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ATTENTION: PLEASE JOIN US IN WELCOMING THE NEWEST DOCTOR MEMBER OF THE RENOVO TEAM, DR. NERMEEN MOUSSA!!! Dr. Moussa received her Bachelor of Medical Sciences and Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the Faculty of Dentistry, Kuwait University, where she was granted the Deans List Award for Outstanding Academic and Clinical Performance. Dr. Moussa then attended […]

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CBCT PRE-SURGICAL ASSESSMENT With the advent of CBCT, the American Association of Endodontists (in conjunction with AAOR) issued a position statement indicating that CBCT was recommended prior to all surgical treatment. The case below illustrates why. On conventional PA, the tooth appears to have an apical bifurcation that is inadequately cleaned and slightly filled with […]

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Third Molar Endo: Third molars are always interesting! Tooth #17 was the distal abutment of a five unit bridge replacing teeth #18 and #19. Tooth #17 was mesially inclined with Weine Type IV canal anatomy in the mesial root and two canals in the distal root. This case was a fun challenge with a great […]

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PreOp Assessment: Frequently, the pre-operative radiograph can tell a tooth’s ‘story’ before even having a discussion with the patient. In the above film, the palatal root is of interest because you can notice a 3 mm piece of metal in the mid-root area and an embedded file extending from that metal area to the occlusal […]

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Apr 21

CBCT and TRAUMA

CBCT and TRAUMA: This adult was hit in the face during an accident which resulted in fracture of both teeth #7 and #8. Tooth #8 developed a pulpitis which required endodontic therapy. Tooth #7 presented with a mechanical exposure and very large oblique fracture (the entire cingulum and lingual portion of the tooth is shown). […]

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