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29-1023.00 - Orthodontists Bright Outlook

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Examine patients to assess abnormalities of jaw development, tooth position, and other dental-facial structures.

29-2021.00 Dental Hygienists   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Examine gums, using probes, to locate periodontal recessed gums and signs of gum disease.
  • Feel and visually examine gums for sores and signs of disease.
  • Feel lymph nodes under patient's chin to detect swelling or tenderness that could indicate presence of oral cancer.
29-1021.00 Dentists, General Bright Outlook
  • Examine teeth, gums, and related tissues, using dental instruments, x-rays, or other diagnostic equipment, to evaluate dental health, diagnose diseases or abnormalities, and plan appropriate treatments.