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Endodontic Treatment, Retreatment, and Surgery

Mastering Clinical Practice

  • Bobby Patel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Bobby Patel
    Pages 1-25
  3. Sarita Atreya, Bobby Patel
    Pages 27-41
  4. Bobby Patel
    Pages 43-70
  5. Bobby Patel
    Pages 71-100
  6. Mark Stenhouse, Bobby Patel
    Pages 101-128
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    Pages 129-145
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    Pages 225-258
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    Pages 279-296
  12. Roberto Sacco, Anthony Greenstein, Bobby Patel
    Pages 297-336
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    Pages 337-351
  14. Gursharan Minhas, Bobby Patel
    Pages 353-388
  15. Bobby Patel
    Pages 389-413
  16. John Cho, Robert Fell, Bobby Patel
    Pages 415-447
  17. Sarita Atreya, Bobby Patel
    Pages 449-463
  18. Back Matter
    Pages 465-473

About this book


This book provides clear, concise guidance on a range of essential treatment strategies for the provision of reliable endodontic care. Practical clinical procedures are described step by step and key concepts emphasized with the aid of a wealth of high-quality illustrations and photographs. Examples of best practice are documented by means of clinical case examples, and the provision of concise tips and recommendations ensures that the reader will quickly be able to find solutions to any one of the myriad of endodontic challenges with which he or she may be confronted. In addition, the most relevant key literature is reviewed in order to support and reinforce the discussed clinical concepts. The described endodontic treatment strategies are all grounded in a sound scientific evidence base. The book should enable practitioners to manage any endodontic case from first principles and will be of value for both dental practitioners and endodontic trainees/specialists.


Access Preparation Clinical Endodontics Endodontic Armamentarium Endodontic Emergencies Endodontic Irrigation and Disinfection Endodontics in Mixed Dentition

Editors and affiliations

  • Bobby Patel
    • 1
  1. 1.ForrestAustralia

About the editors

Bobby Patel  BDS, MFDS RCS (ED) MClinDent (ENDO) (Dist) MRD RCS (ENG) MRACDS (ENDO), graduated from Bart’s and the London Medical and Dental School in 1999. Subsequently gained experience as a dentist in general practice and the community dental services. Further experience was gained within the hospital settings working as a restorative senior house officer at Bart’s and the London Medial and Dental School. He then completed a 12-month surgical posting at Basildon hospital working as a clinical fellow in oral maxillofacial surgery. He was accepted onto the UK mono-speciality endodontic training pathway at the Eastman Dental Institute where he completed his MClinDent in 2004-2007. He was awarded a distinction for his academic achievement during this time. In 2006 the British Endodontic awarded him a poster prize for his innovative research entitled “Development of an in vitro model for the study of microbial infection in human teeth”.  In 2007 he was awarded membership in restorative dentistry, the highest formal qualification in the UK and registered on the specialist list for endodontics thereafter. He then moved to Australia to work in specialist referral practice from 2007 to present. In 2012 he was awarded membership of the royal Australian college of Dental Surgeons (Endodontics). He is very active in continuing education programs, with a particular interest in hands-on courses dealing with diagnosis, treatment planning, root canal therapy and surgical endodontics. He is a Dentsply Maillefer key opinion leader and certified trainer, regularly giving lectures to general dentists regarding the latest endodontic Ni-Ti rotary file techniques. His particular interests are with surgical endodontics, intentional re-implantation procedures and endodontic re-treatment. 

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Endodontic Treatment, Retreatment, and Surgery
  • Book Subtitle Mastering Clinical Practice
  • Editors Bobby Patel
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-19475-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-79279-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-19476-9
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XV, 473
  • Number of Illustrations 85 b/w illustrations, 266 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Dentistry
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