Table 2

Percent distribution of dentists in the primary private practice of independent dentists, 2008

Number of DentistsGeneral PractitionersSpecialistsAll Independent
One84.8%80.4%84.1%
Two11.3%13.2%11.6%
Three or more3.9%6.4%4.3%
  • Source: American Dental Association, Survey Center. 2009 survey of dental practice. Chicago: American Dental Association, 2010.