A surgical component that interfaces with the bone of the jaw or skull to support a dental prosthesis such as a crown, bridge, denture, facial prosthesis or to act as an orthodontic.
The dental specialty that is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of dental deformities as well as irregularity in the relationship of the lower to the upper jaw.
A field of dentistry concerned especially with the appearance of the dentition as achieved through its arrangement,form, and color.
Oral and maxillofacial surgery is surgery to treat diseases, injuries and defects in the head, neck, face, jaws and the hard and soft tissues of the oral (mouth) and Cranio-maxillofacial (jaws and face) region.
The branch of dentistry that deals with children's teeth.
The branch of dentistry concerned with the morphology, physiology, and pathology of the human tooth, and in particular the dental pulp, root and peri- radicular tissues.
The branch of dentistry concerned with the design, manufacture, and fitting of artificial replacements for teeth and other parts of the mouth.