TITLE

PROPHYLACTIC ODONTOTOMY

AUTHOR(S)
HYATT, THADDEUS P.
PUB. DATE
December 1924
SOURCE
Journal of Dental Research;Dec1924, Vol. 6 Issue 4, p389
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Speech
ABSTRACT
The article presents a speech by Thaddeus P. Hyatt, the dental director of the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, at a meeting of the New York Academy of Dentistry in New York City on October 22, 1925. Hyatt discusses the prevention of dental caries and the effectiveness of prophylactic odontotomy for treating tooth decay. Particular attention is paid to developing a procedure for the treatment of non-carious teeth that would make them immune to bacterial plaques and decay for life.
ACCESSION #
36494367

 

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