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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Technically yes...: If you go to dental school twice... Which is totally unnecessary. Dental schools confer either a dds or dmd degree to their graduates. Both degrees ar ... Read More

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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Letters: The only difference is the degree that is bestowed upon the graduate. Dental schools differ in the degree (dds vs dmd) but both are the same in the ey ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin answered
36 years experience Pain Management
D.M.D.=D.D.S.: They both mean the same thing. Some dental schools grant a D.D.S. (Doctor of Dental Surgery) degree while others prefer the D.M.D. (Doctor of Dental M ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Earl Sandroff
43 years experience Dentistry
Same as a DDS really: The dmd ( doctor of dental medicine) was first sued in the late 70s. The thought was to give us more medical knowledge and not just focus on the teeth ... Read More
Dr. James Beck
11 years experience Dentistry
Doctor of dental med: Dmd stands for doctor of dental medicine. It is a dental degree given by some dental schools. Other schools call it dds or doctor of dental surgery. ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Zweig
45 years experience Dentistry
Dental: A dmd and a dds are the same thing. They are both dentists. The difference is only the letters in the degree offered by their dental school.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kaveh Niknia
22 years experience Dentistry
Same, both Dentists: Dds stands for doctor of dental surgery, and dmd stands for doctor of dental medicine. All graduates from an accredited us dental school will have on ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jake Richards
12 years experience Dentistry
Yup: Absolutely, dmd is used for dentist who have earned their degree as doctor of dental medicine which is equivalent to dds (doctor of dental surgery).
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. K Bigelow
Dr. K Bigelow answered
36 years experience Dentistry
No difference: The dds or dmd is the degree that the dental school offered upon graduation. Both have similar training and have to pass national board exams as well ... Read More
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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Morton Levitt
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CPK and DMD: Duchenne muscular dystrophy is a muscle wasting disease and CPK levels generally reflect the amount of active muscle destruction present at any one t ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay Rosenfeld
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None: I am not a dentist but as far as i know, the dmd and dds degrees are equivalent. Both are dentists. I believe it is similar to the fact that there are ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mary Esther Carlin
51 years experience Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
Define dmd: If you mean by "dmd" duchenne's muscular dystrophy, it is the x-chromosome where the mutation causing that disorder is located. Since males have only ... Read More
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