Category: Non Surgical Rct

Maxillary First Molar (2.6) – Dr. Alberto DAGNA – University of Pavia, ITALY

By Dr. Barry H. Korzen | Posted July 10, 2016

Dr. Dagna is Professor of Endodontics at the University of Pavia, Italy. He is the author of approximately 100 publications in international journals, has authored text books and is a frequent speaker at international conferences. He practices in Alessandria, Italy. Dr. Dagna treated this case using the One Shape system (MicroMega, France) which is sold in North America as The ZONE 2.0 (  

Mandibular Second Molar (3.7) – Professor Franck Diemer

By Dr. Barry H. Korzen | Posted July 8, 2016

A lower molar with an extremely curved mesial root morphology treated using Zendo’s ZENITH system.

Sodium Hypochlorite Chemical Burn in an Endodontist’s Eye during Canal Treatment Using Operating Microscope

By Dr. Barry H. Korzen | Posted July 13, 2014

This well documented study reviews the potential procedural accidents that can occur during treatment and highlights the need to inform the patient of the risk factors of accidents and enhance care with individual protection equipment for the patient and the professional during clinical procedures.

Distance as a factor in treatment planning

By Dr Ken Serota | Posted March 16, 2014

When planning the best treatment approach for a patient all factors must be taken into account which include those that might preclude the patient from proceeding with the “ideal” approach.

Endodontic treatment of the maxillary first molar with five root canals – Three case reports

By Dr. Barry H. Korzen | Posted January 19, 2014

Three cases reporting a similar configuration on the pulp chamber floor with the presence of both a MP and DP canals are discussed. As the authors stated in the report “Although the incidence is low, possible variations in the most common anatomic configurations may be present and should be explored.”

Non-surgical Endodontic Retreatment

By Dr. Valery Baev | Posted December 8, 2013

Clinical decisions are made after considering multiple factors. In this case both the status of the existing crown and the visibly undertreated areas of the root canal led to the decision to undertake non-surgical retreatment through the crown.

Case study from Dr. Valery Baev – Apexification Procedure Using Calcium Hydroxide

By Dr. Valery Baev | Posted June 6, 2013

Calcium hydroxide induced apexification followed by non-surgical endodontics showed clinical and radiographic healing after 20 months.