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Howard County Dental Association is pleased to offer the following continuing education course:  

2 CE credits - AGD 070 Endodontics
Course Description:

Dental Traumatology is the branch of dentistry that encompasses the epidemiology, etiology, prevention, assessment, diagnosis and management of trauma to the jaws and surrounding tissues. These injuries are typically quick, sudden, and unexpected; this is why clinicians must be prepared to render appropriate emergency care at any time. Dr. Berman will present an evidence- based and common sense approach to clinically managing every phase of dental traumatology, including crown fractures, root fractures, luxations and avulsions.

Louis H. Berman, DDS, FACD
February 5, 2020, 6:00 p.m.
Sheraton Columbia Town Center
10207 Wincopin Circle
Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this presentation, the attendees will know how to:

  1. Assess a traumatic injury to the teeth and associated soft tissues.

  2. Evaluate and manage crown and root fractures, with and without pulp exposures, for mature and immature teeth.

  3. Evaluate and manage luxation and avulsion injuries for mature and immature teeth.

  4. Understand the concepts and techniques for splinting traumatically injured teeth.

  5. Understand the concepts, prevention and management of root resorption.

Speaker Description:





Dr. Berman received his dental degree from the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, and his Certificate in Endodontics from The Albert Einstein Medical Center. He is Clinical Associate Professor of Endodontics at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, a Clinical Instructor and Guest Lecturer at The Albert Einstein Medical Center, and visiting faculty at Spear Education. He has lectured internationally in the field of endodontics, and has published in several peer reviewed international dental journals as well as co-authoring textbook chapters on numerous topics in various endodontic textbooks. He is past president of the Maryland State Association of Endodontics and is a member of the Journal of Endodontics Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Berman is the co-author of the chapter on Diagnosis and the chapter on Root Fractures in Cohen’s Pathways of the Pulp, where he is the co-editor with Dr. Kenneth Hargreaves. He is also the senior editor and contributing author of the comprehensive textbook, Dental Traumatology. He is the President and Founder of Berman Dental Instruments. A board certified endodontist and Fellow of the American College of Dentistry, Dr. Berman has been in full time private practice in Annapolis, Maryland for the past thirty-five years.

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