Head, Neck and Dental Anatomy

  • AUTHORS: Marjorie J. Short; Deborah Levin-Goldstein
  • ISBN-13: 9781111306786 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 288 Pages  Paperback 
  • 4th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2002, 1994, 1987
  • ©2013     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

HEAD, NECK and DENTAL ANATOMY is brimming with new, full-color figures that showcase anatomical details of the mouth and teeth. The most important features of each tooth are detailed in brief charts, making excellent study guides. Known for its engaging style, this concise text is fully revised, including new worksheets with multiple choice and labeling questions. With its enhanced figures, fresh design, and updated materials the fourth edition promises to be a reliable go-to resource throughout your education and career!

Features

  • Concise presentation of this text promotes retention of anatomical detail through it's simple, clear style and balanced design.
  • Morphology concepts are discussed in the context of anatomy to help draw connections and enhance understanding for a comprehensive approach to head, neck, and dental anatomy.

About the Contributor

AUTHORS
  • Marjorie J. Short

    Marjorie J. Short is a retired Professor of the Dental Hygiene Program at Middlesex Community College in Lowell, MA, where she served as Department Chairman for 15 years and Professor for 25 years. Prior to her tenure at Middlesex Community College, she was a Professor of Dental Anatomy at SUNY Farmingdale.

  • Deborah Levin-Goldstein

    Deborah Levin-Goldstein received her MS and BS degrees from Columbia University. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH) and instructor at Northampton Community College in Bethlehem, PA.

Table of Contents

Part I: INTRODUCTION TO ORAL CAVITY.
1. Nomenclature.
2. Structure of the Oral Cavity.
3. The Tooth and Its Surrounding Structures.
4. Numbering Systems.
Part II: PERMANENT ANTERIOR TEETH.
5. Maxillary Incisors.
6. Mandibular Incisors.
7. Canines.
Part III: PERMANENT POSTERIOR TEETH.
8. Maxillary Premolars.
9. Mandibular Premolars.
10. Maxillary First and Second Molars.
11. Mandibular First and Second Molars.
12. Third Molars.
Part IV: RELATED TOPICS.
13. Deciduous Dentition.
14. Tooth Development.
15. Occlusion.
16. Form and Function.
Part V: HEAD AND NECK ANATOMY.
17. Osteology of the Skull.
18. Muscles of the Head and Neck.
19. Nerves of the Head and Neck.
20. Arteries of the Head and Neck.
21. Salivary Glands.
22. Temporomandibular Joint.

New to this Edition

  • Updated figures: now presented in color, have been improved with anatomical details to match the descriptions.
  • New Practice Problems: Worksheets with multiple choice and labeling questions have been included to provide students with opportunities to practice and prepare for anatomy questions commonly found on the CDA exam.