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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Dr Aamina Farook is specialist endodontist at Wassan Specialty Dental Centre; nwww.
When I couldn't even chew oatmeal the next morning, my dentist suggested a trip to the endodontist, which sent me first to the dictionary and then onto the snowy roads.
Her mother lives with her in New York and her father, an endodontist with a practice in Alabama, commutes there every other weekend.
The patient contacted another endodontist who had been recommended by her regular dentist.
The endodontist performed the work at the oral surgeon's office so that my son could again be put to sleep.
My regular dentist recently sent me to an endodontist for needed root canal work because he did not specialize in endodontistry.
emailprotected] Dr Prashant Abhishek is Specialist Dental Surgeon and Endodontist at Al Wassan Specialty Dental Center
Ideas for presentations: how about having an endodontist come and speak to you, a dental rep on software, or a dental laboratory technician and what they look for in a great impression.
He is an Endodontist with his own endodontic and endodontic surgery practice in Conyers, Georgia.
When a consensus could not be reached between the two examiners, an endodontist would assist in making the decision.
The endodontist gave me a prescription for clindamycin.
It is imperative that the endodontist be well acquainted with the clinical, radiographic and microscopic features of periapical cysts in order to perform early diagnosis and establish proper treatment, thus increasing the success rates of endodontic therapy.