endodontics


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endodontics:

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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endodontics

[‚en·dō′dän·tiks]
(medicine)
A branch of dentistry that treats diseases and injuries affecting the root tips or nerves of teeth; root canal is a common procedure.
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Microscopic endodontics is a specialised area of dentistry that uses high-powered magnification to get a close-up view of teeth and other oral structures during treatment.
Henry Schein is pleased to support the Foundation for Endodontics, whose commitment to enhancing the oral health of people in need so closely mirrors our own," said Stanley M.
Furcal perforation is usually undesirable and unfortunate incident commonly encountered during an endodontic access cavity or exploration of orifices of canal/s.
Several advanced radiography techniques have been in use in endodontics, namely CT, CBCT, TACT, micro-CT and OCT for in vitro studies.
Professor & HOD, Department of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics, Rajarajeswari Dental College & Hospital, Bangalore.
Walton, "Bacterial retention in canal walls in vitro: effect of smear layer," Journal of Endodontics, vol.
He is a member of The British Endodontic Society, The British Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry and The Association of Dental Implantology.
In 2002, she received the Young Educator Award from the faculty of dentistry of Mahidol University, where she is currently the head of the endodontics division of the department of operative dentistry and endodontics.
He is interested in periodontics (treatment of gums), endodontics (root canal treatment), implantology (replacing teeth) and treatment of tooth wear, especially erosion involving dietary acids.
After a honeymoon through the Hawaiian Islands, the couple is at home in Jackson, where the bride is practicing endodontics at Endodontic Associates and the groom is practicing law at the Mockbee, Hall, and Drake law firm.
Dr Jayalakshmi, associate dean of Gulf Dental college focused her presentation on the advantages of using Microscope for all the applications in Endodontics, in her presentation entitled 'Micro-endodontics: A trend for better patient care'.
ADTS publishes the "Dental Continuing Education Digest" a title which offers continuing education credits for dental clinicians and carries articles on such topics as cosmetics and restoratives, endodontics, infection control, orthodontics, periodontology, lasers, and hygiene, among others.