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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In comprehensive prosthodontics treatment cases rehabilitation of favorable occlusal scheme is of paramount importance.
(2) Reader, Department of Prosthodontics, School of Dental Sciences, KIMSDU, Karad, Maharashtra, India.
A 57-year-old woman was referred to the Prosthodontics Department of the School of Dentistry, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, for treatment of her worn dentition.
Keywords: Preventive prosthodontics; Overdenture, Attachment, Bar retained
Prosthodontics and orthodontics department have sufficient doctors for their patient load table-I.
Dental specialties such as prosthodontics and implantology were untouched over 14 years of publication.
The Prosthodontics causes can be thin consistency of material, large sized tray or overextended denture bases.1
Assistant Professor and Director of Removable Prosthodontics
"It's far easier, cheaper, and better for your overall health to replace missing teeth immediately, according to research published in the Journal of Prosthodontics, which cites dozens of studies correlating missing teeth to increased risks of cancer, dementia, chronic obstruction pulmonary disease, aspiration pneumonia, and even an increased risk of passing away at a younger age."
Charlotte, NC, August 13, 2016 --(PR.com)-- The Delta Dental Foundation awarded a $30,000 grant to Carolinas HealthCare Foundation to equip a new maxillofacial prosthodontics clinic at Carolinas Medical Center, a part of Carolinas HealthCare System.
Sarah Allen, clinical assistant professor in restorative sciences and co-director of clinical removable prosthodontics. "If you have a single tooth that needs replacement, the best it's ever going to look is when it's in its natural form.