Patterns of practice in dentistry related to diagnosis and treatment.
Female dentists.
Nonspecialized dental practice which is concerned with providing primary and continuing dental care.
The organization and operation of the business aspects of a dental practice.
The profession concerned with the teeth, oral cavity, and associated structures, and the diagnosis and treatment of their diseases including prevention and the restoration of defective and missing tissue.
The psychological relations between the dentist and patient.
Educational programs designed to inform dentists of recent advances in their fields.
The total of dental diagnostic, preventive, and restorative services provided to meet the needs of a patient (from Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982).
The practice of dentistry concerned with the dental problems of children, proper maintenance, and treatment. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
Use for articles concerning dental education in general.
The study of laws, theories, and hypotheses through a systematic examination of pertinent facts and their interpretation in the field of dentistry. (From Jablonski, Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982, p674)
Persons who have acquired academic or specialized training in countries other than that in which they are working. The concept excludes physicians for which FOREIGN MEDICAL GRADUATES is the likely heading.
Any group of three or more full-time dentists, organized in a legally recognized entity for the provision of dental care, sharing space, equipment, personnel and records for both patient care and business management, and who have a predetermined arrangement for the distribution of income.
The room or rooms in which the dentist and dental staff provide care. Offices include all rooms in the dentist's office suite.
Personnel who provide dental service to patients in an organized facility, institution or agency.
Dental care for patients with chronic diseases. These diseases include chronic cardiovascular, endocrinologic, hematologic, immunologic, neoplastic, and renal diseases. The concept does not include dental care for the mentally or physically disabled which is DENTAL CARE FOR DISABLED.
Localized destruction of the tooth surface initiated by decalcification of the enamel followed by enzymatic lysis of organic structures and leading to cavity formation. If left unchecked, the cavity may penetrate the enamel and dentin and reach the pulp.
A restoration designed to remain in service for not less than 20 to 30 years, usually made of gold casting, cohesive gold, or amalgam. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
Insurance providing coverage for dental care.
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of children, including the prevention of tooth diseases and instruction in dental hygiene and dental health. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
Control, direction and financing of the total dental care of the population by a national government.
An approach or process of practicing oral health care that requires the judicious integration of systematic assessments of clinical relevant scientific evidence, relating to the patient's oral and medical condition and history, with the dentist's clinical expertise and the patient's treatment needs and preferences. (from J Am Dent Assoc 134: 689, 2003)
A dental specialty concerned with the prevention of disease and the maintenance of oral health through promoting organized dental health programs at a community, state, or federal level.
Various branches of dental practice limited to specialized areas.
Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of dentistry.
Facilities where dental care is provided to patients.
Educational programs for dental graduates entering a specialty. They include formal specialty training as well as academic work in the clinical and basic dental sciences, and may lead to board certification or an advanced dental degree.
Services designed to promote, maintain, or restore dental health.
Societies whose membership is limited to dentists.
Radiographic techniques used in dentistry.
Individuals enrolled a school of dentistry or a formal educational program in leading to a degree in dentistry.
A dental specialty concerned with the histology, physiology, and pathology of the tissues that support, attach, and surround the teeth, and of the treatment and prevention of disease affecting these tissues.
The giving of attention to the special dental needs of the elderly for proper maintenance or treatment. The dental care may include the services provided by dental specialists.
Abnormal fear or dread of visiting the dentist for preventive care or therapy and unwarranted anxiety over dental procedures.
The branch of dentistry concerned with the dental problems of older people.
Sheets of latex rubber punched and placed over the teeth during dental procedures to isolate the field of operation from the rest of the oral cavity (Jablonski; Illustrated Dictionary of Dentistry, 1982). Rubber dams are useful in preventing the swallowing of instruments or restorations during dental work.
Hospital department providing dental care.
Practice of a health profession by an individual, offering services on a person-to-person basis, as opposed to group or partnership practice.
The granting of a license to practice dentistry.
Individuals who assist the dentist or the dental hygienist.
Persons trained in an accredited school or dental college and licensed by the state in which they reside to provide dental prophylaxis under the direction of a licensed dentist.
The field of dentistry involved in procedures for designing and constructing dental appliances. It includes also the application of any technology to the field of dentistry.
Efforts to prevent and control the spread of infections within dental health facilities or those involving provision of dental care.
Education which increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of dental health on a personal or community basis.
A range of methods used to reduce pain and anxiety during dental procedures.
Data collected during dental examination for the purpose of study, diagnosis, or treatment planning.
Personnel whose work is prescribed and supervised by the dentist.
An alloy used in restorative dentistry that contains mercury, silver, tin, copper, and possibly zinc.
The nonexpendable items used by the dentist or dental staff in the performance of professional duties. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p106)
Attitudes of personnel toward their patients, other professionals, toward the medical care system, etc.
The optimal state of the mouth and normal functioning of the organs of the mouth without evidence of disease.
Dental care for the emotionally, mentally, or physically disabled patient. It does not include dental care for the chronically ill ( = DENTAL CARE FOR CHRONICALLY ILL).
Professional society representing the field of dentistry.
Agents used to occlude dental enamel pits and fissures in the prevention of dental caries.
The practice of dentistry concerned with preventive as well as diagnostic and treatment programs in a circumscribed population.
Hand-held tools or implements especially used by dental professionals for the performance of clinical tasks.
Any waste product generated by a dental office, surgery, clinic, or laboratory including amalgams, saliva, and rinse water.
A voluntary contract between two or more dentists who may or may not share responsibility for the care of patients, with proportional sharing of profits and losses.
A dental specialty concerned with the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disease, injuries, and defects of the human oral and maxillofacial region.
Amounts charged to the patient as payer for dental services.
The practice of personal hygiene of the mouth. It includes the maintenance of oral cleanliness, tissue tone, and general preservation of oral health.
A dental specialty concerned with the maintenance of the dental pulp in a state of health and the treatment of the pulp cavity (pulp chamber and pulp canal).
The predisposition to tooth decay (DENTAL CARIES).
Geographic area in which a professional person practices; includes primarily physicians and dentists.
The application of dental knowledge to questions of law.
Traumatic or other damage to teeth including fractures (TOOTH FRACTURES) or displacements (TOOTH LUXATION).
A treatment modality in endodontics concerned with the therapy of diseases of the dental pulp. For preparatory procedures, ROOT CANAL PREPARATION is available.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
A component of the PUBLIC HEALTH SERVICE that provides leadership related to the delivery of health services and the requirements for and distribution of health resources, including manpower training.
The teaching staff and members of the administrative staff having academic rank in a dental school.
Ending the TOBACCO habits of smoking, chewing, or snuff use.
Component of the NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH. It seeks to improve oral, dental and craniofacial health through research, research training, and the dissemination of health information by conducting and supporting basic and clinical research. It was established in 1948 as the National Institute of Dental Research and re-named in 1998 as the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research.
Passage of light through body tissues or cavities for examination of internal structures.
Treatment for the prevention of periodontal diseases or other dental diseases by the cleaning of the teeth in the dental office using the procedures of DENTAL SCALING and DENTAL POLISHING. The treatment may include plaque detection, removal of supra- and subgingival plaque and calculus, application of caries-preventing agents, checking of restorations and prostheses and correcting overhanging margins and proximal contours of restorations, and checking for signs of food impaction.
Manipulation of the behavior of persons or animals by biomedical, physical, psychological, or social means, including for nontherapeutic reasons.
A dental specialty concerned with the prevention and correction of dental and oral anomalies (malocclusion).
