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pe·do·don·tics

(pē-dō-don'tiks),
The branch of dentistry concerned with the dental care and treatment of children.
[G. pais, child, + odous, tooth]

pedodontics

/pe·do·don·tics/ (pe-do-don´tiks) the branch of dentistry dealing with the teeth and mouth conditions of children.

pedodontics

(pē′də-dŏn′tĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The branch of dentistry that deals with the treatment of children.

pe′do·don′tist (-dŏn′tĭst) n.

pedodontics

pe·di·at·ric den·tis·try

(pē'dē-at'rik den'tis-trē)
The branch of dentistry concerned with the dental care and treatment of children.
Synonym(s): pedodontia, pedodontics, paediatric dentistry.

pe·di·at·ric den·tis·try

(pē'dē-at'rik den'tis-trē)
Branch of practice concerned with diagnosis, management, and treatment of dental and orofacial conditions in children.
Synonym(s): pedodontia, pedodontics, paediatric dentistry.

pedodontics (pē´dədon´tiks),

n the branch of dentistry that includes the following: training the child to accept dentistry; restoring and maintaining the primary, mixed, and permanent dentitions; applying preventive measures for dental caries and periodontal disease; and preventing, intercepting, and correcting various problems of occlusion.
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This study was conducted in Pedodontics department at outdoor clinics of King Hussein Medical Center in Amman-Jordan, during the period of one year.
Inclusion criteria: Children between 2 to 13 years of age who had one tooth extracted under local anesthesia in our Pedodontics clinic during the period of the study.
Twenty years ago, Kreinces (1975) argued for the application of Ginott's humanistic interpersonal psychology to be applied to pedodontics.
Amin is an assistant professor at Dental Public Health and Preventive Dentistry, Pedodontic and Dental Public Health Department, and Faculty of Dentistry at Tanta University in Egypt.
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dentists for selected pedodontic (patients under 18) tooth procedures, including decay removal, cavity preparation for restorations and related applications.
It is the first such pedodontic clearance in the United States.
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Department of Pedodontics and Preventive dentistry, Rajah Muthiah Dental College and Hospital, Annamalai University, Annamalainagar, Tamilnadu.
CASE-1: A 4-day old male neonate was brought to the Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, K.