Dental Vocabulary Definitions

A

ADA Code
ADA Form
Anterior
Amalgam
Assignment of Benefits
Autoclave

B

Benefits-Less-Benefits
Block
BNDD
Bony Impaction
Bridges
BWX

C

Caries
Carve-Out
Clinical
Clinical Crown
Composites
Comprehensive
Convenient Hours
Co-Payment
CPR
Crowns
Cure

D

DEA
Darkroom
Deciduous
Deductible
Diagnostic
Double Book
Double Coverage

E

Enamel
EOB
Epinephrine
ESTHETICS
EXAMS

F

Fee Schedule
Film Packet
Fixed Bridge Work
FMX
Full Denture

G

Group Number
GUARANTOR

H

Halitosis
Handpieces
HBV
Hi-Lite
HMO

I

Impaction
Incisor
Infiltration

J

 

K

 

L

Lidocaine
Light-Bonds

M

Maintenance Therapy
Make a Model
Mandible
Maxilla
MedHx Sticker
Mepivicaine
Model Trimmer
Mount
MSDS

N

Nitrogen
Nitrous Head
NP (New Patient)

O

Operatory
Option Plans
Oral Pathologist
Oral Surgery
OSHA

P

Panographic
Panorex
Partial Dentures
Pathology
Patient Chart
Pedodontic
Percentage of Benefits
Periodontics
Post
Posterior
PPO
Pre-Medicate
Premium
Preventive
Preventive Waived
Primary
Processor (X-ray)
Prophylaxis
Prosthodontics
Provider
PTR

Q

Quadrant

R

Radiographs
RCT
Restoration

S

Safelight
Saliva Ejector
Schedule of Benefits
Sharps Container
Soft Tissue Impaction
Statement
Suction Pump
Suction Tip

T

Television (Ceiling)
Third Molars
Treatment Room

U

 

V

Vasoconstrictor

W

Waiting Room
Walk-In

X

X-ray

Y

 

Z