Endodontics

Demystifying Endodontics: Technique Tips for the General Practitioner

The initial premise for endodontic treatment seems to be quite simple: Clean out the...

Endodontic Controversies: Structural and Technological Insights

Since the beginning of endodontics, every decade has witnessed controversy. Currently, there is ongoing...

The Continuous Wave of Obturation Technique, Part 2: Procedural Description

As described in part one of this 2-part series (September 2017, Dentistry Today), the...

The Continuous Wave of Obturation Technique, Part 1: Concepts and Tools

WHY DOES 3-D OBTURATION OF ROOT CANAL SYSTEMS MATTER? It is a commonly accepted...

Clinical Applications: Apical Negative Pressure Irrigation

INTRODUCTION Endodontic irrigation is one of the major cornerstones of successful endodontic therapy. Several...

Treatment Protocol Using a New MTA Material

INTRODUCTION Throughout the world, dental trauma is a significant health problem affecting children and...

Three-Dimensional Anatomic Cleaning and Shaping

INTRODUCTION Origin and Features of the Nitinol Alloy In 1958, scientists at the United...

Managing Endodontic Emergencies

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT Imagine the following scenario. In the middle of a busy day, a...

New Trends in Endodontics and Treatment Planning

Figure 1. Dr. John West’s teaching style combines comprehensive classroom education with practical and...

Advances in Biomechanical Preparation

INTRODUCTION During the last few years, endodontics has seen an accelerated advancement in the...