Key Features

  • A 40-page Spanish-language review covers accents, common parts of speech, and correct pronunciation.
  • Comprehensive coverage includes foundational information on the Spanish language, plus coverage of the full range of dental care from patient greeting and office administration through assessment, evaluation, and general and specialty dental treatment.
  • Summary boxes highlight key terms and phrases in a two-column format, with English on the left and Spanish on the right.
  • A glossary of common English-to-Spanish everyday terminology is provided in the back of the book.
  • Trusted content is developed and reviewed by an expert editorial board comprising dentists, dental hygienists, and dental assistants. This is the only Spanish terminology book written specifically for dental professionals by dental professionals.

Table of 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

Details

No. of pages:
384
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323069915
Electronic ISBN:
9780323168731