Origin of endodonticsend(o)- + -odont + -ics
the branch of dentistry that treats disorders of the pulp; root-canal therapy
nounused with a sing. verb
The branch of dentistry that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the tooth root, dental pulp, and surrounding tissue.
Origin of endodonticsendo- (ortho)dontics
- Oral Surgery, Oral Medicine, Oral Pathology, Oral Radiology, and Endodontics 97 (January 2004): 23-7.