prosthodontist


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

prosthodontist

 [pros″tho-don´tist]
a specialist in prosthodontics.

pros·tho·don·tist

(pros'thō-don'tist),
A dentist engaged in the practice of prosthodontics.

prosthodontist

 Dentistry A dentist specialized in restoring teeth, replacing missing teeth and maintaining proper occlusion of teeth to restore appearance, comfort, and/or health

pros·tho·don·tist

(prosthŏ-dontist)
A dentist engaged in the practice of prosthodontics.

pros·tho·don·tist

(prosthŏ-dontist)
A dentist engaged in the practice of prosthodontics.

prosthodontist (pros´thōdon´tist),

n a dental professional engaged in the practice of prosthodontics. A specialist in the practice of prosthodontics.
References in periodicals archive ?
In those patient who undergone through Pre Surgical Naso Alveolar Molding (PNAM) therapy, good collaboration between Orthodontist and Prosthodontist is required.
Then the patient returns to the prosthodontist to begin the teeth reconstruction.
Preservation of tissues- The main goal of a prosthodontist is the perpetual preservation of what is present.
Brackett, president of the American College of Prosthodontists, Chicago, III.
This offers patients of the affiliated practices with a collaborative, multi-disciplinary treatment plan involving the prosthodontist, oral surgeon and technician under one roof.
It is the duty of the prosthodontist to make sure that the patient is properly educated as to what wearing dentures will be like [5,13].
In full mouth rehabilitation there are different philosophies and concepts among them based on clinical situation of the patient prosthodontist chooses the apt technique.
24 A study to assess the use of face-bow among Chinese prosthodontist in complete denture fabrication found that 97% of experienced Chinese prosthodontist seldom used a face-bow in complete denture fabrication.
A 40-year-old female presented for consultation with the prosthodontist regarding the appearance of her teeth.
It seems clear that the placement of implants in children with ED must be a team effort consisting of a surgeon, prosthodontist, orthodontist and periodontist.
Dr Mohamed Sultan al-Darwish, prosthodontist and dental implantologist at Al Wakra Hospital, has been elected the vice-chairman of Oral Health Group at the World Federation of Public Health Associations for 2015 to 2018.