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Spanish Terminology for the Dental Team

An essential reference for every dental office, Mosby's Spanish Terminology for the Dental Team, 2nd Edition helps Spanish-speaking patients feel more at ease in your practice by helping you and your staff communicate in Spanish more effectively. Dental-specific terms and phonetic spellings help you translate each step of the dental experience, from initial contact through advanced procedures. Quick and easy to use, this pocket-sized resource also covers the new terminology related to hot topics and emerging trends such as implants, oral and maxillofacial surgery, and cosmetic dentistry. A companion website includes audio pronunciations and printable handouts for your Hispanic patients on topics including preventive care, orthodontics, and general caries procedures.

Book,

Published: June 2010

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-10142-4

Contents

  • Part I: Anatomy

    1. Oral Anatomy

    2. Head and Neck Anatomy

    3. General Anatomy

    Part II: Dental Terminology

    4. Emergencies in the Dental Office

    5. Dental Examination/Patient Assessment and Treatment Planning

    6. Dental Hygiene and Preventive Dentistry

    7.  Operative Dentistry

    8. Cosmetic Dentistry

    9.  Prosthodontics

    10.  Dental Implants

    11.  Oral Surgery

    12.  Laser Surgery and Radiosurgery

    13.  Periodontics

    14.  Endodontics

    15.  Pediatric Dentistry (Pedodontics)

    16.  Orthodontics

    17.  Oral Pathology/Oral Medicine

    18.  Oral Radiology

    19.  Consultation and Referral

    Part III: Medical Terminology

    20.  Review of Medical History

    21.  Medications and Pharmacy

    22.  Diet and NutritionPart

    IV: Office Administration and General Communications

    23.  Addressing the Patient with Courtesy

    24.  HIPAA and Informed Consent

    25.  Fees, Billing, and Insurance

    26.  Scheduling a Patient

    27.  Heritage and Culture

    Appendix A  Accents and Pronunciations

    Appendix B  Gender of Nouns

    Appendix C  Adjectives, Pronouns, and Verbs

    Glossary

    Spanish-English Vocabulary

    Informal Expressions

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