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New York, NY-Endodontic Challenges for Recent Graduates , How to Properly Use Heat Treated and Non-Heat Treated Files Workshop, & Advanced Endodontics for General Practitioners Workshop

September 21, 2022 9:17 am Published by

Endodontic Challenges for Recent Graduates: This presentation is geared principally toward the recent dental graduate who feels somewhat intimidated by endodontics. Many recent graduates have had minimal exposure to clinical endodontics in dental school. Consequently, this session will be dedicated to such issues as practical diagnosis, the importance of straight-line access, case selection, how to achieve profound anesthesia, minimization of iatrogenic errors, various instrumentation techniques and contemporary obturation options.
• Conceptualize endodontics in a more comprehensive manner
• Understand diagnosis, instrumentation, and obturation
• Diagnose and anesthetize “hot teeth
• Understand the meaning of an “Endo-Restorative Continuum.”
How to Properly Use Heat Treated and Non-Heat Treated Files Workshop: This hands-on workshop begins with a brief review of the rotary instrumentation and a hands-on demonstration. The clinician demonstrates how to use heat treated properly, and non-heat treated files- rotary files (the Blend Technique) and shows the best way to use bioceramic technology. Following the demonstration, participants are encouraged to practice the various techniques. • Perform rotary instrumentation utilizing a “Rhythm” motion • Understand what causes the separation of rotary files and how best to prevent them • Successfully obturate a tooth or block using the hydraulic condensation technique • Comprehend the need for piezo-electric ultrasonics and their benefit in clinical endodontics
Advanced Endodontics for General Practitioners Workshop: This hands-on session confirms concepts introduced during Dr. Koch’s lecture. The hands-on will begin with a review of How to Prevent the Separation of Rotary Files. The Blend Technique (basic & advanced) will also be introduced clinically and Dr. Koch will demonstrate how to properly use heat treated and non-heat treated files rotary files. Hydraulic condensation will be performed by all attendees and Dr. Koch will describe the best ways to use bioceramic technology in challenging cases. Piezo electric ultrasonics will be available and everyone will have the opportunity to work with a new digital imaging system.
• Upon completion, the participant shall be able to predictably perform the Blend Technique in both simple and advanced cases.
• Upon completion, the participant will have a more thorough understanding of what causes the separation of rotary files and how best to prevent them.
• Upon completion, the participant will be able to successfully use a piezo-electric ultrasonic unit for finding hidden canals.
• Upon completion, participants will understand they keys to perforation repair.

Financial Relationship – Honorarium: Real World Endo; Material Support: Brasseler USA.…

New York, NY-Safety and Simplicity in Root Canal Instrumentation, Bioceramics and Advanced Endodontic Instruments Immature Teeth, and Root Canal Instrumentation/Obturation: Hands-on Workshop

September 21, 2022 9:13 am Published by

Safety and Simplicity in Root Canal Instrumentation: Nearly 30 years since the introduction of Nickel Titanium Rotary Files to endodontics, we’ve learned much about these outstanding instruments’ clinical strengths and limitations. As a result of recent improvements in metallurgy, enhanced designs, and innovative rotary file motions, we now need to understand how these changes affect clinical instrumentation. Furthermore, in parallel to improvements in instrumentation technology, root canal obturation has been revolutionized in cement/sealer technology. This seminar focuses on access, irrigation, instrumentation, and obturation.
• how rotary file design, metallurgy, and motion influences instrumentation safety and efficiency • the advantages of bioceramic-based obturation and clinical techniques for its implementation • how instrumentation and obturation protocols can be combined as a comprehensive system to achieve both efficiency and predictability in most clinical situations Bioceramics and Advanced Endodontic Instruments Immature Teeth: A Hands-on Workshop: You are breezing through your typical workday. Your next patient is that kid you have not seen since he was three years old. It’s a D.O. composite on #3. No worries, no problems, then BOOM. You see red. It’s the pulp. Why is it so close to the occlusal surface? What do you do now? Are you going to send him to endo or go to pedo? Do you try to place some Dycal? This hands-on workshop goes through the rationale for treating immature teeth in children and adults. Become familiar with ideal materials and gain confidence to manage most pulpal situations from pulp capping to vital pulp Apexogenesis to Apexification.
• to diagnose the amount of pulpal involvement and predict the ideal treatment plan • the advantages of Bioceramic materials for vital pulp therapy • to instrument and obturate immature teeth in a safe and effective manner • to obturate traditional, mature roots with Bioceramic sealer and gutta-percha
Root Canal Instrumentation/Obturation: Hands-on Workshop: This hands-on workshop discusses a simple instrumentation and obturation system during the didactic portion. After attending this workshop, you will have a complete understanding of this instrumentation and obturation system, which will help improve the predictability of your cases while dramatically reducing instrument separation.
• to describe the proper protocol for safe and effective instrumentation of a given canal and cone fit for obturation in different scenarios • the simple, bonded obturation technique of the fitted gutta-percha in the prepared canal • to utilize the advantage of Hydraulic Condensation to prepare a quick post space in the canal, if needed