The branch of dentistry concerned with the prevention of disease and the maintenance and promotion of oral health.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to dental or oral health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
Examination of the mouth and teeth toward the identification and diagnosis of intraoral disease or manifestation of non-oral conditions.
The expected function of a member of a particular profession.
Neurologic disorders associated with exposure to inorganic and organic forms of MERCURY. Acute intoxication may be associated with gastrointestinal disturbances, mental status changes, and PARAPARESIS. Chronic exposure to inorganic mercury usually occurs in industrial workers, and manifests as mental confusion, prominent behavioral changes (including psychosis), DYSKINESIAS, and NEURITIS. Alkyl mercury poisoning may occur through ingestion of contaminated seafood or grain, and its characteristic features include POLYNEUROPATHY; ATAXIA; vision loss; NYSTAGMUS, PATHOLOGIC; and DEAFNESS. (From Joynt, Clinical Neurology, 1997, Ch20, pp10-15)
Laws and regulations pertaining to the field of dentistry, proposed for enactment or recently enacted by a legislative body.
Skills, techniques, standards, and principles used to improve the art and symmetry of the teeth and face to improve the appearance as well as the function of the teeth, mouth, and face. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p108)
Photographic techniques used in ORTHODONTICS; DENTAL ESTHETICS; and patient education.
Providing for the full range of dental health services for diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, and rehabilitation of patients.
Fluorides, usually in pastes or gels, used for topical application to reduce the incidence of DENTAL CARIES.
Economic aspects of the dental profession and dental care.
The geographic area of the northwestern region of the United States. The states usually included in this region are Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington, and Wyoming.
A branch of dentistry dealing with diseases of the oral and paraoral structures and the oral management of systemic diseases. (Hall, What is Oral Medicine, Anyway? Clinical Update: National Naval Dental Center, March 1991, p7-8)
The storing of visual and usually sound signals on discs for later reproduction on a television screen or monitor.
A rapid, low-dose, digital imaging system using a small intraoral sensor instead of radiographic film, an intensifying screen, and a charge-coupled device. It presents the possibility of reduced patient exposure and minimal distortion, although resolution and latitude are inferior to standard dental radiography. A receiver is placed in the mouth, routing signals to a computer which images the signals on a screen or in print. It includes digitizing from x-ray film or any other detector. (From MEDLINE abstracts; personal communication from Dr. Charles Berthold, NIDR)
Collaborative process of research involving researchers and community representatives.
Pathological processes involving the PERIODONTIUM including the gum (GINGIVA), the alveolar bone (ALVEOLAR PROCESS), the DENTAL CEMENTUM, and the PERIODONTAL LIGAMENT.
The surgical removal of a tooth. (Dorland, 28th ed)
The process of repairing broken or worn parts of a PERMANENT DENTAL RESTORATION.
The upper part of the tooth, which joins the lower part of the tooth (TOOTH ROOT) at the cervix (TOOTH CERVIX) at a line called the cementoenamel junction. The entire surface of the crown is covered with enamel which is thicker at the extremity and becomes progressively thinner toward the cervix. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p216)
Tools used in dentistry that operate at high rotation speeds.
Use for material on dental facilities in general or for which there is no specific heading.
Loss of the tooth substance by chemical or mechanical processes
Break or rupture of a tooth or tooth root.
Coverage by contract whereby one part indemnifies or guarantees another against loss by a specified contingency.
Drug-induced depression of consciousness during which patients cannot be easily aroused but respond purposely following repeated painful stimulation. The ability to independently maintain ventilatory function may be impaired. (From: American Society of Anesthesiologists Practice Guidelines)
Individuals who fabricate and fit DENTURES without the supervision of DENTISTS. (from Stedman's Medical Dictionary, 27th ed) They may or may not have formal education in health sciences, but are well versed in the art of constructing dentures.
Dental personnel practicing in hospitals.
That phase of clinical dentistry concerned with the restoration of parts of existing teeth that are defective through disease, trauma, or abnormal development, to the state of normal function, health, and esthetics, including preventive, diagnostic, biological, mechanical, and therapeutic techniques, as well as material and instrument science and application. (Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 2d ed, p237)
Usually a written medical and nursing care program designed for a particular patient.
An offensive, foul breath odor resulting from a variety of causes such as poor oral hygiene, dental or oral infections, or the ingestion of certain foods.
Diagnostic tests conducted in order to measure the increment of active DENTAL CARIES over a period of time.
A province of eastern Canada, one of the Maritime Provinces with NEW BRUNSWICK; PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND; and sometimes NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR. Its capital is Halifax. The territory was granted in 1621 by James I to the Scotsman Sir William Alexander and was called Nova Scotia, the Latin for New Scotland. The territory had earlier belonged to the French, under the name of Acadia. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p871 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p384)
The capability to perform acceptably those duties directly related to patient care.
Secondary or systemic infections due to dissemination throughout the body of microorganisms whose primary focus of infection lies in the periodontal tissues.
The science of designing, building or equipping mechanical devices or artificial environments to the anthropometric, physiological, or psychological requirements of the people who will use them.
Inability or inadequacy of a dental restoration or prosthesis to perform as expected.
Treatment modality for DENTAL CARIES that uses manual excavation method and GLASS IONOMER CEMENTS. Because of its noninvasiveness and no need for expensive equipment and anesthesia it is promoted as an approach in places where dental care is not readily available.
Technique involving the passage of X-rays through oral structures to create a film record while a central tab or wing of dental X-ray film is being held between upper and lower teeth.
Planning and control of time to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
A prosthetic restoration that reproduces the entire surface anatomy of the visible natural crown of a tooth. It may be partial (covering three or more surfaces of a tooth) or complete (covering all surfaces). It is made of gold or other metal, porcelain, or resin.
Devices or pieces of equipment placed in or around the mouth or attached to instruments to protect the external or internal tissues of the mouth and the teeth.
The retention of a denture in place by design, device, or adhesion.
The teeth of the first dentition, which are shed and replaced by the permanent teeth.
A hard thin translucent layer of calcified substance which envelops and protects the dentin of the crown of the tooth. It is the hardest substance in the body and is almost entirely composed of calcium salts. Under the microscope, it is composed of thin rods (enamel prisms) held together by cementing substance, and surrounded by an enamel sheath. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p286)
The act of cleaning teeth with a brush to remove plaque and prevent tooth decay. (From Webster, 3d ed)
A dental specialty concerned with the restoration and maintenance of oral function by the replacement of missing TEETH and related structures by artificial devices or DENTAL PROSTHESES.
The pathologic wearing away of the tooth substance by brushing, bruxism, clenching, and other mechanical causes. It is differentiated from TOOTH ATTRITION in that this type of wearing away is the result of tooth-to-tooth contact, as in mastication, occurring only on the occlusal, incisal, and proximal surfaces. It differs also from TOOTH EROSION, the progressive loss of the hard substance of a tooth by chemical processes not involving bacterial action. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p2)
Studies in which a number of subjects are selected from all subjects in a defined population. Conclusions based on sample results may be attributed only to the population sampled.
The most posterior teeth on either side of the jaw, totaling eight in the deciduous dentition (2 on each side, upper and lower), and usually 12 in the permanent dentition (three on each side, upper and lower). They are grinding teeth, having large crowns and broad chewing surfaces. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p821)
Digital image data sets, consisting of complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the normal male and female human bodies.
Pain in the adjacent areas of the teeth.
The personality pattern or syndrome consisting of behavioral and attitudinal characteristics reflecting a preoccupation with the factors of power and authority in interpersonal relationships.
Processes or methods of reimbursement for services rendered or equipment.
A facial expression which may denote feelings of pleasure, affection, amusement, etc.
Prudent standard preventive measures to be taken by professional and other health personnel in contact with persons afflicted with a communicable disease, to avoid contracting the disease by contagion or infection. Precautions are especially applicable in the diagnosis and care of AIDS patients.
Leisure activities engaged in for pleasure.
Any of the eight frontal teeth (four maxillary and four mandibular) having a sharp incisal edge for cutting food and a single root, which occurs in man both as a deciduous and a permanent tooth. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p820)
