Endo Micro Surgical Retreatment (Management of Endodontic Failure)
Hands-on / Online
20 Feb 2021, 09:00 - 18:00 Dubai | Area of interest: General Dentistry, Endodontics

Course Structure

This course consists of three parts - two half-day theory and one full-day hands-on training:

  • The theory (6 hours) will be delivered to the delegates Online.
  • The hands-on training (full-day) will be delivered face-to-face on 20 February 2021.

Course Aims

  • To understand the rational behind micro surgical retreatment approaches and acquire basic surgical knowledge.
  • To understand the importance of magnification in endodontic microsurgery and acquire basic microsurgical skills.

Course Objectives

  • Outcomes of endodontic microsurgery vs traditional apicectomy.
  • The science behind effective local anaesthesia in endodontic microsurgery.
  • The use of a dental operating microscope in endodontic microsurgery.
  • Flap design and tissue handling to improve post-surgical healing.
  • How to effectively prepare an osteotomy.
  • Correct methods of ultrasonic root-end preparation and how to identify anatomical markers.
  • Which equipment is appropriate for use in micro-surgical techniques.
  • Effective suturing and postoperative care including analgesia.
  • Been calibrated to a dental operating microscope.
  • Have identified cases where surgical intervention is appropriate.
  • Have raised a flap with microsurgical instruments.
  • Created an osteotomy and identified anatomical markers.
  • Performed root end resection and retrograde preparation of the root canal space.
  • Performed microsurgical suturing.
  • Developed a post-operative care strategy to minimize complications and improve healing.

Theory Agenda | Online

Rational behind micro-surgical endodontic retreatment
Indications-Contraindications for microsurgery
Pre-surgical evaluation
Armamentarium for microsurgery
Effective Anesthesia and hemostasis staging
Soft tissue management (Flap designs, retraction, suturing)
Discussions and Q&A

Theory Agenda | Online

Hard tissue management (Osteotomy and root resection)
Retropreparation
Retro-filling Materials and Techniques
Wound healing-surgical Sequel-complications
Outcomes of Microsurgery
Discussions and Q&A

Hands-on Training Agenda | Face-to-face | Saturday, 20 February 2021

09:00 – 11:00
Microscope powered hands on
Flap design and suturing
11:00 – 11:15
Coffee Break
11:15 – 13:00
Demonstration of microsurgical cases
13:00 – 14:00
Lunch
14:00 – 15:45
Microscope powered hands on
Root resection
Retropreparation
Retro-filling techniques
15:45 – 16:00
Coffee Break
16:00 – 18:00
Demonstration of microsurgical cases

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Is there a discount?
Yes, for the online theory of the course, you pay 10% less of the standard price.

What about the CME?
Everything you attend online will have the usual local GCC and international (ADA CERP) accreditation for CME hours.

How would I remember what was taught online in terms of theory right before the hands-on?
You will have access to the recorded video at all times, so you can watch it again before you come for the hands-on training.

What else do I get?
You will receive an access to the Online Library of Tipton Training and British Academy of Restorative Dentistry (BARD) for this particular day of teaching.

I still have unanswered questions.
Please call / WhatsApp at +971502793711