Posts Tagged ‘ Dr Ron Hill ’
Netflix removed the controversial documentary “Root Cause” that falsely claimed root canals cause cancer.
We are glad to hear that Netflix removed the controversial “Root Cause” documentary that made many false claims about root canals causing cancer. While discussion is always healthy, it is important that the validity of claims be thoroughly tested and proven before being presented as fact. https://www.theguardian.com/media/2019/feb/27/netflix-root-cause-pulled-root-canals-cancer
American Association of Endodontics (AAE) Guidance on the use of Systemic Antibiotics in Endodontics, AAE Position Statement
AAE Guidance on the Use of Systemic Antibiotics in Endodontics AAE Position Statement About This Document This paper is designed to provide scientifically based guidance to clinicians regarding the use of antibiotics in endodontic treatment. Thank you to the Special Committee on Antibiotic Use in Endodontics: Ashraf F. Fouad, Chair, B. Ellen Byrne, […]
Systemic Antibiotic Use in Endodontics by Ron Hill, DDS, MSD
This was published in Journal of Greater Houston Dental Society, April 2018 Since the accidental discovery of penicillin by Fleming in 1928, antibiotics have been essential medications for treating localized and systemic bacterial infections. There are now over 100 different types of antibiotics available to clinicians, but it is estimated that 50% of all antibiotics […]
Dr. Mamatha Yadlapati has joined Southwest Endodontics Houston Locaion
We are pleased and excited to announce that Mamatha Yadlapati, B.D.S., M.S.D., will be joining Southwest Endodontic Specialists, L.L.P. Dr. Mamatha Yadlapati is originally from Hyderabad, India. She received her Dental Degree in 2003 and Masters in Endodontics and Conservative Dentistry in 2007 from Dr MGR University and MAHER University in Chennai, India. She […]
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Use of Mouth Guards to Prevent Injury – AAE Position Statement
AAE Position Statement – Use of Mouth Guards to Prevent Injury ©2013, American Association of Endodontists, 211 E. Chicago Ave., Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60611 Phone: 800/872-3636 (U.S., Canada, Mexico) or 312/266-7255; Fax: 866/451-9020 (U.S., Canada, Mexico) or 312/266-9867 Email: [email protected]; Website: www.aae.org Impact injuries to the dentition, such as those occurring during participation in […]
Root Canals – What does a root canal treatment entail?
Root Canals What does root canal treatment entail? Learn more about this quick, comfortable procedure that can relieve your pain and save your natural tooth. Has your dentist or endodontist told you that you need root canal treatment? If so, you’re not alone. Millions of teeth are treated and saved each year with root canal, or endodontic, […]
Tips for Saving Your Teeth
Patients today have more options than ever before to treat their teeth. Understanding your choices and their impact on your future dental health and lifestyle is important. Read on to learn why nothing is as good as your natural tooth and get simple tips for saving your teeth! Saving a natural tooth through endodontic treatment […]
Cone Beam Computed Tomography – From American Association of Endodontics
Cone beam computed tomography is an innovative medical imaging technique that provides endodontists with three-dimensional views of the patient. In certain cases, CBCT greatly enhances the endodontist’s ability to diagnose, evaluate, treat and care for patients. During a CBCT scan, the machine rotates around the patient, capturing images using a cone-shaped X-ray beam. These images […]
Celebrating the Superheroes of Saving Teeth
Celebrating the Superheroes of Saving Teeth A new video released today by the American Association of Endodontists helps patients understand how the advanced training, specialized techniques and superior technologies used by endodontists help save teeth. Endodontists are dental specialists who perform root canal treatment and other endodontic procedures to treat dental infections, relieve pain and […]