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What is the Difference Between an Endodontist and a Dentist?

Specialised equipment required for root canal treatment

An Endodontist is a specialist in root canal treatment, and usually restricts their practice to root canal related treatments. Dentists are very skilled at a wide variety of treatments to help keep your mouth healthy, and are also able to perform root canal treatment. Some dentists have an interest in root canal treatment and may […]

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Meet Dr Caldwell

Patrick Caldwell is a registered specialist in Endodontics. He graduated in Dentistry with Honours from the University of Queensland in 1998 and then went on to work for the Royal Australian Navy, both ashore and at sea. During this time he undertook advanced training in restorative dentistry and in 2002 sat examinations and was elected […]

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What is an Endodontist?

Endodontists, the root canal specialists

An Endodontist is a registered specialist in root canal treatment. Only someone who is recognised by the Dental Board of Australia as having the necessary skills and knowledge to specialise in this field can be registered as an Endodontist. In order to become an Endodontist, a qualified dentist must undertaken three years, full time advanced […]

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Advanced Endodontics for the General Practitioner

Brisbane Endodontist Dr Patrick Caldwell

On Friday the 4th of March, Dr Caldwell conducted a full day course for 10 dentists at Gunz Dental in Eagle Farm. The course was attended by dentists from as far away as Darwin and Melbourne and was concluded by a strong session of questions and answers. Dr Caldwell is regularly involved in both lectures […]

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