To Scan Or Not 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.

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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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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.

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Stephen P. Niemczyk, D.M.D.

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Richard S. Schwartz, D.D.S.

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