Dr. Marwan Abou-Rass brings nearly fifty years of teaching and cutting-edge innovations in the field of endodontic education. He pioneered the concept of teaching molar versus central teeth as the best sequence for learning endodontic skills and originated the critical error approach for the assessment of clinical performance in Dentistry.
In clinical Endodontics, Dr. Abou-Rass has contributed significant new concepts and approaches including the:
- Stressed pulp concept
- Anti-Curvature Filing Method
- 4R Operational Diagnosis Protocol, Endodontic Treatment Finalization
- Interim Endodontic Therapy for native bone regeneration prior to implant placement.
Dr. Abou-Rass holds a Master degree in Endodontics and Prosthodontics as well as a Ph.D. in Higher Education. From 1971-2000 DrAbou-Rasswastenured professor and Chairman of the Endodontic Department and Director of the Advanced Endodontic program at the University of Southern California. From 2000-2012, Dr. Abou-Rass directed the AEGD program at PAADI, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Currently he is University of Southern California, Emeritus Professor and Editor-in-Chief of Dental Economics MENA Journal and CE MENAONLINE continuing education programs