The third tooth to the left and to the right of the midline of either jaw, situated between the second INCISOR and the premolar teeth (BICUSPID). (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p817)
Materials used in the production of dental bases, restorations, impressions, prostheses, etc.
Preventive dental services provided for students in primary and secondary schools.
Solutions for rinsing the mouth, possessing cleansing, germicidal, or palliative properties. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
Tumors or cancer of the MOUTH.
Financial support for training including both student stipends and loans and training grants to institutions.
The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.
"Decayed, missing and filled teeth," a routinely used statistical concept in dentistry.
Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).
Refusal of the health professional to initiate or continue treatment of a patient or group of patients. The refusal can be based on any reason. The concept is differentiated from PATIENT REFUSAL OF TREATMENT see TREATMENT REFUSAL which originates with the patient and not the health professional.
An artificial replacement for one or more natural teeth or part of a tooth, or associated structures, ranging from a portion of a tooth to a complete denture. The dental prosthesis is used for cosmetic or functional reasons, or both. DENTURES and specific types of dentures are also available. (From Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p244 & Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p643)
A specialty concerned with the study of anesthetics and anesthesia.
An operation in which carious material is removed from teeth and biomechanically correct forms are established in the teeth to receive and retain restorations. A constant requirement is provision for prevention of failure of the restoration through recurrence of decay or inadequate resistance to applied stresses. (Boucher's Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed, p239-40)
Surgical procedures used to treat disease, injuries, and defects of the oral and maxillofacial region.
The application of computer and information sciences to improve dental practice, research, education and management.
The obligations and accountability assumed in carrying out actions or ideas on behalf of others.
The use of one's knowledge in a particular profession. It includes, in the case of the field of biomedicine, professional activities related to health care and the actual performance of the duties related to the provision of health care.
Total lack of teeth through disease or extraction.
Pain in the facial region including orofacial pain and craniofacial pain. Associated conditions include local inflammatory and neoplastic disorders and neuralgic syndromes involving the trigeminal, facial, and glossopharyngeal nerves. Conditions which feature recurrent or persistent facial pain as the primary manifestation of disease are referred to as FACIAL PAIN SYNDROMES.
Gloves, usually rubber, worn by surgeons, examining physicians, dentists, and other health personnel for the mutual protection of personnel and patient.
Congenital absence of or defects in structures of the teeth.
Management, removal, and elimination of biologic, infectious, pathologic, and dental waste. The concept includes blood, mucus, tissue removed at surgery or autopsy, soiled surgical dressings, and other materials requiring special control and handling. Disposal may take place where the waste is generated or elsewhere.
Scientific study of human skeletal remains with the express purpose of identification. This includes establishing individual identity, trauma analysis, facial reconstruction, photographic superimposition, determination of time interval since death, and crime-scene recovery. Forensic anthropologists do not certify cause of death but provide data to assist in determination of probable cause. This is a branch of the field of physical anthropology and qualified individuals are certified by the American Board of Forensic Anthropology. (From Am J Forensic Med Pathol 1992 Jun;13(2):146)
Progressive loss of the hard substance of a tooth by chemical processes that do not involve bacterial action. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p296)
A preparation of chicle, sometimes mixed with other plastic substances, sweetened and flavored. It is masticated usually for pleasure as a candy substitute but it sometimes acts as a vehicle for the administration of medication.
Tumors or cancer of the PHARYNX.
A drug-induced depression of consciousness during which patients respond purposefully to verbal commands, either alone or accompanied by light tactile stimulation. No interventions are required to maintain a patent airway. (From: American Society of Anesthesiologists Practice Guidelines)
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Any change in the hue, color, or translucency of a tooth due to any cause. Restorative filling materials, drugs (both topical and systemic), pulpal necrosis, or hemorrhage may be responsible. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p253)
A tooth from which the dental pulp has been removed or is necrotic. (Boucher, Clinical Dental Terminology, 4th ed)
Diseases caused by factors involved in one's employment.
Removal of dental plaque and dental calculus from the surface of a tooth, from the surface of a tooth apical to the gingival margin accumulated in periodontal pockets, or from the surface coronal to the gingival margin.
A distribution in which a variable is distributed like the sum of the squares of any given independent random variable, each of which has a normal distribution with mean of zero and variance of one. The chi-square test is a statistical test based on comparison of a test statistic to a chi-square distribution. The oldest of these tests are used to detect whether two or more population distributions differ from one another.
Practice of adding fluoride to water for the purpose of preventing tooth decay and cavities.
Inflammation of the mouth due to denture irritation.
The failure to retain teeth as a result of disease or injury.
Requirements for the selection of students for admission to academic institutions.
Selection of a type of occupation or profession.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
The hard portion of the tooth surrounding the pulp, covered by enamel on the crown and cementum on the root, which is harder and denser than bone but softer than enamel, and is thus readily abraded when left unprotected. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
The therapy of the same disease in a patient, with the same agent or procedure repeated after initial treatment, or with an additional or alternate measure or follow-up. It does not include therapy which requires more than one administration of a therapeutic agent or regimen. Retreatment is often used with reference to a different modality when the original one was inadequate, harmful, or unsuccessful.
Federal, state, or local government organized methods of financial assistance.
A province of Canada, lying between the provinces of Saskatchewan and Ontario. Its capital is Winnipeg. Taking its name from Lake Manitoba, itself named for one of its islands, the name derived from Algonquian Manitou, great spirit. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p724 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p332)
One of the eight permanent teeth, two on either side in each jaw, between the canines (CUSPID) and the molars (MOLAR), serving for grinding and crushing food. The upper have two cusps (bicuspid) but the lower have one to three. (Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p822)
A course of study offered by an educational institution.
Bleeding from the blood vessels of the mouth, which may occur as a result of injuries to the mouth, accidents in oral surgery, or diseases of the gums.
The process of assigning duties to a subordinate with lesser qualifications.
Extraoral body-section radiography depicting an entire maxilla, or both maxilla and mandible, on a single film.
Dentifrices that are formulated into a paste form. They typically contain abrasives, HUMECTANTS; DETERGENTS; FLAVORING AGENTS; and CARIOSTATIC AGENTS.
The practice of dentistry as applied to special circumstances associated with military operations.
A loss of mucous substance of the mouth showing local excavation of the surface, resulting from the sloughing of inflammatory necrotic tissue. It is the result of a variety of causes, e.g., denture irritation, aphthous stomatitis (STOMATITIS, APHTHOUS); NOMA; necrotizing gingivitis (GINGIVITIS, NECROTIZING ULCERATIVE); TOOTHBRUSHING; and various irritants. (From Jablonski, Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992, p842)
General or unspecified injuries involving the face and jaw (either upper, lower, or both).
The plan and delineation of dental prostheses in general or a specific dental prosthesis. It does not include DENTURE DESIGN. The framework usually consists of metal.
Devices used in the home by persons to maintain dental and periodontal health. The devices include toothbrushes, dental flosses, water irrigators, gingival stimulators, etc.
The medical specialty which deals with WOUNDS and INJURIES as well as resulting disability and disorders from physical traumas.
The grafting or inserting of a prosthetic device of alloplastic material into the oral tissue beneath the mucosal or periosteal layer or within the bone. Its purpose is to provide support and retention to a partial or complete denture.
Theoretical models which propose methods of learning or teaching as a basis or adjunct to changes in attitude or behavior. These educational interventions are usually applied in the fields of health and patient education but are not restricted to patient care.
The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.
The giving of advice and assistance to individuals with educational or personal problems.
Groups of persons whose range of options is severely limited, who are frequently subjected to COERCION in their DECISION MAKING, or who may be compromised in their ability to give INFORMED CONSENT.

