prosthodontic


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pros·tho·don·tics

 (prŏs′thə-dŏn′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of dentistry that deals with the replacement of missing teeth and related mouth or jaw structures by bridges, dentures, or other artificial devices.


pros′tho·don′tic adj.
pros′tho·don′tist n.
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Adj.1.prosthodontic - of or relating to prosthodontics
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The Al Rabeeh Dental Centre in Aziziya will provide various dental services, including orthodontics, endodontic and prosthodontic.
The present study gives information about patient's knowledge and awareness about dental implants for the treatment of missing teeth in Prosthodontic Department of PDM Dental College, Bahadurgarh, Haryana.
Patients who applied for prosthodontic treatment at the Department of Orthopedic Dentistry of Kharkiv National Medical University (Ukraine) and agreed to participate in the study were organized into three groups:
Retrospective analysis of dental implants placed and restored by advanced prosthodontic residents.
Comparison of the pain levels of computer-controlled and conventional anaesthesia techniques in prosthodontic treatment.
Prosthodontic treatment of hypohidrotic ectodermal dysplasia with complete anodontia: Case report.
The prosthodontic treatment aims towards restoring function and anesthetics of edentulous patients while improving oral and psychological health of the individuals, particularly in patients with complete tooth loss1.
It is crucial for dentists and especially prosthodontist to diagnose jaw bone density, especially in postmenopausal women before prosthodontic treatment.
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Solicitation: Prosthodontic Graduate Dental Education
Looking to the future, Dr Ntekim has his eye on further investment and growth, particularly by enhancing the referral based practice for complex prosthodontic services.
It also presents each technique as an illustrated algorithm with legends and includes multiple working methods for complete denture fabrication, as well as methods to incorporate sound prosthodontic design into implant therapy.