Ronald Ordinola Zapata, DDS, MS, PhD

Associate Professor
Ronald Ordinola Zapata, DDS, MS, PhD


Office Phone
Office Address

8-166 Moos Tower 515 Delaware St SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Department of Restorative Sciences,
Division of Endodontics


Associate Professor
Director, Advanced Education Program in Endodontics


PhD, University of Sao Paulo

MS, University of Sao Paulo

DDS, Universidad Inca Garcilaso de la Vega

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Dr. Ordinola Zapata obtained his D.D.S. degree in 2001 from Inca Garcilaso de la Vega University in Lima-Peru. After practicing for six years as a general dentist, Dr. Ordinola Zapata continued his career at the Endodontic Department of the University of Sao Paulo in Brazil, where he obtained a Master and a Doctoral degree in Endodontics. In 2014, he moved to USA to continue his training. Dr. Ordinola Zapata completed a two-year Advance Education in General Dentistry residency program at Larkin Community Hospital in Miami and his Endodontic residency program at the IB Bender Endodontic Division, Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia. In his academic career, Dr. Ordinola Zapata has published more than 70 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals and lectured internationally in more than 10 countries. Dr. Ordinola Zapata also serves as Associate Editor of the International Endodontic Journal (UK) and is a member of the scientific advisory board of the Journal of Endodontics (USA).

Fellowships, Residencies, and Visiting Engagements

Endodontics, Residency
Albert Einstein Medical Center

AEGD, Residency
Larkin Community Hospital