Factors associated with refusal to treat HIV-infected patients: the results of a national survey of dentists in Canada. (1/447)

OBJECTIVES: This study investigated dentists refusal to treat patients who have HIV. METHODS: A survey was mailed to a random sample of all licensed dentists in Canada, with 3 follow-up attempts (n = 6444). Data were weighted to allow for probability of selection and nonresponse and analyzed with Pearson's chi 2 and multiple logistic regression. RESULTS: The response rate was 66%. Of the respondents, 32% had knowingly treated HIV-infected patients in the last year; 16% would refuse to treat HIV-infected patients. Respondents reported willingness to treat HIV-infected patients (81%), injection drug users (86%), hepatitis B virus-infected patients (87%), homosexual and bisexual persons (94%), individuals with sexually transmitted disease(s) (94%), and recipients of blood and blood products (97%). The best predictors of refusal to treat patients with HIV were lack of ethical responsibility (odds ratio = 9.0) and items related to fear of cross-infection or lack of knowledge of HIV. CONCLUSIONS: One in 6 dentists reported refusal to treat HIV-infected patients, which was associated primarily with respondents' lack of belief in an ethical responsibility to treat patients with HIV and fears related to cross-infection. These results have implications for undergraduate, postgraduate, and continuing education.  (+info)

Sources of stress for orthodontic practitioners. (2/447)

This paper aims to examine and highlight the difference between sources of stress and burn-out. The first part of the paper examines stress and the second part looks at the concept of burn-out with reference to how orthodontists compare with other dental professionals.  (+info)

Who should determine the medical necessity of dental sedation and general anesthesia? A clinical commentary supported by Illinois patient and practitioner surveys. (3/447)

Many third-party payers try to deny benefits for dental sedation and general anesthesia. The term "not medically necessary" is often applied to these services by third-party payers. The label is poorly defined and varies from payer to payer. This paper uses original practitioner and patient opinion surveys to support the position that the definition of medical necessity is solely the joint responsibility of the patient and his/her physician. These surveys also support the argument that both patients and practitioners view dental sedation and general anesthesia as a medically necessary procedure if it allows a patient to complete a medically necessary surgical procedure that he/she might otherwise avoid.  (+info)

Dental surgeons with natural rubber latex allergy: a report of 20 cases. (4/447)

Latex allergy is becoming a major occupational health issue and dental surgeons are at risk from becoming sensitized to natural rubber latex. A study was conducted to investigate risk factors and glove-related symptoms reported by dentists with natural rubber latex allergy. Twenty dentists, who had undergone serological or dermatological testing for a Type I allergy to latex, were identified from a questionnaire survey. Risk factors investigated were: gender, years in clinical practice, exposure to latex gloves, atopic history and food allergy. The majority of dentists (75%) gave an atopic history. Glove-related adverse reactions ranged from cutaneous to systemic manifestations. All twenty dentists reported itching of the hands in response to latex gloves. One respondent was unable to continue in dental practice because of her glove-related allergies; nineteen dentists were able to continue by using synthetic, non-latex gloves.  (+info)

Detecting child abuse and neglect--are dentists doing enough? (5/447)

Dental health professionals continue to under-report child abuse, despite growing awareness of their potential role in detecting this crime. This article presents an overview of child abuse and neglect and outlines the indicators that may alert dental professionals to possible maltreatment of child patients. Documentation protocols are also provided to aid in reporting child abuse identified in the dental office.  (+info)

Infectious health care workers: should patients be told? (6/447)

The risk of transmission of HIV or hepatitis B from infectious health care workers to patients is low. However, inadvertent exposure causes great concern amongst patients of an infected health care worker. The patients of a Scottish dentist diagnosed hepatitis B e antigen positive were informed by letter of their exposure. A sample of patients was sent a postal questionnaire. Most (56%) respondents reported feeling anxious on receiving the letter but almost all (93%) thought patients should always be informed following treatment by an infectious health care worker, although the risk was very small. We discuss clinical and ethical factors relating to informing patients following exposure to an infectious health care worker. We suggest that a balance should be struck between patients' wishes to know of risks to which they have been exposed, however small, and the professional view that when risks are negligible, patients need not be informed.  (+info)

Comparing characteristics of Canadians who visited dentists and physicians during 1993/94: a secondary analysis. (7/447)

Unlike medical care, dental services are not included in Canada's universal system of health care. Using the data from the 1994 National Population Health Survey, we estimate the proportion of the population aged 12 and older visiting dentists and physicians in 1993/94 and compare the factors that influence the use of dentists' and physicians' services. Overall, 52.4% of Canadians made one or more visits to a dentist and 78.4% visited a physician. Logistic regression analysis indicates that whereas visiting a family physician is more likely to occur for people who are ill (generally, on medications or needing help with daily living) or pregnant, visiting a dentist is more likely to occur for young, healthy, wealthy and highly educated people. Future dental health policy needs better information on health status linked to use of services.  (+info)

Sociodemographic and workload characteristics of dentists who participated in national survey, 1995. (8/447)

Comprehensive, standardized data on the sociodemographic characteristics and workload of dentists in different provinces and territories in Canada are not available. The authors mailed a survey to a stratified random sample of dentists (n = 6,444) with three follow-up attempts. The response rate was 66.4%. Significant provincial and territorial differences in sociodemographic characteristics included gender, age, years since graduation, marital status, population size of town or city where primary practice is located and patient load. There was considerable variation in dentists' workload: more than 10% of dentists from New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island reported seeing > or = 30 patients per day. The majority of respondents reported seeing patients for 25 to 40 hours per week. British Columbia, Ontario, Saskatchewan and Newfoundland had a greater proportion of respondents > or = 60 years of age compared with other provinces/territories, indicating that there may be more opportunities in these provinces for younger dentists as a result of retirements.  (+info)