Financial Relationship – Honorarium: Real World Endo; Material Support: Brasseler USA.…

Montebello, CA- Endodontics Revisited

September 7, 2022 2:03 pm Published by

FULL DAY LECTURE PRESENTATION: Are you dissatisfied with your level of endodontic expertise? Do your gutta percha cones consistently come up short? Do you feel you got shortchanged in dental school in terms of clinical endodontic experience??? If so, please continue to read. Dr. Koch is back…and better than ever! In this new all-day lecture format, Dr. Koch begins with a review of generic endodontics. Topics such as how to perform an accurate endodontic diagnosis and how to achieve profound anesthesia will be introduced right at the beginning. Furthermore, a vision for endodontic success will be established by discussing techniques that will allow the clinician to successfully perform endodontic therapy without compromising the restorability of the tooth.

The afternoon session begins with an in-depth discussion of rotary instrumentation and Dr. Koch will explain why the “Blend

Technique” is, in her opinion, the best rotary protocol ever created! After a break, “Annie” will focus on bioceramic technology

in both endodontics and pediatric dentistry. She will fully explain why bioceramics have become the New Gold Standard of

obturation sealers. Following the obturation discussion, Dr. Koch will introduce participants to multiple uses of bioceramics such

as in perforation repairs and pulp caps. The day concludes with a rapid-fire Q & A session in which every attendee has the

opportunity to ask questions about various aspects of endodontics such as single visit protocols and emergency treatment.

 

At the conclusion of this lecture program, attendees will:

  • Understand why there is no such thing as a one-file endodontic protocol
  • Comprehend the synchronous relationship between endodontics & restorative dentistry
  • Learn how to successfully hybridize techniques
  • No longer be intimidated by endodontic emergencies
  • Realize that endodontics can be both satisfying to the clinician and beneficial to the patient

Financial Relationship – Honorarium: Real World Endo; Material Support: Brasseler USA.

Pasadena, CA-Safety and Simplicity in Root Canal Treatment

August 31, 2022 12:59 pm Published by

Over 30 years since the introduction of Nickel Titanium Rotary Files to endodontics, we’ve learned much about the clinical strengths and limitations of these great instruments. As a result of recent improvements in metallurgy, enhanced designs, and innovative rotary file motions, we now need to understand how these changes affect clinical instrumentation. Furthermore, in parallel to improvements in instrumentation technology, root canal obturation has been revolutionized in the area of cement/sealer technology. These obturation improvements are allowing more efficient obturation techniques at lower costs. Finally, combining improvements on both instrumentation and obturation front is now allowing us to create more efficient instrumentation and obturation techniques that are safe, simple, and predictable. During this course, Dr. Nasseh will talk about these points with specific emphasis on access, irrigation, instrumentation, and obturation.

At the conclusion of this course, participants will:

  • Learn how rotary file design, metallurgy and motion influences instrumentation safety and efficiency.
  • Comprehend the advantages of bioceramic based obturation and clinical techniques for its implementation.
  • Discover how instrumentation and obturation protocols can be combined as a comprehensive system to achieve both efficiency and predictability in most clinical situations.
  • Be able to describe the proper protocol for safe and effective instrumentation of a given canal and cone fit for obturation in different scenarios.
  • Be able to utilize the advantage of Hydraulic Condensation to prepare a quick post space in the canal, if needed.
  • Recognize that long-term success in Endodontics can be accomplished in both a safe and simple manner.  The key is to combine new technology with long established, evidence-based endodontic principles.

