Feline Dentistry, 2nd Edition
The most up-to-date version of the leading resource on veterinary dentistry in cats
The Second Edition of Feline Dentistry delivers a comprehensive exploration of the specific considerations required to provide dental care to cats that emphasizes their unique needs.
The updated Second Edition includes brand-new material and approximately 300 new images illustrating diseases, conditions, and procedures discussed within the book. The new edition combines the pathology and treatment information to provide additional context which helps make it more clinically relevant. The book also offers:
- A thorough introduction to feline oral assessment, including anatomy, oral examinations, radiology, and charting
- Comprehensive explorations of dental pathology and treatment in cats, including necessary equipment and materials and anesthesia and pain control
- Practical discussions of dental pathology prevention in felines, including plaque and tartar control
Perfect for veterinary general practitioners and veterinary students, Feline Dentistry Second Edition will also be useful to veterinary technicians seeking a one-stop, visual resource on feline-specific dentistry.
Table of contents
About the Author
Chapter 1 Anatomy
Chapter 2 The Feline Dental Operatory-Equipment, Instruments and Materials
Chapter 3 Anesthesia and Analgesia for Feline Dental Patients
Chapter 4 The Oral Disease Assessment, Treatment and Prevention Visit
Chapter 5 Dental Radiography
Chapter 6 Tooth Resorption
Chapter 7 Oropharyngeal Inflammation
Chapter 8 Oral Masses
Chapter 9 Oral Cavity Trauma
Chapter 10 Occlusal Disorders
About the Author
Jan Bellows, DVM, Diplomate American Veterinary Dental College, Diplomate American Board of Veterinary Practitioners (Canine and Feline specialties), All Pets Dental, Weston, Florida, USA.