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The Dentists Act 1984 (c. 24) is an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom regulating dentistry. In particular the ... Text of the Dentists Act 1984 as in force today (including any amendments) within the United Kingdom, from ...
When the dentist departs on a cruise the two tramps then pose as dentists and occupy the office and pull teeth with pincers and ... The Tramp Dentists is presumed lost, but the date of disappearance is unknown. If the film were to have survived in Universal's ... The Tramp Dentists is a 1913 American silent short comedy film released by the newly formed Joker productions by the Universal ... The term was not exclusive to the United States as noted in Tracey Adams's A Dentist and a Gentleman: Gender and the Rise of ...
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Each Fellow was given the task of nominating other dentists for membership. Dentists who are inducted into the organization ... Originally, 250 dentists from 162 countries accepted the Fellowship oath. The group was selected based on an international ... The International College of Dentists was conceived in 1920 at a farewell party in Tokyo for Dr. Louis Ottofy when he was ... Six years later, at the Seventh International Dental Congress in Philadelphia, U.S. the group of dentists met again to finalize ...
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Additionally, dentists can further engage in oral surgery procedures such as dental implant placement. Dentists can also ... Several studies have suggested that dentists and dental students are at high risk of burnout. During burnout, dentists ... In the UK, dentists are required to register with the General Dental Council. In Australia, it is the Dental Board of Australia ... Over time, trained dentists immigrated from Europe to the Americas to practice dentistry, and by 1760, America had its own ...
... at IMDb The Secret Lives of Dentists at Rotten Tomatoes The Secret Lives of Dentists at Box Office ... "The Secret Lives of Dentists". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved October 22, 2022. "The Secret Lives of Dentists". Metacritic. ... The Secret Lives of Dentists is a 2002 drama film directed by Alan Rudolph. The screenplay was written by Craig Lucas, based on ... David and Dana Hurst are dentists who are married with three daughters and share a dental practice in Westchester County, New ...
The regional chamber of physicians and dentists registers as its members those physicians and dentists who hold a right to ... Chambers of physicians and dentists deal with all kinds of matters concerning the exercise of medicine and dentistry in Poland ... The Polish Chamber of Physicians and Dentists is active in the works of the following international organizations of doctors ... The Chamber of Physicians and Dentists (Polish: Naczelna Izba Lekarska) together with the regional chambers of physicians and ...
The Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board is the regulatory body for the practice of medicine and dentistry in Kenya. It is ... Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board (AC with 0 elements, Government agencies of Kenya). ...
Dentist is an American rock band from New Jersey. Dentist is an alternative surf rock trio from Asbury Park, New Jersey, that ... The record is a collection of songs Dentist played live during their first year as a group. Pandora Radio compares Dentist to ... "An Interview With Dentist: Dentist Bring A Smile To Asbury Park", The Aquarian Weekly, retrieved March 24, 2019 Makin, Bob ( ... Dentist", The Mercury News, retrieved March 24, 2019 New Noise Staff (February 1, 2018), "Video Premiere: Dentist - "The Latter ...
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It is the first installment in The Dentist film series, followed by The Dentist 2. Dr. Alan Feinstone is a successful dentist. ... 1996 Sweden Fantastic Film Festival Jury Grand Prize "The Dentist" Internet Movie Database The Dentist at IMDb The Dentist at ... "The Dentist (1996)". Allmovie. Retrieved 1 July 2012. Brian J. Dillard (2015). "The Dentist 2". Movies & TV Dept. The New York ... "The Dentist (1996)". Rotten Tomatoes. Retrieved 1 September 2015. Jones, Alan. "The Dentist". Radio Times. Retrieved 1 ...
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First ever scope of practice developed Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council "- Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists ... The Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Council is a statutory body which regulates the training and practice of medicine ...
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ISBN 1-904994-10-5. "Jon The Dentist - Trance & Hard House". Retrieved 28 July 2020. Jon the Dentist ... Jon the Dentist (born John Vaughan, 1965) is a British hardhouse and trance music record producer. He released many popular ...
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... (Japanese: 龍の歯医者, Hepburn: Ryū no Haisha) is an 8-minute-long original net animation written and directed by ... The Dragon Dentist at Animator Expo Official website at NHK (in Japanese) Official website at NHK (in English) The Dragon ... "The Dragon Dentist 2-Part Anime Gets English Dub on NHK World". Anime News Network. 14 March 2017. Retrieved 19 March 2021. " ... The story follows a girl who is tasked with becoming a dentist for a dragon. A two-part anime television special adaptation was ...
"Dentist". Adventure Time. Season 6. Episode 21. Cartoon Network. Wolfhard, Steve (November 28, 2014). "Dentist". Tumblr. ... After one of Finn's teeth starts to ache, he agrees to see the dentist, a group of ants led by Gen. Tarsal (voiced by Lucy ... "Dentist" is the twenty-first episode of the sixth season of the American animated television series Adventure Time. The episode ... In this episode, Finn has a tooth ache, so he visits the dentist, a group of ants led by General Tarsal (voiced by Lucy Lawless ...
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Dentists diagnose and treat problems with patients teeth, gums, and related parts of the mouth. ... Still others work as associate dentists for established dental practices.. How to Become a Dentist. Dentists must be licensed ... General dentists do not need additional training after dental school.. Dentists who want to teach or do research full time may ... All states require dentists to be licensed; requirements vary by state. Most states require a dentist to have a DDS or DMD ...
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Dr. Robert D. Bankhardt is a native southern Californian who grew up in the San Fernando Valley. Dr. Bankhardt attended Los Angeles Pierce College where he received an AA degree in Business and California State University, Northridge where he received a Bachelors degree in Cell/Molecular Biology. Upon completion of his Bachelors degree, Dr. Bankhardt attended the University of Southern California, School of Dentistry where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with honors in 1986. Dr. Bankhardt has continued to update his education by attending numerous continuing education programs yearly to stay current with the latest developments in dentistry and dental health.. When hes not working, Dr. Bankhardt enjoys spending time with his wife and family, along with playing golf, both water and snow skiing, reading, traveling and keeping up with the latest computer technology.. ...
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  • Typically, dentists go to college for a pre-dentistry or pre-medical degree before going on to a graduate school of dentistry. (
  • About 80 percent of dentists practice what's known as general dentistry. (
  • A dentist , also known as a dental surgeon , is a health care professional who specializes in dentistry (the diagnosis, prevention, management, and treatment of diseases and conditions of the oral cavity and other aspects of the craniofacial complex including the temporomandibular joint ). (
  • [3] Over time, trained dentists immigrated from Europe to the Americas to practice dentistry, and by 1760, America had its own native born practicing dentists. (
  • With the rise of dentists, there was also the rise of new methods to improve the quality of dentistry. (
  • In response to the rise in new dentists as well as dentistry techniques, the first dental practice act was established to regulate dentistry. (
  • In the United States, the First Dental Practice Act required dentists to pass each specific state medical board exam in order to practice dentistry in that particular state. (
  • In September 2019, a second dentist opened a general dentistry practice making Cave Junction ineligible from that month on. (
