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what's on your tray feature What's On Your ENDODONTICS Tray? Dr. Gregory Ellis Endodontics * Conroe, Texas Dr. Ellis did his undergraduate studies in psychology at Louisiana TRAY? - 10% citric acid (blue) used in place of EDTA - 6% NaOCl (bleach) - Both irrigants are used in a 12cc syringe with closed-ended, side-ported 30 gauge cannulas - Nickel-titanium pluggers (sizes 9/11, 5/7, 1/3) - Iris scissors by Hu-Friedy State University in Baton Rouge and received his doctorate in dental surgery degree from LSU School of Dentistry in New Orleans in 1992. Since 2001, Ellis has limited his practice exclusively to endodontics and has practiced in Conroe, Texas, since 2005. Ellis is a member of a number of organizations, including The - Ultradent 6"x6" - Medium rubber dam on an Ostby Frame - Anesthetics: 4% Citanest Plain (initial anesthetic of pH = 7.0) - Subsequent anesthetic of standard Lidocaine - Hu-Friedy matte rubber dam clamps (for use under the microscope) American Association of Endodontics, American Dental Association, the Brazos Valley Dental Society, the Houston Academy of Endodontists, Seattle Study Club of The Woodlands, and the LSU School of Dentistry's Committee of 100. When away from the office he likes to golf, spend time with his family and explore the outdoors. He's been married to his wife, Chantal, since 1992. They have two children, Natalie and Jacob. Not Pictured: * Super Cold 134 refrigerant * Cetacaine Topical Anesthetic Spray * Global Microscope with LED light pack and camera adapter * B&L Beta "Hot Shot" gutta percha gun * NOMAD portable X-ray unit used with Dexis Digital X-ray * A-dec unit with electric handpiece for use as both a slow-speed (36,000 RPMs) or endo handpiece (100-2600 RPMs); MK Dent or Kavo 140 * * * * * * high-speed handpieces and built in Acteon Ultrasonic unit. #8, #10 file Channels orifice opener Dentsply PathFiles for making the glide path (sizes #13, #15, #17) Channels shaping files (#1 and #2) EndoSequence files (#30/.04, 25/.04 and 20/.04) Channels apical finishing files (#1 and# 2) JULY 2014 » - Kerr Touch'n Heat electric heat carrier - Root ZX Apex Locator - A-dec/W&H 2:1 reduction head for electric handpiece

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Dentaltown July 2014 Highlights
Howard Speaks: Why Two Out of Three Cavities Go Untreated
Professional Courtesy: Appsolutely Amazing
Continuing Education Update
Ethical Dilemma: Don’t Underestimate the Embezzler
Money Versus Doctor
Full Arch Reconstruction
New Technique Ideas Please!
What is Normal in Terms of Transition from One Dentist to Another?
Open Sinus Lift
Look Before You Leap: Lessons from the Field
A Tale of Inherited Problems
Retire in Practice
You Should Know: Diashine
Townie Choice Awards Product Showcase
Product/Service Extras
Dentaltown Research: Periodontics, Product/Service Extra
Continuing Education: Oral Cancer in the Dental Office
What’s on Your Tray?
Ad Index
Product Profile: Synergy Dental Partners
Perio Reports
Perio Program Series—Step 3: Create a Plan
Dentally Incorrect

Dentaltown July 2014