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Charting the Latest Endodontic Technology: Irrigation, Obturation, Restoration, Post-Op

Friday, April 14

2 - 5 PM

3 CDE Credits – DDS, DH, DA

About the Course

How do I fill a canal? What is the best restoration after endodontic treatment? Which pain medications and antibiotics are best? You will learn answers to these and many more questions with this evidence-based, half-day lecture presentation highlighting obturation of gutta-percha that has improved with bio ceramic sealer, restoration of endodontic treated teeth and post-operative care with appropriate antibiotics and pain medications.

This session will enable particpants to:
- Describe the different delivery procedures for obturation
- Evaluate the different restorative procedures following endodontics
- Identify the correct pain medications and utilization of antibiotics


John Olmsted, D.D.S., M.S.

Dr. John S. Olmsted is a past president of the American Association of Endodontists, and past General Chairperson of the American Dental Association 2004 Orlando, Florida Meeting. He has been active in practice, teaching, lecturing and professional dental organizations for the past 47 years. Dr. Olmsted has presented more than 600 days of scientific sessions with international, national, regional, state dental meetings and dental schools. He is emeritus in a group endodontic practice in Greensboro, North Carolina with Dr. Hal W. Mohorn, Jr., Dr. Ken Morgan, Jr., Dr. Matthew Baird, Dr. Will Stanley, Dr. Leslie Malueg, Dr. Nathan Horwitz, Dr. Josh Morrow, Dr. H. Wayne Mohorn, Sr. (1971-2019), Dr. Stuart B. Fountain (emeritus), Dennis L. Torney (emeritus) and Dr. Steven G. Mohorn (emeritus). Dr. Olmsted received his DDS from the University of Iowa in 1975 and was awarded OKU. He earned his MS from the University of North Carolina in 1977 and is currently an adjunct professor in Endodontics at the University of North Carolina and the University of Iowa. He is certified by the American Board of Endodontics and obtained his Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD) in 1984, Fellowship in the International College of Dentists (FICD) in 1989, Fellowship in the Pierre Fauchard Academy in 1993 and Fellowship in the American College of Dentists (FACD) in 1995.

Conflict of Interest: None reported

John Olmsted, D.D.S., M.S.
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