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orthodontist

 [or″tho-don´tist]
a dentist who specializes in orthodontics.

or·tho·dont·ist

(ōr'thō-don'tist),
A dental specialist who practices orthodontics.

orthodontist

/or·tho·don·tist/ (-don´tist) a dentist who specializes in orthodontics.

orthodontist

[-don′tist]
a dental specialist who practices the diagnosis, prevention, and correction of malocclusion along with neuromuscular and skeletal abnormalities of the developing or mature oral structures of the teeth.

or·tho·dont·ist

(ōr'thŏ-don'tist)
A dental specialist who practices orthodontics.

or·tho·dont·ist

(ōr'thŏ-don'tist)
A dental specialist who practices orthodontics.

orthodontist,

n a dental specialist who has completed an approved, advanced course of at least 2 years in the special area of orthodontics.
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Orthodontic treatment is a great option for lots of adults (and children), but think carefully about your options and choose an orthodontist who can provide the best treatment options for you, achieving the confident straight smile you are looking for.
An orthodontist can widen the child's palate so the upper jaw expands, and that in turn expands the nasal passages.
Reynolds adds, "Usually, orthodontists offer complimentary exams so it really is a good idea to have your child checked out by an orthodontist at age seven.
However, some orthodontist offices offer payment plans, making it worthwhile to check into what options are available.
In most cases you'll lose most of your FSA stash if you don't use it at the end of the year ($500 may be rolled over), but many orthodontists will help you use remaining funds to pay for treatment in the current calendar year.
Chi square test was performed to find out the presence of statistical significance among the three groups (Dentists, Orthodontists, Lay persons) (Table 1-4).
The aim of this study was to evaluate the perception and preference of different smile attributes amongst orthodontists and laypersons.
The clinic's director refused to refer me to another orthodontist, saying that he cannot do anything for me.
The advanced system was developed for seven years by a group of orthodontists, led by Dr.
The schoolgirl from Dundee had an extreme case of overcrowded teeth and needed to have several extracted before orthodontists could fit braces.
Speaking to mediapersons yesterday, Rumailah Hospital's dentistry department chairman Prof Rainer-Reginald Henno Miethke said that it was important to hold such conference in Qatar in order to update orthodontists about their profession, which is already some 100 years old.
Devin Bost, 22, has filed the lawsuit against orthodontist Dr.

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