dental nurse


dental nurse

The new mediacal dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dental nurse — Dental nurses work as part of a dental team in a variety of clinical and non clinical settings. The term Dental nurse has a defined meaning within the UK. From 30 July 2008, all Dental nurses in the UK must be registered with the General Dental… …   Wikipedia

  • dental nurse — UK US noun [countable] [singular dental nurse plural dental nurses] british someone whose job is to help dentists in their work Thesaurus: dentists and dental health professionals …   Useful english dictionary

  • dental nurse — n someone whose job is to help a dentist …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dental nurse — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms dental nurse : singular dental nurse plural dental nurses British someone whose job is to help dentists in their work …   English dictionary

  • dental nurse — see dental auxiliary …   Medical dictionary

  • dental nurse — noun (C) someone whose job is to help a dentist …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Dental assistant — Dental assistants assist the dental operator (dentist or other treating dental auxiliary) provide more efficient dental treatment, by preparing the patient for treatment, sterilizing instruments, passing instruments during the procedure, holding… …   Wikipedia

  • Dental therapist — A dental therapist receives specialized training in treating children s teeth and oral hygiene. Local dental regulations determine the duties therapists are able to perform. Typically, therapists under the prescription of a dentist are licensed… …   Wikipedia

  • dental auxiliary — any of several assistants to a dentist, now referred to as professionals complementary to dentistry. A dental hygienist performs scaling and instruction in oral hygiene under the prescription of the dentist. A dental nurse helps the dentist at… …   Medical dictionary

  • dental care professional — any of several professionals supporting a dentist, formerly referred to as dental auxiliaries and professionals complementary to dentistry. A dental hygienist performs scaling and instruction in oral hygiene under the prescription of the dentist …   The new mediacal dictionary


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