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Related to pedodontics: periodontics, prosthodontics

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.
References in periodicals archive ?
Six hundred and ninety healthy pediatric patients who attended pedodontic clinics over a one year period were selected for the study.
Twenty years ago, Kreinces (1975) argued for the application of Ginott's humanistic interpersonal psychology to be applied to pedodontics.
Alaluusua, Department of Pedodontics and Orthodontics, Institute of Dentistry, P.
InterDent's network delivers comprehensive dentistry to over one million patients annually, including general dentistry, orthodontics, periodontics, endodontics, pedodontics, prosthodontics, and oral surgery.
1) Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, Government Dental College and Hospital, Hyderabad, Telangana, India, (2) Department of Periodontics, Kamineni Institute of Dental Sciences, Narketpally, Nalgonda, Telangana, India
The contents of the published articles were grouped into 10 individual dental specialty articles namely oral pathology and microbiology, oral medicine and radiology, oral and maxillofacial surgery, pedodontics, periodontics, conservative dentistry and endodontics, prosthodontics, orthodontics, community dentistry, and implantology.
for Pedodontics Dept at Nair Hospital Dental College.
2] Post Graduate Student, Department of Pedodontics, Mahatma Gandhi Dental College & Hospital, Sitapura, Jaipur.
4) Department of Pedodontics and Preventive Dentistry, People's Dental Academy, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India.