Forensic Odontology

Forensic odontology is the proper handling, examination and evaluation of dental evidence, which will be then presented in the interest of justice. The evidence that may be derived from teeth is the age (in children) and identification of the person to whom the teeth belong. This is done using dental records including radiographs, ante-mortem (prior to death) and post-mortem (after death) photographs and DNA. The other type of evidence is that of bite marks, left on either the victim (by the attacker), the perpetrator (from the victim of an attack), or on an object found at the crime scene. Bite marks are often found on children who are abused.

  • Identification of found human remains
  • Identification in mass fatalities
  • Assessment of bite mark injuries
  • Assessment of cases of abuse (such as child, spousal or elder abuse)
  • Civil cases involving malpractice
  • Age estimation

Related Conference of Forensic Odontology

September 11-12, 2017

29th International Conference on Maxillofacial Prosthodontics

Edinburgh, Scotland
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30th Annual Conference on Dental Practice and Oral Health

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September 18-20, 2017

26thAmerican Dental Congress

Philadelphia, USA
October 16-18, 2017

25th Euro Congress and Expo on Dental & Oral Health

Budapest, Hungary
October 26-28, 2017

39th Asia-Pacific Dental and Oral Care Congress

Osaka, Japan
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American World Dentistry

San Antonio, USA
Dec 4-6,2017

39th South American Dental Congress

Sao Paulo,Brazil
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21st Annual World Dental Summit

Paris, France
March 22-23, 2018

29th Annual American Dentistry Congress

New York, USA
April 10-11, 2018

International Conference on Dental Education

Amsterdam , Netherlands

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