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Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. 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.

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  • n. The restoration or replacement of damaged or missing teeth

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  • n. the branch of dentistry dealing with the replacement of teeth and related mouth or jaw structures by artificial devices

Etymologies

prosth(esis) + -odont(ia) + -ics.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

Examples

  • After a lot of asking, he was the best choice for my dental implants and overall prosthodontics, he holds a degree from University of Maryland and speaks English perfectly.

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  • A year ahead of me there was a prosthodontics resident from Colombia.

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  • Jonathan Ferencz, DDS, a prominent prosthodontist and clinical professor of prosthodontics at New York University College of Dentistry, used his iPad to show five patients their photos and x-rays in the dental chair.

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  • Dr. Carr, a native of Hattiesburg, MS., received his prosthodontics training at Mayo.

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  • Dr. Sherzoy specialized in all aspects of dentistry, including cosmetic dentistry, periodontal disease, advanced prosthodontics and full mouth rehabilitation and root canal therapy.

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  • Drs. Spielman & Herman offer cosmetic services, preventive care, implantology, endodontic therapy, dental surgery and prosthodontics.

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  • His clinical practice focuses on combined prosthodontics and reconstruction of patients with disabling oral conditions.

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  • George A. Zarb, among the most internationally respected clinical scholars in the field of prosthodontics.

    University of Toronto -- News@UofT

  • During a forty-two year career at the University of Toronto he has been a leader in establishing standards for teaching, practice and research in prosthodontics and dentistry.

    University of Toronto -- News@UofT

  • • Friday, June 5, 2009, 2: 30 p.m.: George Zarb*, an internationally-respected clinical scholar in the field of prosthodontics

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