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The AGD Difference — It’s in the Name
Have you ever noticed the letters after your dentist’s name? Most of the time you’ll only see DDS or DMD. Those distinguish them as either a Doctor of Dental Surgery or Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry. However, there are two other important titles you should look for when selecting a dentist — FAGD and MAGD.
A Mark of Excellence — FAGD and MAGD
FAGD and MAGD stand for Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry and Master of the Academy of General Dentistry, respectively, and each distinction has a specific set of requirements dentists must meet to achieve them.