Wheeler's Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion

Now in full color, this essential text features a visually oriented presentation of dental anatomy, physiology, and occlusion — the foundation for all of the dental sciences. Coverage includes discussions of clinical considerations, dentitions, pulp formation, and the sequence of eruptions. In addition to detailed content on dental macromorphology and evidence-based chronologies of the human dentitions, this edition also includes flash cards, an updated Companion CD-ROM, and Evolve resources that make this text a comprehensive resource for dental anatomy.

Book, 368 Pages

Published: June 2009

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-3625-6


  • 1. Introduction to Dental Anatomy

    2. Development and Eruption of the Teeth

    3. The Primary (Deciduous) Teeth

    4. Forensics, Comparative Anatomy, Geometries, and Form and Function

    5. Orofacial Complex: Form and Function

    6. The Permanent Maxillary Incisors

    7. The Permanent Mandibular Incisors

    8. The Permanent Canines: Maxillary and Mandibular

    9. The Permanent Maxillary Premolars

    10. The Permanent Mandibular Premolars

    11. The Permanent Maxillary Molars

    12. The Permanent Mandibular Molars

    13. Pulp Chambers and Canals

    14. Dento-Osseous Structures, Blood Vessels and Nerves

    15. The Temporomandibular Joints, Teeth, and Muscles and their Functions

    16. Occlusion

    17. Flash Cards Appendix


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