NS-2 The Tools of Retreatment

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CE Hours: 1.5

Course Description:

There is a myriad of “tools” available to perform retreatment; some useful, some not so much, some very expensive. This presentation will focus on the tools and key concepts of retreatment that will allow you to grow and maximize your ability to retreat complex endodontic cases. At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to diagnose more effectively, develop sophisticated treatment plans, use specific tools to achieve superior clinical results and avoid buying countless unnecessary gadgets.

At the conclusion, participants should be able to: 

  • Describe how to develop a logical, step-by-step approach to complex retreatment cases.
  • Use the CBCT, constant magnification and ultrasonics to enhance your diagnostic and treatment skills.
  • Explain a treatment approach that reduces the uncertainty inherent in retreatment.


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5 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/5 points to pass
5 Questions  |  Unlimited attempts  |  4/5 points to pass
1.50 CE credits  |  Certificate available
1.50 CE credits  |  Certificate available

Carlos A.F. Murgel, D.D.S.

Graduated from the University of São Paulo - Ripeirão Preto 1987, Residency in Endodontics University of Iowa 2009, Doctorade in Endodontics at the University of Campinas - Piracicaba 2007. In the last 20+ years dedicated to teach microendodontics in Brazil and abroad. Currently associated with Pacific Endodontic Research Foundation - San Diego CA and operating a full time endodontic office in Brazil.

Carlos A.F. Murgel, D.D.S. 

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.