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Contributors in Dentistry



Biotechnology; Biochemistry

description a statement presenting something in words, from verb describe

Palmer’s notation

Health care; Dentistry

An identification system for teeth; widely used to designate individual teeth amongst orthodontists.


Dental services; Dentistry

The science dealing with the study of the teeth and their surrounding tissues and with the prevention and cure of their diseases.

Dental floss

Dental services; Dentistry

Dental floss is either a bundle of thin nylon filaments or a plastic (Teflon or polyethylene) ribbon used to remove food and dental plaque from teeth. The floss is gently inserted between the teeth ...

Dental surgery

Dental services; Dentistry

Dental surgery is any of a number of medical procedures which involve artificially modifying the dentition.


Health care; Dentistry

Different types of teeth within the same dentition (ie. Incisors, canines, molars).

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