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The Paper Point

The Paper Point is an e-newsletter designed specifically for residents and young endodontists.

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Paper Point Editorial – September 2023

Dear Endodontic Residents and New Practitioners, As we say in Alabama: happy fall, y’all! It was so great to be together in Phoenix for APICES 2023. For those of you…

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To Teach – If Not Now, When?

By Bradley H. Gettleman, DDS, MS; Susan B. Paurazas, DDS, MS; and Colten Frost, BS There is a crisis in our field affecting both specialty dentists and dental students alike:…

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Erasing Student Debt

By Albert (Ace) Goerig, DDS, MS For most endodontic graduates, student debt is a dominant factor controlling what you do after completing your residency. A staggering amount of debt is…

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Endodontics, Public Oral Health and You

Where Are We Now and Where Are We Headed? By Dr. Brandon Barnett For better or worse, the landscape of our profession is in flux. This has always been the…

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Resident Spotlight: Dr. Denise Adegoke

Compiled by Dr. Priscilla L. Carpenter Denise Adegoke, DMD, is a second-year resident at the University of Southern California where she currently serves as the Chief Resident. The Paper Point‘s Dr.…

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Lead the Pack: How Endodontists Can Dominate ‘Root Canal Dentist’ Searches on Google Maps

By Adrian Lefler As an endodontist, your expertise lies in root canal therapy, offering relief and restoration to patients in need. However, in this digital age, attracting these patients to…

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