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

[¦präs·thə¦dän·tiks]
(medicine)
The science and practice of replacement of missing dental and oral structures.
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The Shanghai Prosthodontics Symposium 2015 is just one educational component to DenTech China's 19th China International Exhibition & Symposium on Dental Equipment, Technology & Products which will hosts over 200 sessions for dental professionals.
6) Assistant Professor, Department of Prosthodontics, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, Iran.
He published seven textbooks and over 90 articles pertaining to research, education and prosthodontics.
A diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics, Silverman twice served as a consultant to the Planning Committee of the White House Conference on Aging.
Both Hart and Coco have an extensive background in prosthodontics.
The journal is the official publication of the Canadian Academy of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics (Toronto, ON).
The scientific programme of the conference will include valuable presentations for general dentists and specialists on root canal treatment, prosthodontics, implants, gum treatment and surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery and other related topics.
They are Gareth Jenkins - who specialises in restorative dentistry (known generally as cosmetic dentistry) and prosthodontics (full mouth rehabilitation); Adrian Binney - a specialist in the treatment of gum conditions and David Guppy - a specialist in endodontics (root canal treatment).
Although this was developing at a time when Reem was looking after her husband and three young children, Reem--a three-year graduate of Prosthodontics at the University of Missouri, Kansas City and a one-year general practice residency at the Truman Medical Center--clearly has a knack for balancing her time between family life, her teaching, service activities to students and her faculty and to her research.
Peter Jacobsen, who is responsible for teaching prosthodontics, said, 'People are now living longer and keeping their natural teeth longer too.
Fay was chosen by her course tutor for excellence in prosthodontics, the study of the restoration or replacement of teeth.