Pediatric Endodontics: Past and Present Perspectives and Future Directions

  • Anna B. FuksEmail author
  • Benjamin Peretz


Dentistry for children is one of the most needed of all specialties in dentistry. Yet, unawareness of newer concepts of present-day pediatric dentistry practice and the ultimate goals to be achieved still exist. The value of teaching pediatric dentistry cannot be overestimated as inadequate or unsatisfactory dental treatment during childhood may damage permanently the entire masticatory apparatus, leaving the individual with many of the dental problems so common in today’s adult population [1].


Primary Tooth Permanent Tooth Pediatric Dentistry Calcium Hydroxide Root Canal Filling 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pediatric DentistryThe Hebrew University Hadassah School of Dental MedicineJerusalemIsrael
  2. 2.Department of Pediatric DentistryThe Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger School of Dental MedicineTel AvivIsrael

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