dental practitioner


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Noun1.dental practitioner - a person qualified to practice dentistrydental practitioner - a person qualified to practice dentistry
dental surgeon - a dentist qualified to perform surgical procedures
endodontist - a dentist specializing in diseases of the dental pulp and nerve
exodontist - a dentist specializing in the extraction of teeth
medical man, medical practitioner - someone who practices medicine
orthodontist - a dentist specializing in the prevention or correction of irregularities of the teeth
pedodontist - a dentist who specializes in the care of children's teeth
periodontist - a dentist specializing in diseases of the gums and other structure surrounding the teeth
prosthodontist - a dentist who is expert in prosthodontics
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He said only a registered medical and dental practitioner with a valid license will be allowed to vote and it was mandatory for practitioners to get their license and faculty registration certificates renewed to qualify for nomination as candidate for following seats.
Your career as an allied dental practitioner is dependent on your ability to perform your duties.
From my experience as a general dental practitioner practising on the boundary of fluoridated and non-fluoridated areas, I can assure readers that children from the fluoridated area have a substantially better teeth than those from the non-fluoridated area.
Most of those people have to drive long distances to reach a dentist or a certified dental practitioner.
Kansas House Bill 2174 creates the Registered Dental Practitioner (RDP), a dental hygienist who completes up to an 18-month college-level dental therapy program.
For dental nurses in training, Hollins, a dental practitioner and examiner, offers a study guide for the UK's National Vocational Qualification Level 3 exam in oral healthcare.
Mrs Dodd is the clinical team head for the community dental service in the new Hywel Dda Health Board and also works as a locum general dental practitioner and is the postgraduate dental tutor for West Wales.
For emergency dental treatment, dental patients who are on a General Dental Practitioner list are advised to contact their own surgery to listen to an answer-phone message for details of out of hours arrangements.
I HAVE been a dental practitioner in the Hillfields area of Coventry for more than 30 years, and I would like to acquiesce in the stance maintained by the joint executives of the Coventry PCT (Your Say, March 3).
A general dental practitioner who is a full time associate can expect to earn pounds 48,000-pounds 66,000.
Although it may not be easy to locate a dental practitioner who will provide comprehensive services for persons with DD, parents of children and adults with special needs can succeed in this most important endeavor by becoming a VIP: vigilant, involved and persistent.
The ministry plans to submit amendments to the Medical Practitioner Law, the Dental Practitioner Law and the nurse law to parliament during a 150-day regular Diet session convening in January.