1328 - The Language of Dentistry

Author/Editor: Esther K. Andrews, MA

Dentistry has a vast and precise language that may be difficult to understand by people new to the healthcare professions. As a healthcare worker, it is important to speak the language with office staff and other heathcare entities and to also translate technical terms to the patient. This course includes root words, prefixes, suffixes, abbreviations, and acronyms commonly used in dentistry.

CE Credits: 1
Original Release Date: 2013; Review Date: 2022; Next Review: 2025


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