Dental Glossary

Dentists and Hygienist have a language all their own. This guide breaks down the professional terminology into everyday language.

A

  • Abscess

  • Acid Reflux

  • Acidic Foods

  • Acrylic Resin

  • ADA Seal of Approval

  • Advanced Periodontitis

  • Amalgam

  • Anesthesia

  • Arterial Plaque

  • Automatic Flosser

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B

C

D

E

  • Eating Disorders

  • Enamel

  • Endodontics

  • Erosion

  • Estrogen levels

  • Estrogen Replacement

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F

  • Facial Cavities

  • Fever Blister

  • Fillings

  • Flavonoids

  • Flipper Denture

  • Flossing

  • Fluoride

  • Fluorosis

  • Folic Acid

  • Fractures

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G

  • GERD

  • Gingival Hyperplasia

  • Gingivitis

  • Gingivoplasty

  • Glass Lonomer

  • Gold Foil

  • Gum Disease

  • Gum Recession

  • Gumline

  • Gums

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H

I

L

  • Laser Gum Surgery

  • Lidocaine

  • Lingual Cavities

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M

N

  • Natal Teeth

  • Nerve

  • Nesbit Denture

  • Night Guard

  • Nitrous Oxide

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O

P

R

S

T

U

V

  • Veneers

  • Vitamin B

  • Vitamin C

  • Vitamin D

  • Vitamins

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W

X