Key Features

This Indispensible text…

  • From 1968, this classic textbook has been the foundational text on operative dentistry
  • Amalgamates both theoretical and practical knowledge, and is supported by extensive clinical and laboratory research
  • Presents an illustrated step-by-step approach to conservative, restorative and preventive dentistry
  • Provides a thorough understanding of caries and an authoritative approach to its treatment and prevention

New to this South Asia Edition…

  • Reader friendly: Adapted keeping in mind the curriculum of the final year undergraduate student with exam and clinical oriented Clinical Notes boxes. The text is streamlined for improved readability
  • Full Color Design: Incorporates more than 497 illustrations including color photos and around 100 tables and boxes to better show techniques and detail
  • Added Chapters: Three new chapters on Restoring Contacts and Contours, Noncarious Lesions and their Management and Dentin Hypersensitivity have been included in this edition
  • Companion website: The website features three online chapters for additional study


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Elsevier India
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