Management of Endodontic Emergencies: Pulpotomy Versus Pulpectomy| Fall 2017

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CE Hours: 0.5 

Description: This newsletter examines the management of endodontic emergencies to provide pain relief, prevent systemic involvement and determine the survivability of the tooth.

At the conclusion, participants should be able to:

  • Identify dental emergencies and provide appropriate endodontic emergency care; pulpotomy versus pulpectomy.
  • Understand adjunctive therapy necessary for emergency management of endodontically involved teeth.
  • Learn about advantages of endodontic tools such as surgical operating microscope and cone bean computed tomography in management of endodontic emergencies.


Endodontic Emergencies: Pulpotomy Versus Pulpectomy
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0.50 CE credits  |  Certificate available
0.50 CE credits  |  Certificate available

Nikita Ruparel, D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D.

AAE20 Program Chair

Dr. Nikita Ruparel is a Board-certified Endodontist who practices in San Antonio at UT Faculty Endodontics and is the Director of the Advanced Program in Endodontics at UT San Antonio. She received her doctoral (PhD) and DDS at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and her certificate in Endodontics in 2013. She also lectures at national and international meetings on pain biology and management and regenerative endodontics. She has been awarded the American Association of Endodontics Educator Fellowship for her achievements in academics and she is committed to a long-term career as a clinician-scientist.

Nikita B. Ruparel, M.S., D.D.S., Ph.D.

I declare that I have no proprietary, financial, or other personal interest of any nature or kind in any product, service, course, and/or company, or in any firm beneficially associated therewith, that will be discussed or considered during the proposed presentation.