A dentist who specializes in replacing missing teeth or other structures of the mouth to restore an individual’s appearance, comfort, or health.

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  • prosthodontist — noun Date: 1917 a specialist in prosthodontics …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • prosthodontist — /pros theuh don tist/, n. a specialist in prosthodontics. [1915 20; PROSTHODONT(ICS) + IST] * * * …   Universalium

  • prosthodontist — noun one who specializes in prosthodontics …   Wiktionary

  • Prosthodontist — A dentist with special training in making replacements for missing teeth or other structures of the oral cavity to restore the patient s appearance, comfort, and/or health. The American College of Prosthodontists states : Prosthodontists are… …   Medical dictionary

  • prosthodontist — prÉ‘sθə dÉ‘ntɪst / dÉ’n n. one who creates artificial teeth; one who repairs artificial teeth …   English contemporary dictionary

  • prosthodontist — pros·tho·don·tist …   English syllables

  • prosthodontist — noun a dentist who is expert in prosthodontics • Derivationally related forms: ↑prosthodontia, ↑prosthodontics • Hypernyms: ↑dentist, ↑tooth doctor, ↑dental practitioner …   Useful english dictionary

  • Prosthodontics — is one of the 9 specialties recognized by the American Dental Association, Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons. A prosthodontist is a dentist who specializes in prosthodontics, the specialty of… …   Wikipedia

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  • Paul Dengelegi — Dr. Paul Dengelegi (born March 15, 1963) is an American Dentist and Prosthodontist and who is the author of the Casca series of novels that had been first authored by Barry Sadler. Dengelegi was awarded the authorship of the series by Sadler s… …   Wikipedia

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