Presentation on theme: "Identifying teeth using the Universal Numbering System, Federation Dentaire International System, and the Universal Charting method. Clark DHO 17.3."— Presentation transcript:
1Identifying teeth using the Universal Numbering System, Federation Dentaire International System, and the Universal Charting method.ClarkDHO 17.3
2The Universal Charting Method There are many ways used to identify teeth inside our mouth. The Universal Charting Method is used to label the teeth in the mouth. This helps dentistfind what tooth or teeth has cavities.
3Universal Numbering System abbreviated form of identifying the teeth.the tooth has anumber or letter toidentify it.primary teeth are labeledA-Tpermanent teeth are 1-32
4federation dentaire international numbering system another way to identifythe teeth & most commonthe mouth is divided into4 quadrants, code numbersare assigned to each quad.
5continued maxillary right is 5, maxillary left is 6, mandibular left is 7,and mandibular right is 8.teeth in each quadrantare labeled 1-5the number of the quad andnumber of the tooth combinedare the code to the tooth.
6Primary or deciduous teeth Primary or Deciduous teeth or “baby teeth” form in a baby or a infant. These teeth are form in an early age in childhood, but will be later replaced by the adult teeth in the years to come.
7Permanent or succedaneous teeth They are the second set of teeth that come out after the Primary teeth or “baby teeth”. They are the ones that are in everyones mouth when they are an adult.