Descriptor English: Orthodontists
Descriptor Spanish: Ortodoncistas
Descriptor ortodoncistas
Scope note: Dentistas especializados en el tratamiento de los DIENTES mal alineados y MALOCLUSIÓN.
Descriptor Portuguese: Ortodontistas
Descriptor French: Orthodontistes
Entry term(s): Dentofacial Orthopedist
Dentofacial Orthopedists
Orthopedist, Dentofacial
Orthopedists, Dentofacial
Tree number(s): M01.526.485.330.655
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Dentists who specialize in the treatment of misaligned TEETH and MALOCCLUSION.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
OG organization & administration
PX psychology
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 2016
History Note: 2016
DeCS ID: 56196
Unique ID: D000066792
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Date Established: 2016/01/01
Date of Entry: 2015/07/01
Revision Date: 2018/06/29
Orthodontists - Preferred
Concept UI M000596291
Scope note Dentists who specialize in the treatment of misaligned TEETH and MALOCCLUSION.
Preferred term Orthodontists
Entry term(s) Orthodontist
Dentofacial Orthopedists - Narrower
Concept UI M000596293
Scope note Dentists who specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of neuromuscular and skeletal abnormalities of the developing or mature orofacial structures.
Preferred term Dentofacial Orthopedists
Entry term(s) Dentofacial Orthopedist
Orthopedist, Dentofacial
Orthopedists, Dentofacial

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