Netter's Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry


  • Neil Norton, PhD, Professor of Oral Biology and Pharmacology, Creighton University, Omaha, NE

Netter’s Head and Neck Anatomy for Dentistry, by Neil S. Norton, PhD, uses more than 600 full-color images from the Netter Collection to richly depict all of the key anatomy that’s relevant to clinical practice. This new edition takes your knowledge further than ever with more Netter illustrations; addition of over 20 cone beam CT images; new chapters on the upper limbs, thorax, and abdomen; and more than 100 multiple-choice questions. Whether for your dental anatomy course, board review, or as a handy reference in your dental office, this concise, visual guide is an excellent anatomy atlas and quick reference for students and professionals in dentistry and dental hygiene.
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First -year dental students, or any student or professional in dentistry or dental hygiene


Book information

  • Published: November 2011
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4377-2663-3

Table of Contents

1. Development of the Head & Neck

2. Osteology

3. Basic Neuroanatomy & Cranial Nerves

4. The Neck

5. Scalp & Muscles of Facial Expression

6. Parotid Bed & Gland

7. Temporal & Infratemporal Fossae

8. Muscles of Mastication

9. Temporomandibular Joint

10. Pterygopalatine Fossa

11. Nose & Nasal Cavity

12. Paranasal Sinuses

13. Oral Cavity

14. Tongue

15. Pharynx

16. Larynx

17. Cervical Fascia

18. Ear

19. Eye & Orbit

20. Autonomics of the Head & Neck

21. Intraoral Injections

22. Introduction to the Upper Limb, Back, Thorax, and Abdomen

Appendix A. Questions and Answers

Appendix B. Lymphatics