Wheeler's Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion - 9th Edition

Wheeler's Dental Anatomy, Physiology and Occlusion

9th Edition

Authors: Stanley Nelson Stanley Nelson
Imprint: Saunders

Description

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.

Key Features

  • Understand the standards of tooth formation and apply them to clinical presentations with the Development and Eruption of the Teeth chapter.
  • Focus on the functions and esthetics of disorders you’ll encounter in daily practice with content on TMJ and muscle disorders.
  • Get a concise review of dentition development from in-utero to adolescence to adulthood with the appendix of tooth morphology.

Table of Contents

  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

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781455754588
eBook ISBN:
9781437721966
eBook ISBN:
9781455757725

About the Author

Stanley Nelson

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Co-Chair Clinical Sciences Education, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine, Las Vegas, NV

Stanley Nelson

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor and Co-Chair Clinical Sciences Education, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine, Las Vegas, NV