PROGRAM

Day 1

Removal of obturation materials, removal of cast and fibre post, management of calcifications, Bypassing ledges and false canals

  • Introduction to your working station, Iatrogenic Ledges and False canal management, Cast Post and Fibre Post removal , Removal of obturation materials.
  • Calcifications: Free Hand and Guided management. Step by step planning

Hands-On

  • The participants will practice their skills in phantom heads under the microscope Zumax and in the bench.
  • Removal of obturation materials, ledge bypassing, removal of cast and fibre post, negotiating calcified canals.

Day 2

Prevention and management of Broken Instruments, MB2 canal identification and negotiation, Dilacerated canal management

  • Prevention of file breakage with TCA, Techniques to manage broken files (bypassing, Wedging, ultrasonic, Tube and glue)
  • Loops for removal of separated Instruments, MB2 canal identification.
  • Live demonstration Double curve dilacerated canal, broken instrument removal.

Hands-On

  • The participants will practice their instrument removal skills in phantom heads under the microscope Zumax, they will practice difficult canal identification in extracted teeth , and dilacerated double curve instrumentation in specially designed plastic tooth.

    INSTRUCTOR(S)

     

    Dr. Antonis Chaniotis

    • Graduated from the University of Athens Dental School, Greece (1998)

    • Postgraduate program in Endodontics at the University of Athens Dental School (2003)

    • Clinical instructor affiliated with the undergraduate and postgraduate programs at the University of Athens, Athens Dental School, Endodontic department, Greece

    • Member of the Hellenic Society of Endodontology (ESE full member society)

    • Certified member of the European Society of Endodontology (ESE)

    • International member of American Association of Endodontists (AAE)

     

    Dr. Hugo Sousa Dias

    • Exclusive clinical practice in Endodontics and Apical Microsurgery

    • Trainer of Side by Side: Endodontic Custom Made Programs (individual and individualized courses in Endodontics) since 2018

    • Trainer of the International course: Root Canal Blockage Training Course with Dr. Antonis Chaniotis

    • Coordinator of the Master in Endodontics – Clinical Residency – Foramen Dental Education (2014-2018)

    • Trainer of the Clinical Masters Program in Endodontics (Tribune CME) with Dr. Gilberto Debelian; Prof. Gianluca Gambarini; Dr. Claudio Pisacane and Dr. Giancarlo Pongione (2018-2019)

    • Collaboration with the Post-graduation programs in Endodontics of the Faculty of Dental Medicine of the University of Lisbon; IUCAS-CESPU (Porto) and Faculty of Dental Medicine of the University of Porto

    • Member of the Clinical Masters Network (Tribune CME)

    • Founder of the Portuguese Group for the Study of Endodontia (Study Club)

    • Founder of Hugo Sousa Dias & Friends – webinar sessions

    • Publications, lectures and National and International courses in the area of ​​Endodontics

    • Member of the Directorate of the Portuguese Society of Endodontology (2020-2023)

    • Member of the European Society of Endodontology

    • Co-author in a chapter of a book by Dr. Marco Versiani, Drª. Bettina Basrani and Dr. Sousa-Neto: The Root Canal Anatomy in Permanent Dentition, Springer (2018)