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  • hygienist
  • For example, a few weeks ago Diane left a comment on Oral Answers saying that she got in an argument with her dental hygienist because she didn't want to take the antibiotics and her dental hygienist said she needed them. (oralanswers.com)
  • 2 Therefore, this protocol should be reserved for extenuating situations and should not be used simply for the convenience of the office or the dental hygienist. (cdhbc.com)
  • infections
  • Joint infections are a serious matter and can require extensive therapy to bring it under control. (chestnutgreendental.com)
  • Although this departs from the normal use of antibiotics for already occurring infections, due to the circumstances this has been deemed an acceptable measure to prevent disease. (fantasticsmilesga.com)
  • However, there really isn't conclusive evidence that antibiotics prevent joint infections in the average healthy person. (oralanswers.com)
  • Antibiotics are widely prescribed to control bacterial infections. (beasleydentistry.com)
  • Many of these infections manifest in the oral cavity, and dental professionals can intervene to assist with early diagnosis and effective treatment. (netce.com)
  • Aminoglycoside antibiotics, composed of amino sugars in glycoside linkage, interfere with the synthesis of bacterial proteins and are used primarily for treating infections caused by gram-negative organisms. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • congenital
  • Patients who are medically compromised secondary to craniofacial abnormalities, congenital heart disease, epidermolysis bullosa, oncologic disease, or some other chronic illness. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
  • Patients with congenital heart disease with an abnormal heart rhythm or symptoms of heart failure should be evaluated by a pediatric cardiologist prior to receiving a general anesthetic. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
  • Three other patient populations deserve mention, patients with cerebral palsy, congenital heart disease, and epidermolysis bullosa. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
  • Teeth
  • It is also frequently prescribed when the teeth of one or both dental arches are severely crowded, and straightening the teeth would require unnecessarily complex orthodontics with a potentially compromised treatment outcome. (toothiq.com)
  • Extensively damaged teeth, and teeth with multiple curved roots frequently require extraction by surgical technique when removal is necessary. (toothiq.com)
  • Teeth which have been endodontically treated and later need to be removed for some reason, frequently require surgical technique as their roots tend to be more brittle. (toothiq.com)
  • Some may require moving only certain teeth while not moving their neighbors. (drlawrencemarini.com)
  • What we have described is one step in the process that allows you to receive a set of replacement teeth with the minimum amount of surgery (and time spent in the dental chair), and the maximum level of preplanning foresight. (beasleydentistry.com)
  • The 3-D model we have developed is then used for two purposes: to create a precise guide for the implant surgery, and to allow the dental laboratory to pre-manufacture a set of replacement teeth that will fit precisely in the jaw. (beasleydentistry.com)
  • To establish a policy for the disposal of teeth and soft tissue following dental treatment. (dentisty.org)
  • All patients will be offered the opportunity to keep their extracted teeth or oral tissue removed during a dental surgery (if the tooth or tissue is not being analyzed for pathology, See Policy B.22). (dentisty.org)
  • Extracted teeth sent to a dental laboratory for shade or size comparisons should be cleaned, surface-disinfected with an EPA-registered hospital disinfectant with intermediate-level activity (i.e., tuberculocidal claim), and transported in a manner consistent with OSHA regulations. (dentisty.org)
  • However, extracted teeth can be returned to patients on request, at which time provisions of the standard no longer apply. (dentisty.org)
  • Extracted teeth containing dental amalgam should be placed in the "Contact Scrap Amalgam" container, which will be sent to an amalgam recycler. (dentisty.org)
  • Written consent from the patient shall be obtained for teeth collected for use in training or research. (dentisty.org)
  • Term for dental restorations that involve "bonding" of composite resin or porcelain fillings to natural teeth. (hudsonhighlandsdentistry.com)
  • A fixed or removable dental appliance that replaces lost and/or missing teeth. (hudsonhighlandsdentistry.com)
