Another reason not to do 15 yr recalls

This goes in the win column…i.e. from a Rick Schwartz ITT standpoint, this tooth might be yarded out. From a van Velzen standpoint: ———- Forwarded message ——— From: Bayes <jkhademi@gmail.com> Date: Tue, Dec 31, 2013 at 10:11 AM Subject: Re: Screw retained To: tdo-clinical@googlegroups.com <tdo-clinical@googlegroups.com> It is obvious, however, that the decision to treat or […]

How to actually use the Gonon/Ruddle post removal system

How to actually use the Gonon/Ruddle post removal system

https://schwed.com/product/gonon-post-remover-system/ https://www.endoruddle.com/PRSd Don't use the trephines.   Taper the post in the microscope with a round-ended, tapered diamond like the 856-016 in the CK diamond access kit. http://www.clinicalresearchdental.com/products.php?product=Clark-Khademi-Diamond-Endodontic-Kit%2A https://www.sswhitedental.com/index.php/product-kit-instruments Use the 856-016, 859-010 needle diamond to cut away all the coronal restorative that would interfere with rotation of the post. Taper the post with the diamond.  […]

GentleWave lectures @ TDO

GentleWave lectures @ TDO

I was a little underwhelmed with the overall quality of evidence in the GW presentations at TDO, with many cases shown as process-outcomes in cotton/cavit and no followup.  That said, I'm not expecting five year followups from clinician who have had the device for 18 months, but from an evidential standpoint, presenting cases in setting […]