General dentists hold a BDS/DDS/DMD degree issued by a university.
Dental specialists hold a BDS/DDS/DMD degree and have advanced education and training in one of the following disciplines:
-Dental Public Health -Endodontics
-Oral Medicine and/or Oral Pathology -Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
-Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery -Orthodontics
-Pediatric Dentistry -Periodontics