Every dentist has the equivalent of at least 7 years of college and is fully licensed to do any dental procedure. So what would possess some of them to go back to school for 2 to 3 more years, spending over 3,000 additional hours of focused training to specialize in orthodontics? The answer is - because it makes a huge difference.
There are countless stories of patients who chose to have specialized treatment done by their primary care dentist and while they lived . . . many lived to regret it.