Dr Ray received his DMD in 1988 and then completed his residency in endodontics at Temple University School of Dentistry in 1990, where he received the Louis I Grossman study club resident award for academic and clinical excellence. He has been a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics since 1995. Dr. Ray maintained a private practice with his sister Dr Heidi Ray limited to endodontics for 20 years. In 2010 Dr. Ray moved to a full time academic position as the Director of the Endodontic residency program, and Chair of the Department of Endodontics at the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dental Medicine. Dr Ray is a member of the Center for Craniofacial Regeneration, and holds an appointment at the McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine. Research interests are in pulpal regeneration and microcomputer tomography studies of the root canal system. Dr. Ray has authored several articles related to endodontic research, and lectures extensively on the all aspects of clinical endodontic therapy.
Dr. Ray, is a paid consultant for KaVo Kerr. The opinions expressed in this course are those of Dr. Ray. KaVo Kerr is a medical device manufacturer and does not dispense medical advice. Clinicians should use their own professional judgement in treating their patients.