oral hygienist


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oral hygienist

n
(Dentistry) another name for dental hygienist
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Be particular about oral hygiene, use an antiseptic mouthwash daily (Corsodyl is good), and see an oral hygienist regularly to have build-up of plaque removed.
London, March 3 (ANI): Nicole Minetti, the oral hygienist who put the smile back on Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi's face after he was assaulted in Milan last year, will not be able to contest the polls from Lombardy after the People of Liberty (PdL) party was disqualified from two of this month's regional polls.
The dentist sent me to the oral hygienist for a clean and polish and I didn't think any more about it.
Your oral hygienist will scale your teeth to remove plaque and then you must be obsessive about careful tooth-brushing and clean between your teeth with floss or tiny dental brushes.
The oral hygienist may even fill minor caries via ART, which studies have shown to be a particularly good choice for underserved children: it's less expensive and less traumatic than traditional fillings.
1 FOR goodness sake, see a dentist and oral hygienist.
The contract is for six (6) dentist-nurses and six (6) oral hygienists.

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