McDonald and Avery Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent, 9th Edition

McDonald and Avery Dentistry for the Child and Adolescent

9th Edition

By Jeffrey A. Dean, DDS, MSD, Ralph E. McDonald Professor of Pediatric Dentistry and Professor of Orthodontics, Indiana University School of Dentistry, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN; Ralph E. McDonald, DDS, MS, LLD, Dean Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN; David R. Avery, DDS, MSD, Ralph E. McDonald Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN; Ralph E. McDonald, DDS, MS, LLD, Dean Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN; David R. Avery, DDS, MSD, Ralph E. McDonald Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN; Jeffrey A. Dean, DDS, MSD, Ralph E. McDonald Professor of Pediatric Dentistry and Professor of Orthodontics, Indiana University School of Dentistry, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN; David R. Avery, DDS, MSD, Ralph E. McDonald Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children, Indianapolis, IN and Ralph E. McDonald, DDS, MS, LLD, Dean Emeritus and Professor Emeritus of Pediatric Dentistry, Indiana University School of Dentistry, Indianapolis, IN


  1. Examination of the Mouth and Other Relevant Structures
  2. Child Abuse and Neglect
  3. Psychologic Management of Children?s Behaviors
  4. Development and Morphology of the Primary Teeth
  5. Radiographic Techniques
  6. Clinical Genetics for the Dental Practitioner
  7. Acquired and Developmental Disturbances of the Teeth and Associated Oral Structures
  8. Tumors of the Oral Soft Tissues and Cysts and Tumors of the Bone
  9. Eruption of the Teeth: Local, Systemic, and Congenital Factors That Influence the Process
  10. Dental Caries in the Child and Adolescent
  11. Mechanical and Chemotherapeutic Home Oral Hygiene
  12. Nutritional Considerations for the Pediatric Dental Patient
  13. Local Anesthesia for the Child and Adolescent
  14. Pharmacologic Management of Patient Behavior
  15. Hospital Dental Services for Children and the Use of General Anesthesia
  16. Dental Materials
  17. Pit and Fissure Sealants
  18. Restorative Dentistry
  19. Treatment of Deep Caries, Vital Pulp Exposure, and Pulpless Teeth
  20. Gingivitis and Periodontal Disease
  21. Management of Trauma to the Teeth and Supporting Tissues
  22. Prosthodontic Treatment of the Adolescent Patient
  23. Dental Problems of Children with Disabilities
  24. Management of the Medically Compromised Patient: Hematology, Oncology, Hepatitis, and AIDS
  25. Growth of the Face and Dental Arches
  26. Cephalometrics and Facial Esthetics: The Key to Complete Treatment Planning
  27. Managing the Developing Occlusion
  28. Multidisciplinary Team Approach to Cleft Lip and Palate Management
  29. Practice Management
  30. Community Oral Health
  31. Pediatric Oral Surgery NEW!