  • Maintaining good dental hygiene is the foundation for healthy teeth and gums. (1stdentalfinancing.com)
  • With your new dental veneers, you'll be thrilled to show off your healthy teeth and beautiful smile. (1stdentalfinancing.com)
  • Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. (310drsmile.com)
  • AAOS
  • The AAOS has stated, "patients with pins, plates and screws, or other [orthopedic] hardware that is not within a synovial joint are not at increased risk for hematogenous seeding by microorganisms. (oralanswers.com)
  • dentists
  • In very healthy patients, this meant that dentists were prescribing tons of unnecessary antibiotics. (oralanswers.com)
  • But in recent years, dentists have become more adept at fine-tuning the agents they use as a way to reduce post-procedure numbness. (manzordds.com)
  • We strongly believe in collaborating fully with other dentists involved in your care to help you achieve overall dental health and well-being. (gumdoc.net)
  • inflammatory
  • Immunocompromised/immunosuppressed patients, Inflammatory arthropathies (e.g. (dentisty.org)
  • However, a dental abscess had the potential to cause a systemic inflammatory response. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
  • A 1-year-old female intact lionhead rabbit was referred for a history of hematuria, bloody vaginal discharge, anorexia, and lethargy unresponsive to antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medications. (lafeber.com)
  • treatment
  • Removal (extraction) of a tooth is prescribed if the tooth is too extensively damaged from decay (Figure 1) or trauma to be fixable, or if it is infected and the patient is not a candidate for endodontic (root canal) treatment. (toothiq.com)
  • You can also learn more about this topic by reading the Dear Doctor magazine article " Premedication for Dental Treatment . (chestnutgreendental.com)
  • The decision regarding any specific procedure or treatment must be made in light of all circumstances presented by the patient, the needs and resources particular to the locality or institution , and clinical judgment of the provider. (dentisty.org)
  • If you would like more information on antibiotic treatment before oral surgery, please contact us or schedule an appointment for a consultation. (fantasticsmilesga.com)
  • Your mouth isn't isolated from the rest of your body, and some dental treatment measures could affect other health conditions (and vice-versa). (afdc-naperville.com)
  • Younger patients' jaws and facial structures still under development may also need to be considered during orthodontic treatment. (drlawrencemarini.com)
  • Any dental procedure which could cause significant bleeding may require you to take pre-treatment antibiotics depending on the cardiac evaluation results. (dentalgentlecare.com)
  • Persons requiring diagnosis, treatment, or with specific questions are urged to contact your family dental/health care provider for appropriate care. (dentalgentlecare.com)
  • Emergency Treatment: Patients with Systolic over 180 and/or diastolic over 100 should have pain controlled with local anesthesia (without vasoconstrictor). (dentisty.org)
  • Following emergency dental treatment, the patient should be referred to [appropriate referral site] for evaluation. (dentisty.org)
  • It has been reported by patients that this is generally a "fear of the unknown," which is relieved by a good explanation of your recommended treatment and why it is necessary. (gumdoc.net)
  • For comfortable dental hygiene treatment in the Staunton, Virginia area, Dr. J C Wolfe is known for having a gentle touch. (1stdentalfinancing.com)
  • Once you've arrived at our Tempe area office, the full sedation medication will be administered, and you will wake up to the results you desired - relaxed and with little or no memory of the dental treatment itself. (1stdentalfinancing.com)
  • Treatment procedures vary widely, but they all have the same goal: remove the offending plaque and calculus (tartar) from tooth and gum surfaces. (ryanperio.com)
  • The purpose of this course is to introduce dental professionals to the pathophysiology of STIs, their oral manifestations, systemic complications, available treatment options, and any modifications required for dental treatment. (netce.com)
  • Review dental treatment modifications that are required for patients with HIV/AIDS. (netce.com)
  • Small defects that produce few or no symptoms may not require treatment. (doctors-hospital.net)
  • Antibiotics that are sufficiently nontoxic to the host are used as chemotherapeutic agents in the treatment of infectious diseases. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Antibiotics are widely used in the prevention and treatment of infectious diseases. (thefreedictionary.com)