Bethesda-Chevy Chase Root Canal Specialists is an award winning and nationally recognized endodontic practice, recognized as “Top Endodontists” by Washingtonian magazine.

Published Book Chapters and Articles

Our Endodontists are recognized nationally, and are widely published in the field of endodontics:


Levin M, Jong G. The Use of CBCT in the Diagnosis and Management of Root Resorption. In: 3D Imaging in Endodontics – A new era in diagnosis and treatment by M Fayad, Springer, 2016.


Wang X, Jong G, Lin LM, Shimizu E. EphB/EphrinB Interaction controls odontogenic/osteogenic differentiation with calcium hydroxide. Journal of Endodontics 2013;39:1256-1260.


Shimizu E, Jong G, Partridge N, Rosenberg PA, Lin LM. Histologic observation of a human immature permanent tooth with irreversible pulpitis after revascularization/regeneration procedure. Journal of Endodontics 2012;38:1293–1297.


Gordon SM, Mischenko AV, Dionne RA. Long-acting local anesthetics and perioperative pain management.  Dent Clin North Am. 2010 Oct;54(4):611-20. doi: 10.1016/j.cden.2010.06.002.


Gordon SM, Mischenko AV, Fouad AF (2017) Effects of Bupivacaine versus Lidocaine on Inflammatory Regulation. Appl Clin Pharmacol Toxicol: ACPT-106


Levin M, Mischenko, A. Limited field Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Evaluation of endodontic healing in three cases. Alpha Omegan, 2010:103;141-145.


Dr. Mischenko appears on the cover of the Alpha Omegan journal, December 2010, in conjunction with our scientific article: “Limited Field Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Evaluation of Endodontic Healing In Three Cases” authored by Martin D. Levin, DMD and Anastasia Mischenko, DDS, MS.


Lee W, Stover S, Rasoulianboroujeni M, Sherman K, Fahimipour F, Dashtimoghadam E, Zito C, Jazayeri HE, Tayebi L. The efficacy of commercial tooth storage media for maintaining the viability of human periodontal ligament fibroblasts. Int Endod J. 2018 Jan;51(1):58-68. doi: 10.1111/iej.12798.


Sacha JB, Reynolds MR, Buechler MB, Chung C, Jonas AK, Wallace LT, Weiler AM, Lee W, Piaskowski SM, Soma T, Friedrich TC, Wilson NA, Watkins DI. Differential antigen presentation kinetics of CD8+ T-cell epitopes derived from the same viralprotein. J Virol. 2008 Sep;82(18):9293-8. doi: 10.1128/JVI.00749-08. Epub 2008 Jul 2.


Sacha JB, Chung C, Reed J, Jonas AK, Bean AT, Spencer SP, Lee W, Vojnov L, Rudersdorf R, Friedrich TC, Wilson NA, Lifson JD, Watkins DI. Pol-specific CD8+ T cells recognize simian immunodeficiency virus-infected cells prior to Nef-mediated major histocompatibility complex class I downregulation. J Virol. 2007 Nov;81(21):11703-12. Epub 2007 Aug 15.


Sacha JB, Chung C, Rakasz EG, Spencer SP, Jonas AK, Bean AT, Lee W, Burwitz BJ, Stephany JJ, Loffredo JT, Allison DB, Adnan S, Hoji A, Wilson NA, Friedrich TC, Lifson JD, Yang OO, Watkins DI. Gag-specific CD8+ T lymphocytes recognize infected cells before AIDS-virus integration and viral protein expression. J Immunol. 2007 Mar 1;178(5):2746-54.


Chung C, Lee W, Loffredo JT, Burwitz B, Friedrich TC, Giraldo Vela JP, Napoe G, Rakasz EG, Wilson NA, Allison DB, Watkins DI. Not all cytokine-producing CD8+ T cells suppress simian immunodeficiency virus replication. J Virol. 2007 Feb;81(3):1517-23. Epub 2006 Nov 29.


Levin, M. Dental Medicine in an Age of Change. Endodontic Practice US 2014:7(1);1


Nair U, Nair M, Levin M. Cone Beam Computed Tomography in Endodontics. In: Cohen’s Pathways of the Pulp by K Hargreaves and L Berman, ed. Mosby: St Louis, Chp 2, (In press).


Didato, A. Eid AA, Levin MD, Khan S, Tay F, Rueggeberg FA. Time-based lateral hygroscopic expansion of a water-expandable endodontic obturation point. J Dent. 2013;41:796-801.


Eid AA; Nikonov SY, Looney SW; Didato A; Niu L; Levin MD; Rueggeberg FA; Pashley DA; Watanabe I, Tay FR. In vitro biocompatibility evaluation of a root canal filling material that expands on water sorption. J Endod. 2013;39:883-888.


Levin M. Cone Beam Computed Tomography in Endodontics. In: Cone Beam Computed Tomography by D. Sarment, ed. John Wiley & Sons: Hoboken, Chp 10.


Levin M, Berman L, Cohen S. Adaptive 3D Endodontics, the New Shape of Endodontics. Inside Dentistry, June, 2011.


Cohen S, Levin M, Berman L. The SAF Endo System: Adaptive 3-D cleaning, shaping, and disinfection. Endodontic Practice US 2011, 4(2);34-38.


Levin M, Mischenko, A. Limited field Cone Beam Computed Tomography: Evaluation of endodontic healing in three cases. Alpha Omegan, 2010:103;141-145.


Gane D, Levin M. A 3-D imaging interview with Dr. Martin D. Levin.Dental Economics 2010;100:70-72.


Scarf WC, Farman AG, Levin MD, Gane D. Essentials of Maxillofacial Cone Beam Computed Tomography. Alpha Omegan 2010:103(2);62-67.


Levin, M, Digital Technology in Endodontic Practice. In: Cohen’s Pathways of the Pulp by S. Cohen and K. Hargreaves, ed. Mosby: St. Louis, Chp 28, pp 969-1006, 2010.


Scarf WC, Levin MD, Gane D, Farman AG. Use of Cone Beam Computed Tomography in Endodontics. Int J Dent 2009;2009:634567.


Levin M, Lee S, Sturgeon J. FOCUS ON: A Primer on Intraoral Direct Digital Radiography – Part 2, Hardware and Software. Inside Dentistry, July, 2008.


Levin M, Lee S, Sturgeon J. FOCUS ON: A Primer on Intraoral Direct Digital Radiography – Part 1, Advantages and Disadvantages. Inside Dentistry, June, 2008.


Levin M, Office Operations in Endodontic Practice. In: Endodontics by L. Bakland and C. Baumgartner, ed. B C Decker, Hamilton, Canada, Chp 41.


Levin M. Digital Imaging: A Work Multiplier. Endodontic Therapy’ 2005;5:26.


Levin M. Digital Technologies in Endodontic Practice. In: Pathways of the Pulp by S. Cohen and K. Hargreaves, ed. Mosby: St. Louis, Chp 25, pp 665-682, 2005.


Levin M. Advanced Imaging: Digital Radiography. Endodontic Therapy 2005;5:30-32.


Levin M. Endodontic Diagnosis. Endodontic Therapy 2004;3:Cover-1.


Levin M. Advanced Technologies in Endodontic Practice: Computer Infrastructure and Digital Radiography. Alpha Omegan, 2004;7:51-61.


Levin M, Digital Technologies in Endodontic Practice. In: Pathways of the Pulp by S. Cohen and R. Burns, ed. Mosby: St Louis, Chp 26, pp 665-682, 2002.