Visual Models for Dentists


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All dental offices need visual models to help explain dental hygiene, dental diseases and the structures of the mouth, jaw and teeth. LWW's visual models provide hands-on examples to help dentists explain dental anatomy and diseases to their patients. In this presentation, we offer a look at the visual models available for use in dental offices.

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Visual Models for Dentists

  1. 1. Anatomy of Education:Visual Models for Dental Offices
  2. 2. Dental Demonstration ModelsWhether you need help explaining the anatomy of TMJ or simply how to floss, the dental demonstration models by the Anatomical Chart Company can help.Our anatomical charts and models provide full-color representations of human anatomy and physical ailments. This presentation will provide an in-depth look at the models and charts available for use in an dentist’s office. 2
  3. 3. Brushing and Flossing Teaching ModelThe brushing and flossing teaching model is three times the size of a human mouth. The model is hinged at the jaw and opens for easy demonstration of proper brushing and flossing techniques. Weighs 1 pound Made of plastic 3
  4. 4. Giant Molar ModelThe giant molar model provides a detailed model of a 3-root molar, perfect for illustrating what a healthy molar looks like, as well as describing the process of a root cannel. Divides in half to show 8 features and a cavity Permanently mounted Made of fiberglass Weighs 1.25 pounds Key included 4
  5. 5. Upper and Lower Jaw ModelThe jaw model provides a detailed cross-section of the upper and lower jaw. The model opens to reveal the masticating surface of the teeth and the palate. Key indicates the 18 numbered features Mounted on stand Made of fiberglass Weighs 3.1 pounds 5
  6. 6. TMJ Skull ModelThe TMJ model provides a side view of a human skull with an elastic representation of the medial and lateral ptergoids, and the temporal and masseter muscles. The model also illustrates the relationship of the temporal mandibular structures to occlusion, which is helpful to for describing TMJ to patients. Made of fiberglass Model weighs 2 pounds 6
  7. 7. Anatomical Charts for DentistsLWW’s anatomical charts for dentists include a tooth anatomy chart and a chart on teeth and jaw disorders.The anatomy of teeth chart provides a detailed cross section of a tooth and its surrounding gum and bone. The chart illustrates the types of teeth and their functions, and labels the primary teeth, permanent teeth, childhood dentition and oral cavity.The teeth and jaw disorders chart provides a longitudinal view of a normal tooth, and illustrates diseases of the teeth and gums including periodontal disease, dental caries, abscess formation, glandular problems and impaction. Illustrations of 12 dental anomalies, including enamel hypoplasia, fusion, germination, microdontia, macrodontia, toothbrush abrasion, hypodontia, hyperdontia, pulp polyp, dens invaginatus, attrition, and erosion are included. 7
  8. 8. Learn MoreFor more information about these or other anatomical models and charts, visit Or, follow us on social media. 8
  9. 9. About Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is a leading international publisher of trusted content delivered in innovative ways to practitioners, professionals and students to learn new skills, stay current on their practice, and make important decisions to improve patient care and clinical outcomes. LWW is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is part of  Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company with 2011 annual revenues of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion).Source: Trebuchet 10pt regular, left-aligned with slide title 9