lenses are ground to specifications.
  • Fabricate lenses to meet prescription specifications.
  • Assemble eyeglasses by cutting and edging lenses, and fitting the lenses into frames.
  • Grind lens edges, or apply coatings to lenses.
29-1024.00 Prosthodontists Bright Outlook
  • Design and fabricate dental prostheses, or supervise dental technicians and laboratory bench workers who construct the devices.
  • Fit prostheses to patients, making any necessary adjustments and modifications.
29-2092.00 Hearing Aid Specialists Bright Outlook
  • Maintain or repair hearing aids or other communication devices.
  • Create or modify impressions for earmolds and hearing aid shells.
29-1123.00 Physical Therapists Bright Outlook
  • Evaluate, fit, or adjust prosthetic or orthotic devices or recommend modification to orthotist.
  • Construct, maintain, or repair medical supportive devices.

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