prosthodontics

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prosthodontics:

see dentistrydentistry,
treatment and care of the teeth and associated oral structures. Dentistry is mainly concerned with tooth decay, disease of the supporting structures, such as the gums, and faulty positioning of the teeth.
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prosthodontics

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(medicine)
The science and practice of replacement of missing dental and oral structures.
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Chart 3-8: Unit Share by Type, Total Dental Prosthetics Market, U.
After the On Growth Acquisition, the Group has formulated a number of growth strategies in the Dental Prosthetics Business, including enlarging its existing sales network in the PRC and foreign markets like the US, expanding its production capacity in the PRC and developing high-end new denture prosthetics products with beauty attributes.
For decades, dentists have argued over exactly what constitutes a suitably snug dental prosthetic.
The dental prosthetics market is in a mature phase and is experiencing stable growth.
Portuguese Market for Dental Prosthetics and CAD/CAM Devices 2011 (http://www.
Within the dental prosthetics market, companies such as Dental Services Group, Glidewell Laboratories and National Dentex Corporation lead the market.
Further, premium dental prosthetics equipment manufacturers are driving the market for dental implants and bone-craft substitutes in emerging markets such as China and India.
In 2010, the total Chinese and Indian markets for Dental Prosthetics and CAD/CAM were valued at nearly $666 million, a 7.