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Survey: 85 Percent of Endodontic Practices Open for Emergency Patients Amid COVID-19

The American Association of Endodontists – the 8,000-plus-member association representing dental specialists known as endodontists – announced the results of a recent member survey on the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
7-May-2020 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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American Association of Endodontists Kicks Off Save Your Tooth Month

We have three main message points this month: 1) Endodontists are available to see dental emergencies and relieve the burden of emergency rooms and departments. 2) The public can easily find an endodontist in their area with our user-friendly tool:...
4-May-2020 12:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

American Association of Endodontists Announces New President Dr. Alan H. Gluskin

The American Association of Endodontists (AAE), the 8,000-plus-member association representing dental specialists known as endodontists, is announcing that Alan H. Gluskin, D.D.S., will serve as its new President, effective April 30, 2020. Dr....
4-May-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

American Association of Endodontists Publishes ‘Characteristics of Endodontic Emergencies During COVID-19 Outbreak in Wuhan’

The AAE has published on its website a research article on COVID-19 and endodontic emergencies in Wuhan, China. The article is also being fast-track published on the Journal of Endodontics’ website, www.jendodon.com.
3-Apr-2020 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Have a Dental Emergency? Go to Endodontist First, not Emergency Room or Urgent Care

CHICAGO, March 30, 2020— With hospitals and emergency rooms overloaded, endodontist offices remain open for dental emergencies for those suffering from extreme tooth pain or other oral health related emergencies such as those that might require...
30-Mar-2020 1:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

American Association of Endodontists Provides Considerations for Dental and Endodontic Care Amid COVID-19

The AAE announced several recommended considerations to its 8,000-plus endodontist and dentist members amid COVID-19.
18-Mar-2020 5:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

John Ondrasik, of “Five for Fighting”, to Speak at AAE Annual Meeting

The American Association of Endodontists (AAE) is announcing that singer-songwriter John Ondrasik, of Five for Fighting, will be their keynote speaker for their annual meeting known as AAE20 in Nashville, taking place April 1-4.
3-Mar-2020 8:00 AM EST Add to Favorites

Foundation for Endodontics Names First-Ever Research Fellow

The Foundation for Endodontics, the philanthropic arm of the American Association of Endodontists, announced Dr. Annie Shrestha, B.D.S., M.Sc., Ph.D., FRCD(C), assistant professor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry, as the recipient...
2-Mar-2020 2:30 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Could a Tooth Infection Be the Source of Chronic Sinus Problems?

According to Dr. Michael J. Lewis, a specially trained root canal dental specialist known as an endodontist, chronic sinus infections are sometimes caused or intensified by an underlying tooth infection.
24-Jan-2019 9:00 AM EST

American Dental Association Taps Endodontist as New Leader

The AAE recently interviewed Dr. Chad Gehani, President of the ADA. Gehani, an endodontist, explains how emigrating from India as a young man and the experiences that followed prepared him to be an advocate for the ADA.
18-Dec-2018 9:00 AM EST

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The American Association of Endodontists is a global resource for knowledge, research and education for the profession, members and the public. Endodontists are specialists in saving teeth. They have additional training and use specialized techniques and technologies to perform root canal treatment and diagnosis and treat tooth pain. While all endodontists are dentists, less than three percent of dentists are endodontists.


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