Speaker: Dr. Jake Weissman
Cost: FREE for members 0-9 years out of dental school
Complimentary dinner provided.
This lecture will discuss conservative endodontics, from diagnosis and treatment planning, to access cavity design, shaping principles, and restoration of endodontically treated teeth.
At the completion of this presentation, you will be able to:
- Understand case selection and evaluation to inform the prognosis of endodontic treatment
- Understand concepts of dentin-directed conservation including access cavity design and endodontic shaping
- Understand restoratively-driven endodontics and techniques
Dr. Jake Weissman completed his undergraduate studies in Philadelphia at the University of Pennsylvania. He returned to his native Seattle and attended the University of Washington School of Dentistry. Dr. Weissman was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society and continued his post-graduate training at the University of Washington, earning his specialty Certificate in Endodontics and Masters of Science in Dentistry. Since graduation Dr. Weissman has provided endodontic care in private practice. Dr. Weissman founded Rainier Endodontics in 2014.
A Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics, Dr. Weissman continues to be involved in education and currently serves as an Affiliate Assistant Professor at the University of Washington School of Dentistry in the departments of Endodontics and Pediatric Dentistry. He is a published author in the Journal of the American Dental Association, Journal of Endodontics and Dental Traumatology.
Dr. Weissman maintains active membership in many local, regional and national dental associations and specialty societies, including the American Dental Association, American Association of Endodontists, Washington State Association of Endodontists and Seattle-King County Dental Society.
Outside of his dental practice, Dr. Weissman enjoys reading, trying new restaurants, hiking and other outdoor activities with his wife and son. He is an avid Seattle sports fan.