Mosby's Dental Dictionary

A handy reference ideal for the entire dental team, Mosby's Dental Dictionary, 3rd Edition defines over 10,000 terms covering all areas of dentistry. Definitions include specialties such as endodontics, periodontics, surgery, and commonly used medical terms. Pocket sized and easy to carry, this edition includes over 300 illustrations and addresses new innovations, research, technology, and products. Extensive appendices provide quick access to the information you use every day, and a new companion website offers audio pronunciations plus videos and animations.
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Book information

  • Published: August 2013
  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-10012-0

Table of Contents

Pronunciation Guide

Alphabetic Listing of Terms


  1. Symbols and Abbreviations
  2. American Dental Association (ADA) Dental Codes 2007/2008
  3. Anxiety and Pain Management
  4. Clinical Oral Structures
  5. Dental Professional Organizations
  6. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996
  7. Infection Control
  8. Legal and Ethical Issues
  9. How Dental Terms Are Made and Read
  10. Nutrition and Nutritional Counseling
  11. Pharmacology
  12. Radiology and Radiography
  13. Tooth Numbering Systems and Explanation for Mounting Radiographs
  14. Dental Prosthetics