endodontics

(redirected from endodontist)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to endodontist: root canal

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.
..... Click the link for more information.
.

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.
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
George Bogen C A renowned, board certified endodontist who is extensively published in peer-reviewed journals.
The endodontist will numb your mouth, place a dam around the tooth to keep it dry, and drill into the tooth to create a hole.
The endodontists of Kern Dental Specialties regularly receive referrals from dentists throughout the Kern County area whenever such issues as infections and cracked or traumatized teeth require procedures that remove dental pulp and preserve as much of the remaining tooth structure as possible.
10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite provocative reporting and sensational headlines, the American Association of Endodontists today said there is no evidence that Alzheimer's disease can be spread from person to person by direct contact, or through any dental procedures or dental instruments.
In addition to capturing visits to GP dentists, the MEPS documents visits to any type of oral health provider which includes GP dentists, dental hygienists, dental technicians, dental surgeons, orthodontists, endodontists, or periodontists.
Until that morning, I had no idea what an endodontist did, other than something with teeth.
After honeymooning in Saint Lucia, the couple resides in Jackson where the bride is a dental hygienist and the groom is practicing as an endodontist.
I have come to a place in my life where I require a lot of contemplation, and somewhat expectedly it has neatly coincided with many dentist visits, and not just the general dentist, but the periodontist and the endodontist, specialized torturers with years of extra training and proprietary tools that 1 think were commercialized after extensive human testing conducted by the CIA and authorized by former Vice President Dick Cheney.
Kept her job as bookkeeper for Dusty's mortgage company but quit her other job as a receptionist for a Eugene endodontist.
Makoto Hayashi is an endodontist and an associate professor at Nihon University School of Dentistry.
Davis, for example, a general dentist performed root canal work and was therefore held to the standard of an endodontist (Simpson v.
That's why it is also called a silent disease," says Dr Sween Kathuria, endodontist and cosmetic dentist, Dr Kathuria's Multispecialty Dental Clinic.