pedodontics

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pedodontics:

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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pedodontics

[¦pēd·ō¦dän·tiks]
(medicine)
The branch of dentistry concerned with the care of children's teeth.
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Our ability to enhance and grow our affiliated orthodontists' practices continues to be the cornerstone of a proven, successful strategy, and we are confident that OrthAlliance's affiliated orthodontists and pedodontists will benefit from the value that OCA has consistently provided its dedicated group of affiliated professionals.
The completion of the transaction is subject to customary closing conditions, including the approval of OrthAlliance's stockholders, and the execution of a minimum number of amendments to the employment agreements and service, consulting and management services agreements of the OrthAlliance affiliated orthodontists, pedodontists and professional corporations.
These forward-looking statements include, without limitation, those relating to OCA's growth, shareholder value, benefits to OrthAlliance's affiliated orthodontists and pedodontists, accounting and tax treatments of the merger, and effects, benefits, prospects and completion of the merger.