Different types of dentist?

Dentistry, practice of preventing and treating of the teeth, gums, and tissues of the mouth. Dentist and dental hygienists are health care professionals trained and licensed to provide dental care. A growing number of dentists specialize in one or more particular areas of dental practice. The following are the recognized specialties by Dentistry; 1. General dentistry 2. Orthodontics 3. Pediatric dentistry 4. Public health Dentistry 5. Oral Pathology 6. Periodontics 7. Endodontics 8. Oral surgery 9. Prosthodontics