  • In dental school, along with general dentistry, dentists are taught the basics of many of these specialties and with taking additional continuing education courses or programs can do some of the work at the same level of care that specialist could provide. (
  • During a dentistry examination, the dentist examines the mouth mucosa (soft tissues) for any abnormalities or pathology (including oral cancer), the teeth for tooth decay (dental caries) or defects, the gum tissues for periodontal (gum) disease, the neck for swollen lymph nodes, the amount of plaque, tartar (dental calculus), and debris on teeth, as well as the need to replace any missing teeth or dental prostheses. (
  • In addition to the general practice of dentistry, some dentists may choose to specialize in their field. (
  • After attending an institution that provides general formal education, and then attending a school to focus on the practice of dentistry, a competent dentist should be able to carry out the following procedures for clients. (
  • The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) reports that 683 out of 1,472 examinees passed the May 2022 Dentist Licensure Examination administered by the Board of Dentistry in Manila, Baguio, and Cebu. (
  • It refers a qualitative study, more specifically an interventional research within the Dentistry, which involved a group of ten dentists, during six meetings of approximately one and a half hour each, about dental practices and the relationships with patients and their companions. (
  • In these centers, 75.7% of dentists who perform endodontics are specialists, masters or PhD in dentistry. (
  • Dentists with special training in prosthetic dentistry. (
  • This list is excerpted from the 2022 topDentists™ list, a database which includes listings for more than 270 dentists and specialists in the Bethesda Metro Area. (
  • Dentists remove tooth decay, fill cavities, and repair fractured teeth. (
  • This led Ariely to ask a provocative question: If dentists are so bad at diagnosing cavities, then why are people so fond of their dentists? (
  • How Does the Dentist Check for Cavities? (
  • During your visit, the dentist carefully looks for cavities. (
  • The dentist will study your X-rays (looking for cavities or other problems) and ask if you have any questions about your teeth. (
  • Before the tooth whitening treatment, most dentists clean the teeth, fill any cavities, and make sure the patient's gums are healthy. (
  • That's why dentists may be seeing more cavities or other dental problems. (
  • Parents don't have to deal with the sugar rush, dentists help prevent a few cavities, and the troops get some love in the form of Whoopers and Tootsie Pops. (
  • You can ask your dentist if you need a prescription-strength fluoride gel or rinse to help prevent cavities. (
  • Other dentists have partners in their practice. (
  • In addition, dentists in private practice oversee a variety of administrative tasks, including bookkeeping and buying equipment and supplies. (
  • Like all doctors, dentists are required to be extensively trained in their practice before becoming certified. (
  • Robertson said its rare that dentists return to work after undergoing such serious disciplinary action, but it is possible Krieger could practice again. (
  • Oregon-licensed dentists who practice in a frontier county in Oregon. (
  • Oregon-licensed dentists who practice in an Oregon town with less than 5,000 population that is 25 or more miles from another source of full-time general dental care. (
  • A dentist was not an employee of the practice where he worked but instead was an independent contractor, the California Court of Appeal held. (
  • The workplace for a dentist is fairly comfortable, whether working in their own private practice, or at a clinic, school, or hospital. (
  • Many dentists are dedicated to their field of practice and may choose to work part-time well into retirement age. (
  • A dentist with a general practice may earn a median of $159,770, whereas a dentist who specializes in maxillofacial surgery may earn over the $200,000 mark annually. (
  • When calculating a dentist salary, earnings may fluctuate depending on their specific niche of practice, employer, and years of experience. (
  • A dentist must be certified and licensed to practice in the state that they perform their duties, and exams and requirements may vary from state to state. (
  • Your practice will likely grow considerably when word spreads that you are a dentist with a plan to help patients pay for the dental care they need. (
  • Dentists diagnose and treat problems with patients' teeth, gums, and related parts of the mouth. (
  • Certified dentists can diagnose and treat oral health conditions of your teeth, gums, tongue, and mouth. (
  • If you're an adult and suspect you have a crooked jawline or teeth that need to be aligned, you might consider skipping the dentist and going straight to the orthodontist. (
  • But he's extremely anxious at the dentist, and after today's ordeal, they're recommending putting him completely under using IV sedation with an on-site MD. I had IV sedation for my wisdom teeth, and it was amazing , but I'm flat-out terrified to knock out my little boy. (
  • 1994)‎. Good teeth without dentists. (
  • You brush and brush and brush, but your dentist still questions your teeth-cleaning routine. (
  • Dentist disagree with each other, and even at times themselves, on the subject of wisdom teeth. (
  • Brushing and flossing are important, but you also need to visit your dentist regularly to keep your teeth strong and healthy. (
  • The dentist is a doctor who is specially trained to care for teeth. (
  • When you visit for a checkup, your dentist will look at your teeth and gums to check for any problems. (
  • The dentist also wants to make sure your teeth are developing properly as you grow. (
  • It's important to visit your dentist every 6 months to make sure you're taking good care of your teeth and that your teeth and gums are healthy. (
  • Either the dental hygienist or the dentist will check your teeth and give them a good cleaning. (
  • The dentist or hygienist will look inside your mouth to make sure your teeth are growing properly and your gums are healthy. (
  • The dentist or hygienist will clean and polish your teeth, using tiny dental tools like a tooth scraper, mirror, and special toothbrush. (
  • The dentist or hygienist will brush your teeth with a special toothbrush and toothpaste. (
  • The dentist will look at all of your teeth and check your gums to make sure they're strong and healthy. (
  • The dentist will also check the way your top and bottom teeth work together. (
  • A dentist is an expert in the health and maintenance of the teeth and gums. (
  • Our modern-day society still has a demand for skilled dentists proficient in the health, maintenance, and repair of the teeth. (
  • Especially with the increase of sugar in food, modern lifestyle habits such as smoking, and many standard diets contributing to teeth decay and gum disease, dentists are capable of educating the public about the importance of dental health. (
  • The in-office procedure involves the dentist gently cleaning your teeth with pumice and then putting a protective barrier on the gums. (
  • The dentist then places hydrogen peroxide paste on the teeth for several minutes, rinses it off, and usually reapplies it several times. (
  • A dentist will also be able to give valuable advice on how to maintain your teeth and prevent you from having to have dental work done. (
  • Dental bonding in the Phoenix area is available from experienced dentist Beth Hamann, D.D.S.. If your teeth have unsightly cracks or discoloration, dental bonding can help. (
  • Let highly regarded Phoenix area teeth whitening dentist Dr. Dameron help you reclaim your smile with the best professional tooth whitening methods for you. (
  • My old dentist had always made me feel like my teeth were no good! (
  • The median annual wage for dentists was $163,220 in May 2021. (
  • Overall employment of dentists is projected to grow 6 percent from 2021 to 2031, about as fast as the average for all occupations. (
  • Here's how the survey was conducted: On October 15, 2021, one-page questionnaires were mailed to all 6,937 New Jersey-based dentists who have been licensed in the state for at least five years (but less than 50 years). (
  • Features a dentist search tool for finding a dentist anywhere in the U.S. (
  • +Jim Du Molin is a leading Internet search expert helping individuals and families connect with the right dentist in their area. (
  • Cairns Dentist Search by sitemap Map or Suburbs, to view by map click on Map to select a local region on the map. (
  • Supply of dentists in the U.S.: 2001-2020. (
  • In 2020, the supply of professionally active dentists varied by state and census division. (
