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A dentist, also known in the U.S. as a dental surgeon, is a surgeon who specializes in dentistry—the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity. The dentist's supporting team aids in providing oral health services. The dental team includes dental assistants, dental hygienists, dental technicians, and in some states, dental therapists.

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    Defective dental crown (which screws into an implant), what are my rights?

    I got a dental crown made by a dentist which screws into an implant. It never fit right and is loose. I saw a dental specalist who has examined the crown, and they have confirmed that it was made incorrectly and it doesn't fit correctly onto the implant which is why it doesn't fit. The only...