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den·tur·ist

(den'chūr-ist),
A dental technician who fabricates and fits dentures without supervision of a dentist.

denturist

(dĕn′chər-ĭst)
n.
A dental technician who specializes in making, fitting, and repairing dentures as a direct service to the public rather than through a licensed dentist.

denturist

[den′chərist]
a person other than a dentist who engages in the practice of dentistry, usually only to the extent of providing only the construction and insertion of complete or partial dentures without the ability to diagnose a patient's dental conditions. Most states in the United States have laws restricting such activity. See also dental laboratory technician.

den·tur·ist

(denchŭr-ist)
Dental technician who fabricates and fits dentures without supervision of a dentist.

denturist

(den´chərist),
n a person other than a dental professional (usually a technician) who engages in the practice of dentistry that is usually limited to making and fitting complete or partial dentures. Dental practice acts vary in allowing this.
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24, allows licensed denturists to install partial dentures: YES.
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Measure 24: Would allow licensed denturists to install partial dentures; would authorize cooperative dentist-denturist business ventures.
com/campuses/toronto-yonge-campus/where she received personal care from the campus manager and an instructor—both of whom are certified denturists, and the latter of whom runs his own clinic in Toronto.
A recent study in Canada shows that contrary to denturists' statements, denturists in Canada do not provide removable partial dentures and complete denture treatment at a lower fee than dentists.
Measure 24 provides cooperation between dentists and denturists to work on partial dentures for their patients.
Denturists, who are licensed by the state to make full upper or lower dentures, are asking voters in the Nov.
COMING WEDNESDAY Measure 24: Allows licensed denturists to install partial dentures