  • By state, the number of dentists per 100,000 resident population in 2020 was lowest in Arkansas (40.85), Alabama (41.27), and Mississippi (42.84), and highest in the District of Columbia (103.95), Massachusetts (84.22), and Alaska (80.01). (
  • In 2020, states in the East South Central and West South Central census divisions had the fewest active dentists per 100,000 resident population, while states in the Middle Atlantic and Pacific census divisions had the most. (
  • IMSEAR at SEARO: Unicystic plexiform ameloblastoma: An insight for pediatric dentists. (
  • Yavagal C, Anegundi R, Shetty S. Unicystic plexiform ameloblastoma: An insight for pediatric dentists. (
  • This article tries to provide an insight for pediatric dentists regarding this biologically distinct entity. (
  • In 2018, among adults aged ≥25 years, women (69.4%) were more likely than men (61.2%) to have seen a dentist in the past year. (
  • During the last two years, dentists work with patients under the supervision of a licensed dental school. (
  • Is this dentist taking new NHS patients? (
  • This dentist has not recently given an update on whether they're taking new NHS patients. (
  • Former B.C. dentist Steven Krieger is being sued by 35 former patients, according to the lawyer representing the plaintiffs. (
  • Very difficult to find a dentist still accepting NHS patients at this time and the team at Aries dental were very welcoming, professional and gave me a great service. (
  • Eligible dentists must attest to being willing throughout the tax year to serve patients with Medicare and Medicaid coverage. (
  • From the moment patients book an appointment to the time they get up from the dentist chair, our hope is that each dental patient walks away with a healthy mouth and beautiful smile. (
  • A decent dentist needs to enlist proficient staff individuals who are more than ready to assist patients with feeling great consistently. (
  • The dentist can monitor and treat patients who experience sensitivity to the whitening agents and modify the procedure for those who are having difficulty getting optimal results. (
  • See below for which dentists are accepting new patients, their profile, credentials and clinic locations. (
  • To determine the prevalence of Mycobacterium tuberculosis infection among dental patients and to assess dentists' risk for exposure, we conducted a study among dental patients at a large tertiary hospital in Nigeria, a country where tuberculosis is endemic. (
  • We initiated this study to assess the risk for exposure of dentists to M. tuberculosis infection and to determine its prevalence among dental patients. (
  • In FH clinics, where the performance-based incentive system was implemented, a greater number of patients was served and there was a shift in the type of services provided although dentists had a less positive perception of quality aspects. (
  • With extensive experience in treating root canal patients, Claremont area dentist Dr. Richard McCloskey will provide you with excellent dental care. (
  • Dentists and patients : the role of partners' ideal role expectations and their enactment / Satu Lahti. (
  • Environ 92 % pensaient qu'ils devaient donner l'exemple aux patients en étant non fumeurs et en leur promulguant des conseils pour arrêter de fumer. (
  • For more detailed information on your actual dental care costs, please consult your dentist or your Delta Dental. (
  • From Business: The dentist office of Miranda Childs, DDS specializes in comprehensive general and preventative dental care for members of the whole family. (
  • You are probably an excellent dentist who wants to bring quality dental care to everyone who walks through your door. (
  • Technically, they're a kind of dentist with a specialty in tooth and jaw alignment. (
  • Just got home from a dentist appointment with my seven-year-old son. (
  • The friendly, caring staff of Steven D. Fraker, D.D.S in the Upland, California area strive to make you feel comfortable and well-cared for at your dentist appointment. (
  • If you are quite anxious about visiting the dentist, Steven D. Fraker, D.D.S offers pre-medication sedation to help you relax before you arrive for your appointment. (
  • All it takes is a single appointment or two with Phoenix area dentist Brett Dameron, D.D.S., and you, too, can have the winning, healthy-looking smile you've always wanted. (
  • If you need immediate relief from a toothache, let Montgomery area dentist Dr. David Cawley help you. (
  • Phoenix area dentist Dr. Beth Hamann understands the positive life-changing power that a healthy and beautiful smile can bring to you. (
  • Phoenix area dentist Brett Dameron, D.D.S. encourages you to ask as many questions as you'd like about any aspect of a procedure that has been recommended to you by another dentist. (
  • But let's engage in a hypothetical: What if, the next day, I went to another dentist for a second opinion. (
  • Here are two warnings to look out for while choosing another dentist. (
  • As a result, different dentists parse the images differently. (
  • or are you OK will selecting two different dentists for your family needs? (
  • Also, I assume you're on this but different dentists can really make a huge difference in terms of kids' stress levels for this sort of thing, make sure your kid is clicking with his dentist. (
  • Orthodontist Vs. Dentist: What Do They Do and How Are They Different? (
  • What Is the Difference Between a Dentist and Orthodontist? (
  • Should you see an orthodontist or dentist? (
  • Think of your dentist as a general practitioner and your orthodontist as a specialist. (
  • There may be cases when a dentist refers you to an orthodontist. (
  • In our clinic, orthodontic treatment (braces) is provided by our braces specialist (Orthodontist), not a general dentist. (
  • I don't think getting shots in the gums makes anyone have a more favorable opinion about dentists. (
  • Your dentist may also prescribe fluoride drops or tablets for you to take every day at home. (
  • According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, regarding dentist salary, the median average for 2017 was $76.02 for every hour. (
  • Include all types of dentists, such as orthodontists, oral surgeons, and all other dental specialists, as well as dental hygienists. (
  • Find a dentist for any budget or insurance. (
  • Let this dentist know you found them on Philadelphia magazine's Find It Philly. (
  • How do I find a dentist? (
  • Use this checklist to find out how seriously your dentist takes the issue of infection control procedures. (
  • Dentists of Rowlett is here to help you find answers. (
  • Dentists and orthodontists are doctors who specialize in oral healthcare. (
  • This article will explain more about how orthodontists and dentists differ so that you can decide which type of doctor you need to see. (
  • Dentists and orthodontists get a lot of the same education. (
  • Tooth pain, tooth decay, tooth repair, and tooth extraction can all be diagnosed and treated by your dentist. (
  • What are the odds that both dentists would agree that I have a cavity in that particular tooth? (
  • A random sample of dentists shows poor agreement on whether to remove an impacted third molar tooth that has no symptoms. (
  • Dentist-supervised tooth whitening involves the controlled use of carbamide or hydrogen peroxide , tailored to a particular patient. (
  • Dentist supervised systems have advantages and disadvantages when compared to over-the-counter tooth whitening products. (
  • The main advantage of the dentist supervised system is that the dentist can help determine if tooth whitening should be performed and if it will be effective for the patient. (
  • The dentist can also help decide what type of tooth whitening is required (in-office, at-home or both) and the concentration of the whitening gels. (
  • Finally, the dentist can help the patient explore other cosmetic dental options such as porcelain or resin veneers, tooth colored fillings, gum lifts and tooth shaping used with or without tooth whitening. (
  • After completing dental school, dentists must take and pass the National Dental Examination to become licensed professionals. (
  • Mark Burhenne is a practicing family and cosmetic dentist of 25 years and founder of . (
  • Explore resources for employment and wages by state and area for dentists. (
  • Industries with the highest published employment and wages for Dentists, All Other Specialists are provided. (
  • Dentists are doctors of oral health. (
  • The Chief Executive of the Irish Dental Association has called for "clear direction" from the Government, the National Public Health Emergency Team and the Dental Council of Ireland on how dentists can resume their work. (
