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What is Functional Dentistry and Why Should you Care?

Functional Dentistry is a buzzword used by a variety of educators marketing their dental courses. The term “functional” reflects the importance of providing dentistry that works in harmony with the various functions of the stomatognathic system. These include mastication, swallowing, speech, bruxing, esthetics and respiration.


This carefully curated glossary, meticulously compiled to facilitate your understanding, will serve as a vital reference resource to navigate the intricacies of Occlusal Medicine. Our aim is to ensure that you enter this program well-versed in the diction that underpins the world of Occlusal Medicine, empowering you to engage with the subject matter with confidence and clarity.

Univ. Prof. Dr. Rudolf Slavicek 1928-2022

Interview with Professor Dr. Rudolph Slavicek

We had the privilege of sitting down with the esteemed Dr. Rudolph Slavicek to engage in a comprehensive and enlightening conversation on the captivating realm of Interdisciplinary Dentistry. Dr. Slavicek, an authority in the field, graciously shared his profound insights and expertise during our in-depth interview. What follows are the invaluable responses he provided, shedding light on the intricate world of Interdisciplinary Dentistry.

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