China Lecture Tour 2019
July 31st, 2019
Dr. Ruddle and his wife, Phyllis, recently returned from a 3-city lecture tour through Beijing, Shanghai and Wuhan, China. Their trip began in Baveno, Italy, on the shores of Lake Maggiore, as part of the Dentsply Sirona Opinion Leader Forum. Then they flew east to Beijing and began their tour!
"Carrier-Based Obturation" Article
April 9th, 2019
"...The intention of this article is to inspire clinicians to use a heat-softened, hydraulically effective, and easy-to-learn obturation method. GuttaCore holds the promise to generate 'thrill-of-the-fill' experiences..."
"Broken Instrument" Article
April 8th, 2019
"...Every clinician who has performed endodontics has experienced a variety of emotions ranging from the thrill-of-the-fill to an upset like the procedural accident of breaking an instrument..."
"Endodontics 101" Article
October 23rd, 2018
"...Much has changed in global endodontics over the past 40 years and a great deal of this change has been driven by the relentless introduction of new technology..."
"Endodontic Controversies" Article
January 23rd, 2018
"...Beyond the extent of tooth structure removal is the controversy related to the deceptive marketing hype associated with specific shaping files..."
"Endodontic Disinfection" Article
August 28th, 2017
"...Using best technologies, active irrigation serves to initiate fluid hydrodynamics, resulting in shear wall forces that wipe surfaces clean..."
Asian Lecture Tour 2017
April 19th, 2017
Phyllis and I are home safe and sound after flying 40+ hours, traveling across 25,000 miles, and experiencing a 15-hour total time difference. Here's a glimpse of our recently concluded lecture/workshop tour through Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Delhi.
"Locating Canals" Article
March 20th, 2017
"...Predictable endodontic treatment begins with an effective access preparation that enables locating any given orifice, which in turn, promotes negotiating, securing, and shaping the canal..."
"System-Based Endo: Does Your GPMC Fit?" Article
March 20th, 2017
"...Recognizing the GPMC sizing and formulation dilemma has created a breakdown to breakthrough moment in clincial endodontics..."
"Single-File Shaping Technique" Article
February 25th, 2016
"...WaveOne Gold will completely change the reciprocation experience, while still fulfilling the 3 sacred tenets..."