  • Speaking on RTÉ's Today with Sarah McInerney, Fintan Hourihan welcomed assurances from Minister for Health Simon Harris that the Health Service Executive would support dentists in the sourcing of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). (
  • With this information, you can also work with your general dentist and the dental team to maintain your dental health plan . (
  • To protect the health of their clients and themselves, dentists and accompanying staff take preventative measures. (
  • Regular visits to the dentist are also beneficial because they allow dentists to catch decay and other oral health problems early and prevent them from getting worse. (
  • ABSTRACT This study compared dentists' perceptions of provided services in Family Health (FH) and Mother and Child Health (MCH) clinics. (
  • A dentist (seated) treating a patient with the help of an assistant (standing). (
  • A dentist should be using these containers to dispose of used devices and using new ones on the next patient. (
  • Growing your review profile is key to earning patient trust, so getting featured on the most popular dentist review sites should be a priority. (
  • And even though the patient gets to pay over time, the dentist will still get paid immediately. (
  • I had a patient who had never been to the dentist. (
  • Now the patient is very happy, smiles all the time and, most importantly, is no longer fearful of the dentist! (
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  • Dun & Bradstreet gathers Offices of Dentists business information from trusted sources to help you understand company performance, growth potential, and competitive pressures. (
  • View 13 Offices of Dentists company profiles below. (
  • When dentists refer you to a specialist, your understanding of the problem and decision for treatment is vital in determining a specialized dental plan. (
  • Despite the fact that there are numerous dental specialist organizations out there to choose from, finding the best is simple particularly while having the tools expected to choose the perfect Cigna dentist Lakeway TX office. (
  • If you are now or will be seeking an opportunity as a Dentist or Specialist, send your resume/CV TODAY! (
  • A dental anxiety management specialist is trained as a dentist and as a psychologist as well. (
  • Agréé auprès de l'hôpital du Valais et en collaboration avec les services d'ORL et de pneumologie, des dispositifs médicaux pour le traitement des apnées du sommeil et des ronflements sont réalisés dans notre cabinet selon les indications transmises par les services hospitaliers. (
  • Nous collaborons également avec les services d'oncologie et de radio-oncologie dans la prise en charge des soins dentaires devant être réalisés lors de traitements par radio- et chimiothérapie. (
  • The following Dentists services are available in HAWTHORN, SA 5062. (
  • These are the Dentists services in the area of HAWTHORN, SA 5062. (
  • There was a similar prevalence rate of infection among dentists and in the general population . (
  • The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of neck and back problems among dentists and dental auxillaries in private and government dental hospitals in south western Nigeria. (
  • New dental boards, such as the National Association of Dental Examiners, were created to establish standards and uniformity among dentists. (
  • Discounted fees listed under "Routine Dental Fees", "Fillings & Crowns" and "Root Canals, Perio & Dentures" tabs are for participating General Dentists. (
  • Dentists with a previous confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19 had 29.5 [12.7-68.4] higher odds to exhibit positive serology test results. (
  • Dentists with confirmed diagnosis of COVID-19 in a household member had 2.5 [1.1-5.3] times higher odds to exhibit positive serology test results. (
  • Results: Sixty percent dentists and 40.0% dental auxiliaries participated in the study. (
  • dentist domain names are open to dentists having the authorizations, charters, licenses and/or other related credentials for exercise as a dentist, and having an authorization, license and/or credential number. (
  • The trial court was therefore correct in ruling against the dentist in his wage and hour suit, the appellate court concluded. (
  • For a list of all industries with employment in Dentists, All Other Specialists, see the Create Customized Tables function. (
  • If you've ever wondered what toothbrush your dentist uses at home, look no further. (
  • Ideally, you should replace your toothbrush every three to six months," says dentist Dr. Amanda Lewis, DMD . (
  • When a toothbrush is not given time to dry, it can attract particles in the air that begin to harbor and grow a colony of harmful bacteria ," dentist Dr. Mariya Malin, DDS tells Bustle. (
  • Dr. Umang Patel , a dentist based in Chicago, Illinois, recommends thoroughly rinsing the bristles and, if you have an electric toothbrush , detaching the wand and cleaning it thoroughly after each use. (
  • Experienced Montgomery area root canal dentist David Cawley, D.D.S. will provide you with excellent care. (
  • Your Plano TX dentist understands that every teenager has a unique orthodontic condition. (
  • The ability to have patience and stamina is necessary for a dentist, as they may spend long periods bending over a client while executing a procedure. (
  • To begin the at-home procedure, the dentist takes impressions (molds) of your mouth, and then has soft, custom mouth trays made. (
  • Some dentists have their own business and work alone or with a small staff. (
  • Still others work as associate dentists for established dental practices. (
  • Dentists must be licensed in the state in which they work. (
  • MINNEAPOLIS - The Minnesota dentist whose killing of Cecil the lion sparked a global backlash emerged for an interview in which he disputed some accounts of the hunt, expressed agitation at the animosity directed at those close to him and said he would be back at work within days. (
  • Building a positive reputation online is essential when you work as a dentist. (
  • While some dentists consider it more wise to leave the molar alone than risk anesthetic, pain, facial swelling and time lost from work, almost as many dentists disagree. (
  • Also, dentists have to work with small tools in a client's mouth, which presents the risk of potential exposure to biological hazards if not careful. (
  • Most dentists who work full-time commit to working 4 to 5 days out of the week, with a total of 35 to 40 hours spent in the workplace. (
  • I have had to have quite a bit of work done, thanks to my old dentist who was terrible and bodged things! (
  • Data, which are available on an annual basis, include professionally active dentists only. (
  • Read further for a more in depth look at a dentist salary and what their job description may include! (
  • The disadvantages of dentist supervised whitening systems include higher cost and longer time required to get started. (
  • More FH dentists perceived their role to include providing care for children and pregnant women. (
  • Compare the job duties, education, job growth, and pay of dentists with similar occupations. (
  • Learn more about dentists by visiting additional resources, including O*NET, a source on key characteristics of workers and occupations. (
  • It's a certificate from a third party company that sends the dentist a package full of envelopes of bacteria that are difficult to kill. (
  • The dentist or staff will put these bacteria into the sterilization machine - or autoclave, in dental terms - weekly or monthly, put the package into the mail, and the company analyzes the package and sends a report to the dentist on how well the sterilization machine is functioning. (
  • SARS-CoV-2 infection among Brazilian dentists: a seroprevalence study. (
  • This cross-sectional study aimed to determine the seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 infection among Brazilian dentists and its associated factors. (
  • Answers to the following questions will often augment the information provided by your general dentist and enable you to clarify any further questions you may have about the specialized treatment you are receiving. (
  • Your youngster will be amazed on how your Plano TX dentist will create a treatment plan using the latest technology. (
  • The dentist can detect decay early and prevent costly and unpleasant treatment. (
  • More FH dentists reported providing simple extractions, paediatric extractions and multi-rooted endodontic treatment (P = 0.03, 0.001 and 0.001). (
  • Dentists specializing in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of PERIODONTAL DISEASES and in the placement of DENTAL IMPLANTS. (
  • As Ariely notes, people are much more loyal to their dentists than to doctors in any other medical field. (