Prostheses, Dental, Fixed, Partial
Definition : Dental prostheses designed to replace more than one missing tooth (i.e., dental bridges), that are fixed (e.g., cemented) by the dentist to natural teeth, roots, or dental implants used as abutments and that the patient cannot remove. These prostheses are typically custom-made devices that include two main components: the retainers (i.e., castings), joined together by connectors, and pontics (artificial teeth that are integral components of the prostheses); they are made of cast metal alloys or combinations of metal alloys and synthetic (e.g., acrylic) resins or ceramic. The size of fixed partial dental prostheses is frequently measured in total units; each retainer and pontic counts as one unit.
Entry Terms : "Fixed Dental Prostheses, Partial" , "Maryland Dental Bridges" , "Bridges, Dental" , "Dental Bridges"
UMDC code : 23606
da Vinci Dental Studios
For over three decades, davinci has been the pioneer and leader in cosmetic porcelain veneers. In fact, daVinci was the first dental laboratory to introduce cosmetic porcelain veneers to Hollywood.
H & O Dental Laboratory
Established in 1945, H & O Laboratory continues to serve dentists and dental schools throughout New England. We offer a complete range of dental laboratory products, all manufactured in the United States with FDA approved and ADA accepted materials
Henry Schein Inc
Henry Schein, Inc., a FORTUNE 500 company and a member of the NASDAQ 100 Index, is the largest provider of health care products and services to medical, dental, and veterinary office-based practitioners. The Company is one of Fortune Magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies", and is ranked number 1 in its industry in social responsibility and global competitiveness.
PREAT Corporation remains the only multi-generation family owned Precision Attachment Company. PREAT has no affiliation with any implant company.
ProTech Professional Products Inc
Founded in 1983, ProTech Professional Products, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and distributor of quality dental laboratory and operatory supplies throughout the world. Although we offer several outstanding products for the general dentist and orthodontist, the majority of our offerings are devoted to the production and repair of removable prosthetic devices.