dental technician


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dental technician

n.
One who makes dental appliances and restorative devices, such as bridges or dentures, to the specifications of a dentist.

den′tal techni`cian


n.
a person who makes dentures, bridges, etc.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dental technician - someone who makes dental appliances (bridges and dentures)
technician - someone whose occupation involves training in a specific technical process
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The doctor is also accused of holding two government jobs, as an MS now in Punjab and as a dental technician in a Basic Health Unit in Sherpao, Charsadda.
Manama: An expatriate assistant maintenance mechanic has reportedly worked as a dental technician in a hospital in Saudi Arabia for two decades.
4%) of the dental technicians had formal dental technician training (91.
Clinical Dental Technician Ross crafts the teeth, while Implant Dentist Andrew carries out oral health assessments and places the dental implants.
Especially when it comes to laboratory-made restorations, all parties concerned will ultimately benefit from technological process - the dentist and the dental team as much as the dental technician and of course the patient.
Navy petty officer third class, Porquaido received the commendation for his service as a dental technician from April 2013 to April 2016 at the United States Naval Hospital (USNH) in Yokosuka, Japan.
Spencer is at the forefront of dentistry, working as a Clinical Dental Technician - still a relatively unknown profession that offers huge benefits to patients requiring new dentures.
The dental technician reviews the scans, creates model data and submits the order in ATLANTIS WebOrder.
In short, the process starts when the clinician takes a digital color impression using the TRIOS scanner, analyzes the scans and transmits to the dental technician.
Modern dentures are produced in a dental laboratory under dentist prescription or by a Clinical Dental Technician; a dental team member qualified as a dental technician then further qualified to carry out the clinical aspects of denture construction.
There are four main areas in which a dental technician might choose to work after qualifying.
As a time-served dental technician I worked for more than 10 years solely in the manufacture of dentures.