Paul Vizgirda, DDS

Dr. Paul Vizgirda is an endodontic specialist, earning his training from the U.S. Army Dental Activity in Fort Gordon, Georgia. He served as a general dentist for the U.S. Army Dental Corps from 1992-2000 and was the Chief of Endodontics in Fort Knox, Kentucky from 2000-2004. Dr. Vizgirda has a number of publications in the Journal of Endodontics and also has presentation experience at the American Association of Endodontics Annual Sessions. He travels around the United States through AAE sessions to keep updated on the latest forms of continuing education.


2002 Specialty Training: U.S. Army Dental Activity, Fort Gordon, Georgia; Certificate of Endodontics
1991 University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois; Doctor of Dental Surgery
1987 Marquette University, Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Bachelor of Science, Biology

Work Experience

2002-2004 Chief of Endodontics; Fort Knox, Kentucky
1992-2000 General Dentist; U.S. Army Dental Corps

Publications and Presentations

February 2004 Vizgirda, P., Liewehr, F., A Comparison of Laterally Condensed Gutta-Percha, Thermoplasticized Gutta-Percha and Mineral Trioxide Aggregate as Root Canal Filling Materials, Journal of Endodontics
April 2002 Annual Session, Chicago, IL, A Review of Obturation Techniques”

Continuing Education

2005 American Association of Endodontists Annual Session; Dallas, Texas
2004 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, State-of-the-Art Microendodontics
2003 American Association of Endodontists Annual Session; Tampa, Florida
2002 American Association of Endodontists Annual Session; Chicago, Illinois
2001 American Association of Endodontists Annual Session; New Orleans, Louisiana

Awards and Honors

  • 2019 Top Dentists List, Chicago Magazine