dental material


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den·tal ma·te·ri·al

any material used in dentistry.

dental material

Any of several types of colloids, plastics, resins, and metal alloys used in dentistry to take impressions, restore teeth, or duplicate dentition.
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Transfer zone: The transfer zone (right-handed--4 o'clock to 7 o'clock; left-handed--5 o'clock to 8 o'clock) is the area where instruments and dental materials are exchanged between the dental assistant and the dentist.
Part III introduces 4 individual case studies examining aspects of dental materials through patient charting, photos, radiographs, and questions.
His greatest joy was helping those on their quest to recover from the many degenerative diseases caused by silver (mercury) fillings and heavy metal toxicity from other dental materials.
Discount Dental Materials Inc (OTCBB:DDOO), announced on Thursday that it has changed its name to Cerebain Biotech Corp.
Its offers equipment such as abrasive, air abrasion, air polishing, dust confinement, C-saw, micro etching and tin plating equipment, as well as dental materials.
Cerebain Biotech Corp, a subsidiary of Discount Dental Materials Inc (OTCBB:DDOO), announced on Tuesday that medical device product development company, Sonos Models Inc, is set to procure pig omentum for the purpose of testing the first prototypes of Cerebain's medical device product for treatment of Alzheimer's.
Current and potential areas of collaboration include expansion of research in dental materials science, including studies of radiation effects on dental materials; biotechnology research in areas from biodefense to biological waste treatment and bioremediation; behavior and health effects of environmental contaminants; technologies developed for homeland defense applications and emergency medicine; materials developed for waste management uses that could be adapted for therapeutic treatments; 3-D imaging and rapid fabrication technologies; and adapting sensor systems from environmental monitoring and cleanup for use in surgery and diagnosis.
Nisha Garg and Amit Garg (conservative dentistry and endodontics and oral and maxillofacial surgery, Manav Rachna Dental College, India) offer a textbook for undergraduate and graduate students that explains disease processes and properties of dental materials along with clinical skills.
Discover which dental materials are optimal for your health.
CHEMICALS widely used in food packaging and dental materials may be helping to cause breast cancer.
For example, the Polymers Division and the American Dental Association have collaborated in research on dental materials for many years.