Gilmer, Thomas L.

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Gilmer,

Thomas L., U.S. oral surgeon, 1849-1931.
Gilmer intermaxillary fixation - Synonym(s): Gilmer wiring
Gilmer tooth splint
Gilmer wiring - a method of intermaxillary fixation in which single opposing teeth are wired circumferentially, and the wires are twisted together. Synonym(s): Gilmer intermaxillary fixation