To Scan or Not to Scan: That Is the Question

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CE Hours: 2.0

Course Description:

Cone beam computed tomography is one of the hottest topics in endodontics today. This lecture is designed to provide clinicians with the latest information regarding 3-D imaging in endodontics and how this technology can help plan and diagnose endodontic retreatment cases.    

At the conclusion, participants should be able to:

  • Describe advanced CBCT scanning protocols.
  • Improve CBCT navigation techniques.
  • Describe the limitations of CBCT interpretation.     

      

  


   

  

 

  

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

Bruno C. Azevedo , D.D.S., M.S.

Dr. Bruno Azevedo is an Assistant Professor at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry in the Department of Surgical and Hospital Dentistry, since 2014. Immediately prior to this, he was a founding faculty at Western University of Health Sciences, College of Dental Medicine in Pomona, California. He attended the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio where he received both a certificate in Oral Maxillofacial Radiology and Master's in Dental Diagnostic Science in 2009. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. Dr. Azevedo has presented at over 50 national and international scientific meetings about dental 3D technology with particular emphasis on endodontic diagnosis. Dr. Azevedo operates an intramural CBCT imaging facility at the University of Louisville and provides consulting services in Oral Maxillofacial Radiology.

Stephen P. Niemczyk, D.M.D. 

Disclosure: In accordance with this policy, I declare I have a past or present proprietary or relevant financial relationship or receive gifts in kind (including soft intangible remuneration), consulting position or affiliation, or other personal interest of any nature or kind in any product, service, course and/or company, or in any firm beneficially associated therewith, as indicated below: Carestream Dental LLC, Honorarium; DENTSPLY Tulsa Dental Specialties, Honorarium 

Richard S. Schwartz, D.D.S. 

Disclosure: In accordance with this policy, I declare that I have no past or present proprietary or relevant financial relationship or receive gifts in kind (including soft intangible remuneration), consulting position or affiliation, or other personal interest of any nature or kind in any product, service, course and/or company, or in any firm beneficially associated therewith.