GPM & Local Dental Reps Glide Path Management & Best Utilizing Dental Reps

This episode opens with a frank discussion of scheduled maintenance power outages and the excitement they add to our lives. Ruddle then goes on to describe how to manually reproduce canals and perform mechanical GPM procedures. The next segment focuses on community interaction and the importance of maximizing your local dental representatives. The show closes with a return to Demotivators, which will cleverly motivate you with reverse psychology!

S02 E04
Duration 1:04:53
Released 07/01/2020

Related Materials & Show Notes

Ruddle Listing
re: What Your Local Dental Reps Can Do
Jun 2020

What Your Local Dental Reps Can Do for You?

Ruddle Technique Card
“Glide Path / Gold Glider”

Ruddle Article
“Endodontics 101: Back to Basics”
May 2018

Much has changed in global endodontics over the past 40 years and a great deal of this change has been driven by the relentless introduction of new technology...

Ruddle/Machtou/West Article
“Endodontic Canal Preparation”
Jul 2014

It is generally recognized that root canals can be predictably prepared when shaping files have a reproducible and sufficiently-sized pathway to follow. The secret to shaping success is glide path management (GPM)...

Ruddle Article
“Shaping Complex Canals”
Nov 2014

Many times over several decades I have described various concepts, strategies, and techniques for shaping root canals. Although the concepts and strategies have essentially remained the same, the techniques have evolved based on the technology available in any given era...

Ruddle Editorial
“Focus On: Glide Path Management”
Jun 2016

Cliffor J. Ruddle, DDS, examines why glide path management is the key to successfull endodontics...

Ruddle Supply List
Ruddle Supply List “Shape•Clean•Pack”
Oct 2017

Ruddle on Shape•Clean•Pack

Watch Season 3

48:42

s03 e01

Treatment Rationale & Letters of Recommendation

Review of Why Pulps Break Down & Getting a Helpful LOR

52:27

s03 e02

Profiles in Dentistry & Gutta Percha Removal

A Closer Look at Dr. Rik van Mill & How to Remove Gutta Percha

48:10

s03 e03

Artificial Intelligence & Endo Questions

AI in Dentistry and Some Trending Questions

00:44

The Ruddle Show

Commercial Opener S03

01:05

The Ruddle Show

Commercial Promo S03

Watch Season 2

51:43

s02 e01

ENDO 101: WAVEONE GOLD

Product History, Description & Technique

51:42

s02 e02

Interview with Dr. Terry Pannkuk

Dr. Pannkuk Discusses Trends in Endodontic Education

58:21

s02 e03

3D Disinfection

GentleWave Update and Intracanal Reagents

1:04:53

s02 e04

GPM & Local Dental Reps

Glide Path Management & Best Utilizing Dental Reps

1:01:10

s02 e05

3D Disinfection & Fresh Perspective on MIE

Ultrasonic vs. Sonic Disinfection Methods and MIE Insight

53:03

s02 e06

The ProTaper Story - Part 1

ProTaper’s 20+ Year Journey as Told by the Creators, the 3 Amigos

57:53

s02 e07

The ProTaper Story - Part 2

ProTaper’s 20+ Year Journey as Told by the Creators, the 3 Amigos

1:06:40

s02 e08

Interview With Dr. Cherilyn Sheets

Getting to Know this Top Clinician, Educator, and Researcher

1:13:21

s02 e09

Broken Instrument Removal

Why Files Break and the Ultrasonic Removal Option

49:01

s02 e10

3D Obturation & Technique Tips

Warm Vertical Condensation Technique & Some Helpful Pointers

Special Reports

36:27

special e02

SPECIAL REPORT: COVID-19

The Way Forward

51:17

special e01

SPECIAL REPORT: COVID-19

How the international dental community is handling the pandemic

Watch Season 1

45:30

s01 e01

An Interview with Cliff Ruddle

The Journey to Becoming “Cliff”

52:35

s01 e02

Microcracks & the Inventor's Journey

Ruddle Insights into Two Key Topics

47:17

s01 e03

Around the World Perspective

GentleWave Controversy & China Lecture Tour

40:29

s01 e04

Endodontic Access

What is the Appropriate Access Size?

52:13

s01 e05

Locating Canals & Ledge Insight

Tips for Finding Canals & the Difference Between a Ledge and an Apical Seat

53:14

s01 e06

Censorship in Dentistry

Censorship in Dentistry and Overcooked Files

50:22

s01 e07

Endodontic Diagnosis & The Implant Option

Vital Pulp Testing & Choosing Between an Implant or Root Canal

55:30

s01 e08

Emergency Scenario & Single Cone Obturation

Assessing an Emergency & Single Cone Obturation with BC Sealer

49:36

s01 e09

Quackwatch & Pot of Gold

Managing the Misguided Patient & Understanding the Business of Endo

58:05

s01 e10

Stress Management

Interview with motivational speaker and life coach, Jesse Brisendine

Continue Watching

01:52

Behind-the-Scenes Studio Construction

Timelapse

01:53

Happy New Year

2020

01:05

The Ruddle Show

Commercial Promo S02

00:44

The Ruddle Show

Commercial Opener S02

00:56

The Ruddle Show

Commercial Opener S01

The Ruddle Show
Season 3

Release Date Show Get Notified
10/14/2020
Treatment Rationale & Letters of Recommendation
Review of Why Pulps Break Down & Getting a Helpful LOR
Watch
10/21/2020
Profiles in Dentistry & Gutta Percha Removal
A Closer Look at Dr. Rik van Mill & How to Remove Gutta Percha
Watch
10/28/2020
Artificial Intelligence & Endo Questions
AI in Dentistry & Some Trending Questions
Watch
11/04/2020
How to Stay Safe & Where to Live
A New Microscope Shield & Choosing a Dental School/Practice Location
11/11/2020
3D Disinfection
Laser Disinfection and Ruddle Q&A
11/18/2020
Andreasen Tribute & Krakow Study
Endodontic Trauma Case Studies & the Cost of Rescheduling
11/25/2020
Ruddle Projects & Diagnostic Imaging
What Ruddle is Working On & Interpreting Radiographs
12/02/2020
Obturation & John West Article
Carrier-Based Obturation & Recently Published West Article
12/09/2020
To Be Determined
12/16/2020
To Be Determined
Disclaimer

The content presented in this show is made available in an effort to share opinions and information. Note the opinions expressed by Dr. Cliff Ruddle are his opinions only and are based on over 40 years of endodontic practice and product development, direct personal observation, fellow colleague reports, and/or information gathered from online sources. Any opinions expressed by the hosts and/or guests reflect their opinions and are not necessarily the views of The Ruddle Show. While we have taken every precaution to ensure that the content of this material is both current and accurate, errors can occur. The Ruddle Show, Advanced Endodontics, and its hosts/guests assume no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions. Any reproduction of show content is strictly forbidden.