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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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Although he didn't visit as often as recommended, he did go visit his orthodontist from time to time.
We've got thousands of patients who are running around with braces on who have not been seen by an orthodontist since March," said John Gober, a pediatric dentist who owns three clinics in the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
The orthodontist can intervene at this stage and prevent the problem from worsening with age.
What one local orthodontist calls the ABCs of dental care - alignment, bleaching and cleaning - are by no means the domain of children.
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For an orthodontist clinic, it is not enough to have a website or listing on a local directory to appear in the top web search results, especially since your competition is doing the same exact thing.
com)-- SureSmile is a digital technology that equips orthodontists with a powerful diagnostic, treatment and monitoring tool to deliver the most precise, customized orthodontic care available.
His orthodontist had been involved in starting two other banks.
Pickron, founder of Pickron Orthodontic Care and a practicing orthodontist for 40 years.
In 2008, the orthodontist and owner of Braces by Burris of Jonesboro, started the Smile for a Lifetime Foundation to help children who can't afford orthodontic care.
VENTURA - Norman Nagel, a local orthodontist who helped jump-start the dental hygiene program at Oxnard College, took office this week as the newly elected board president of the Ventura County Community College District.
Anil Idiculla, an award-winning orthodontist and professor at The University of Colorado, will present "Accelerate Your Practice Using AcceleDent" during the staff program.

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