orthodontist


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or·tho·don·tics

 (ôr′thə-dŏn′tĭks)
n.
(used with a sing. verb) The dental specialty dealing with correction of irregularities of the teeth, such as malocclusion, often by the use of braces.

or′tho·don′tic adj.
or′tho·don′ti·cal·ly adv.
or′tho·don′tist n.
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orthodontist

Specialist in the branch of dentistry for treatment of crooked or misaligned teeth.
Dictionary of Unfamiliar Words by Diagram Group Copyright © 2008 by Diagram Visual Information Limited
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.orthodontist - a dentist specializing in the prevention or correction of irregularities of the teethorthodontist - a dentist specializing in the prevention or correction of irregularities of the teeth
dental practitioner, dentist, tooth doctor - a person qualified to practice dentistry
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Translations

orthodontist

[ˌɔːθəʊˈdɒntɪst] Nortodoncista mf
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

orthodontist

[ˌɔːrθəʊˈdɒntɪst] northodontiste m/f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

orthodontist

nKieferorthopäde m/-orthopädin f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

orthodontist

n ortodoncista mf
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Several thousand made the 200-plus-mile journey to the city between 2017 and 2018, often for just 10-minute appointments at Raigmore Hopital or with a private orthodontist.
Every 6MS treatment plan is overseen by an orthodontist. So the patient and their dentist can rest in the fact that they're never on their own."
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Abdul Rashid, official of YAP said that poor patients and their families will get consultation with General Physician, Diet, Nutritionist and Orthodontist.
LOS ANGELES -- While visiting an orthodontist remains the safest and highest standard of care, the market for at-home plastic tray aligners is booming.
A DuPage County judge has denied a 16-year-old murder suspect's request to temporarily be released from custody so her orthodontist can remove her braces.
An expert in orthodontist, Professor Ama Johal has said that the cost of treatment and appearance are important psychosocial factors that doctors must consider to ensure that orthodontist treatment like wearing of braces in correcting scattered teeth is successful.
Table 2-Comparison of schoolchildren's and orthodontist's perceptions of dental aesthetics.
They couldn't be more wrong, says Kerry White Brown (www.whitebrownsmiles.com), an orthodontist and author of A Lifetime of Sensational Smiles: Transforming Lives through Orthodontics.
The original orthodontist who treated him, decided to move one of his upper front teeth across the centre of his mouth to fill a gap, as well as moving other teeth.

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