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I was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland. I attended college, dental school, and my postgraduate endodontic residency at the University...
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For as long as I can remember, I wanted to make people smile. I always loved getting the class laughing in grade school. Looking back, I am sure...
Dr. Robert Slosberg facilitates accurate mapping and obturation of the resportive defect with CBCT imaging
AbstractA patient presented with advanced internal root resorption of tooth No. 9. The prominent location of this tooth...
Drs. Brian Shaughnessy, Margaret Jones, Ricardo Caicedo, Joseph Morelli, Stephen Clark, and Ms. Jennifer Osborne review the occurrence of teeth presenting with condensing osteitis and their associated pulpal diagnosis over a 2-year period.
Dr. Andrei Zoryan dispels some of the common myths surrounding carrier-based obturation
Carrier-based gutta percha
Carrier-based obturation (such as Thermafil®, GT® obturator, ProTaper® obturator [Dentsply Tulsa Dental Specialties]) is one...
In part 2 of his series, Dr. Ace Goerig suggests ways to reduce stress in the practice
Almost all endodontists could be completely out of debt and on the way to financial freedom within 5 to 7 years if they only knew the secret. But the secret is...
Dr. Robert Fleisher ruminates on how to prepare for retirement
There are so many articles about everything that you become pretty much overwhelmed and can never expect to read them all. So you pick and choose. You like to learn about the latest and...
Dr. Roger Levin presents the 10 top ways to help create a perfect dental team
With the changes brought on by the economy, top companies are bringing in the best resources they can find to evaluate where their organizations stand. They want to know...
The objective of crown lengthening is to increase the clinical crown height of a tooth intended for a conservative or prosthetic restoration.
Compatible with Piezotome, Piezotome 2, and Implant Center2 piezoelectric bone surgery devices, the Crown Extension kit by SATELEC offers a complete solution to address the different stages of a surgical crown lengthening procedure. Specially developed for this procedure, the BS6 tip and three diamond-coated CE tips are designed for ostectomy (bone removal) and osteoplasty (bone reshaping).
The BS6 tip is used to perform larger shaping of the bone not supporting teeth. The CE1, CE2, and CE3 tips are all diamond coated spherical and cylindrical tips designed for very fine osteoplasty in interproximal, palatal, and buccal areas. Active on hard tissues and inactive on soft tissues, these tips offer a high level of safety when used close to delicate anatomical structures such as ligaments, nerves and arteries. This cutting selectivity renders the tips completely harmless to the gingiva, which is particularly beneficial following a gingivectomy with an internal bevel.
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