Tag:amenity=dentist

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Public-images-osm logo.svg amenity = dentist
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Description
A dentist practice / surgery.
Used on these elements
may be used on nodesshould not be used on waysmay be used on areasuse on relations unspecified
Useful combination
Status: De facto

A dentist / dental practice / dental surgery /dental clinic. A place where a professional dental surgeon who specializes in the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and conditions on oral care is stationed.

How to map

Use that tag amenity=dentist on a node Node placed at the centrepoint of the building, or on a closed way (area) Area drawn around the perimeter of the building.

Rendering

Tags to use in combination

Healthcare tagging mess

Healthcare tags, are not widely agreed upon, and the documentation is a bit of a mess. This tag is probably a good one to use for a dentist, but there are other proposals e.g for a dental clinic to fit into a wider scheme for different clinic types