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Welcome to the Dental Specialists Society of British Columbia (DSSBC)

The Dental Specialist Society of British Columbia was founded in 1987­­­­­. Membership is voluntary and restricted to certified dental specialists licensed to practice in British Columbia. 

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Registered Endodontists

Endodontists perform a variety of procedures including endodontic therapy (commonly known as “root canal therapy”), endodontic retreatment, endodontic surgery, treating cracked teeth and treating dental trauma.

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Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

Oral and Maxillofacial surgery is the branch of dentistry that deals with the surgical treatment of many diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the mouth region. 

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Oral Medicine & Pathology

Oral Medicine & Pathologists

Oral medicine and pathology is the branch and specialty of dentistry concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of oral and maxillofacial related diseases including dental management of patients with medical complications. 

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Oral Radiology

Registered Oral Radiologists

Oral radiology is the branch of dentistry that is concerned with the production and interpretation of diagnostic images (which can be x-ray radiographs, CT scans etc) to assist with the diagnosis and management of diseases and disorders of the head and neck.

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Registered Orthodontists

Orthodontics is the branch of dentistry that specializes in the identification, preventions and treatment of dental and facial irregularities, often using corrective appliances (braces) to bring teeth, lips and jaws into proper alignment.

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Pediatric Dentistry

Pediatric Dentists

Pediatric dentistry is the branch of dentistry that is concerned with the preventive and therapeutic oral care of infants, children and adolescents. In addition, their training provides extensive study and care for persons with special care needs.

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Registered Periodontists

Periodontics is the branch of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis, treatment, and maintenance of healthy functional tissues (gingiva and bone) around teeth and implants.

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Registered Prosthodontists

Prosthodontics is the branch of dentistry concerned with the diagnosis, rehabilitation and maintenance of oral function, comfort, aesthetics, and health of patients with clinicial conditions associated with missing or deficient teeth and/or oral maxillofacial tissues using biocompatible substitutes.

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