dentistry dentistry  /ˈdɛn tə stri/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the branch of medicine dealing with the anatomy and development and diseases of the teeth

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Each year the board arranges to send hundreds of students whose home states do not have schools of medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or social work to states that do.
  2. Workers' contributions have been upped in stages to 39 a week, and there are now partial charges for prescriptions, appliances, eyeglasses and dentistry.
  3. In 1958 it was sanctioned by the American Medical Association for use in medicine and dentistry.

News

  1. John Schiro, DDS, Founder of Austin Cosmetic Dentistry, Sees how Smile Makeovers Change Lives

    AUSTIN, Texas, June 14, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Austin Cosmetic Dentistry in search of a new smile.  Dr. Schiro reports that, "During their initial consultation they will say, ' want straight, ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PR Newswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Fuller Dentistry launches 'Healthy Smiles, Happy Kids'

    Midlothian’s Fuller Dentistry has launched a new “Healthy Smiles, Happy Kids!” campaign, which aims to develop positive dental habits at home for children ages 2 through 10.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Midlothian Exchange

  3. Shamblott Family Dentistry Helps Feed Hungry Children Through Summer Harvest for Kids

    Shamblott Family Dentistry announced it will participate in Summer Harvest for Kids, an event sponsored by KSTP 5 Eyewitness News that offers much-needed relief for hungry Minnesota children during the summer months.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

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Quotes

  1. "It's not fraud," said Kim Gandy, president of the National Organization for Women. "If you say you're opening a medical clinic and performing legal medical procedures, it shouldn't matter if it's plastic surgery or podiatry or dentistry or...
    on Sep 20, 2007 By: Kim Gandy Source: Forbes

  2. "Harry is such a Dickensian character," says Riley. "I wondered if I would be able to disappear ...... but we got the false teeth to make him look like the product of British dentistry ...... and at one point, I decided to take him out."
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Michael Riley Source: Montreal Gazette

  3. Health Minister, Michael McGimpsey said: "I know that access to health service dentistry has been a matter of concern for many people across Northern Ireland. I am pleased that today I can announce a new contract that will provide access for an...
    on May 13, 2009 By: Michael McGimpsey Source: BBC News

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