Learning Objectives

  • Describe the importance of irrigation technique in root canal procedures
  • Describe which irrigants can be used consecutively and which cannot
  • List the most commonly used irrigants and their advantages and disadvantages
  • Describe the benefits of Ultrasonic Activation of Irrigating solutions

Ryan M. Walsh, DDS, MS

Owner of Advanced Endodontics of Texas 

Dr. Ryan M. Walsh grew up in Sioux City, IA. He attended the University of Iowa where he completed both his Biology and Dental (DDS) degrees. Dr. Walsh relocated to Texas to continue his education at Texas A&M College of Dentistry (formerly Baylor College of Dentistry) where he received his specialty Certificate in Endodontics and Master’s of Science in Oral Biology. 

Dr. Walsh is a Board-Certified Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics and an Adjunct Clinical Professor at Texas A&M College of Dentistry where he teaches in the clinic and lectures to dental students. Dr. Walsh is actively involved in research relating bioceramic materials and clinical outcomes. He also participates in the National Dental Practice-Based Research Network, which is a nationwide group of dental providers committed to advancing knowledge of dental practice with evidence based research. 

Outside of private practice, Dr. Walsh enjoys traveling, cooking, the performing arts and the Iowa Hawkeyes. Dr. Walsh enjoys spending quality time with his wife and three young daughters. 

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