dental technician


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dental technician

n.
One who makes dental appliances and restorative devices, such as bridges or dentures, to the specifications of a dentist.

dental technician

dental technician

A person who makes dental appliances, such as dentures, bridges and orthodontic devices.

den·tal tech·ni·ci·an

(dentăl tek-nishăn)
The dental professional who fabricates crowns, bridges, and prosthetic devices under supervision of or following a prescription by a dentist.
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The aim of this study was to measure the lung function of dental technicians and to assess the connection between occupational exposures to particulate matter and MMA monomer and lung function of dental technicians.
John Goodman, a North Wales-based clinical dental technician and director of the Clinical Dental Technician Association, said: "Patients can get ripped off if they use an illegal technician; the product they get may not be to the proper level of quality and it could even cause damage to the bone structure or facial muscles or even psychological damage.
New generations of dental technicians will have a completely different way of work surrounded with PC's and high productivity machines.
You need to be on the General Dental Council (GDC) register before you can work as a dental technician.
United States Army dental technicians can be stationed in a number of places around the world.
Corpsmen dental technicians, religious program specialists and personnelmen serving with Marine Corps units in Okinawa and Iwakuni, Japan, can now expect to serve longer tours.
She said: "I was a dental technician and I gave that up to be a flight attendant.
Wayne Roberts was fined PS15,000 after being found guilty of two counts of illegal tooth whitening and a charge of falsely claiming to be a dental technician.
Ross was first registered with the General Dental Council (GDC) as a dental technician in October 2007.
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A The fact that most patients receiving dental treatment have no idea who or what a dental technician is.
Its special formula allows powder and liquid to blend perfectly, which gives the dental technician not only fracture resistance but highly esthetic results with a very even surface structure.