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Is a dmd an oral surgeon?

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Dr. Craig Fisk
11 years experience in Dentistry
Not Necessarily: A dmd is a dental degree and can refer to any general dentist or dental specialist. An oral surgeon has completed a specialty program (additional training beyond the dds/dmd degree). Some oral surgeons also have md degrees which make them dmd md or dds md.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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