Oral health deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and study of the diseases affecting the oral cavity, oral mucosa, maxillofacial area and the temperomandibular structure. Oral health is a vast area of study that includes sub-branches like geriatric dentistry, endodontics, oral medicine, periodontology, orthodontics, etc. This book is a valuable compilation of topics, ranging from the basic to the most complex advancements in the field of dentistry. From theories to research to practical applications, case studies related to all contemporary topics of relevance to this field have been included in the book. It presents this complex subject in the most comprehensible and easy to understand language. For all those who are interested in oral health, the text can prove to be an essential guide.
Philip Ciders holds an MSc in Dental Science for Clinical Practice from the Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom. He has wide-ranging areas of academic and research interests, which include disorders related to the jaws and salivary glands. Chiders is on the editorial board of several renowned oral healthcare and dentistry journals; and has edited over 250 technical papers and eight reference books. His works have also been helpful to many fellow researchers in their respective fields.