Textbook of Operative Dentistry

Textbook of Operative Dentistry

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This new edition is a complete guide to operative dentistry. Beginning with an introduction, physiology, dental caries and tooth preparation, the text also discusses pain and infection control. The following sections examine different operative procedures.

New techniques such as minimal intervention dentistry, nanotechnology and lasers; and advances in dental materials are discussed in detail. More than 1200 colour images, illustrations, flow charts and tables are included.

Key points

Complete guide to operative dentistry

Discusses numerous different procedures, and pain and infection control
New techniques and advances in materials described in detail
More than 1200 colour images, illustrations, flow charts and tables
Previous edition published in 2010
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Product details

  • Hardback | 450 pages
  • 216 x 279 x 25.4mm | 1,200g
  • New Delhi, India
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 1200 Halftones, color
  • 9350259397
  • 9789350259399
  • 1,234,548

Table of contents

Introduction to Operative Dentistry

Tooth Nomenclature

Structure of Teeth

Physiology of Tooth Form

Dental Caries

Cutting Instruments

Principles of Tooth Preparation

Patient Evaluation, Diagnosis and Treatment Planning

Patient and Operator Position

Isolation of the Operating Field

Infection Control

Pain Control

Matricing and Tooth Separation

Pulp Protection

Interim Restorations

Bonding to Enamel and Dentin

Composite Restorations

Tooth Preparation for Composite Restorations

Aesthetics in Dentistry

Amalgam Restorations

Pin Retained Restorations

Direct Filling Gold

Cast Metal Restorations

Glass Ionomer Cement

Dental Ceramics

Tooth Hypersensitivity

Management of Discolored Teeth

Minimally Intervention Dentistry

Cervical Lesions

Evidence based Dentistry

Nanodentistry and its Applications
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About Nisha Garg

Nisha Garg MDS (Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics)

Consultant Endodontics, Manav Rachna Dental College, Faridabad, Haryana, India

Amit Garg MDS

Consultant Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon, Manav Rachna Dental College, Faridabad, Haryana, India
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