Bala Cynwyd, PA-Endodontics Revisited

August 31, 2022 12:51 pm Published by

Are you dissatisfied with your level of endodontic expertise? Do your gutta percha cones consistently
come up short? Do you feel you got short changed in dental school in terms of clinical endodontic
experience??? If so, please continue to read.
Dr. Koch is back … and better than ever! In this new all-day course, Dr. Koch begins with a review
of generic endodontics. Topics such as how to achieve profound anesthesia and properly accessed
molar teeth will be introduced right at the beginning. Furthermore, a vision for endodontic success
will be established by discussing techniques and products “So sophisticated, they’re simple to use.”
The second half of the morning is dedicated to instrumentation and Dr. Koch will explain why the
Endo Sequence Blend is, in her opinion, the best rotary protocol ever created! It is because the Blend
Technique is intuitive. The “Blend” employs both heat-treated and non-heat treated files and allows
them to work to their maximum safety and effectiveness.
After lunch, “Annie” will focus on bioceramic technology in both endodontics and pediatric
dentistry. She will fully explain why bioceramics have become the New Gold Standard of obturation
sealers. Following the obturation discussion, Dr. Koch will introduce participants to a completely
drill-free post system.
The day concludes with a robust hands-on session wherein Dr. Koch will work will every single
individual at the hands-on. She will also employ the Koch Teaching Method in which every attendee
will instrument a bloc or tooth while not looking directly at the bloc or tooth. This insures a proper
understanding of the rhythm technique which is vital to successful instrumentation
Learning Objectives:
At the conclusion of this course, attendees will:
• Understand why there is no such thing as a one file endodontic technique
• Comprehend the synchronous relationship between endodontics and restorative dentistry
• Learn how to place a drill-free post (if required!)
• Recognize the advantages of using a piezo electric ultrasonic
• Learn how to get a Perfect Cone Fit!!!
• Know how to get patients profoundly numb better recognize which cases are best treated by
endodontic specialists
• Learn how to make endodontics successful and profitable in their practice!…

St. Louis, MO-Contemporary Endodontics for Recent Graduates and Refresher Course for Dentists

August 31, 2022 12:47 pm Published by

Lecture Presentation: This presentation is geared principally toward the recent dental graduate who feels somewhat intimidated by endodontics. Most undergraduate dental schools have such busy curriculums that minimal time is devoted to clinical endodontics. Consequently, this session will be dedicated to such issues as practical diagnosis, the importance of straight-line access, when to refer, how to achieve profound anesthesia, minimization of iatrogenic errors, various instrumentation techniques, and obturation options. This lecture will also help those experienced clinicians who still have questions about an individual technique or concept. This presentation will include a robust Q & A session.
Learning Objectives:
• Able to conceptualize endodontics in a more circumferential manner and have a better comprehension of what well-done endodontics can accomplish for their patient.
• Have a more thorough understanding of diagnosis, instrumentation, and obturation.
• Capable to diagnose and anesthetize “hot teeth.”
Hands-on Session: This hands-on session is a natural follow-up to the previous lecture of the same name. The hands-on will begin with a review of how to prevent the separation of rotary files. A brief review of the “Blend Technique” will follow and then Dr. Koch will do a hands-on demonstration. She will demonstrate how to properly use heat-treated and non-heat-treated files rotary files (the Blend Technique) as well as demonstrating the best way to use bioceramic technology. Furthermore, this session will allow participants to review any technique or questions they may have with Dr. Koch. Following her demonstration, participants will practice the various techniques and Dr. Koch will personally work with each individual during the hands-on portion.
Learning Objectives:
• Able to predictably perform rotary instrumentation utilizing a “Rhythm” motion.
• Have a more thorough understanding of what causes the separation of rotary files and how best to prevent them.
• Successfully obturate a tooth or block using the hydraulic condensation technique.
Financial Relationship – Honorarium: Real World Endo; Material Support: Brasseler USA.…

Indianapolis, IN -Safety and Simplicity in Root Canal Instrumentation and Obturation: Myths, Metal and Motion

August 31, 2022 12:45 pm Published by

Lecture & Hands on Presentation: Nearly 30 years since the introduction of Nickel Titanium Rotary Files to endodontics, we’ve learned much about the clinical strengths & limitations of these great instruments. With recent improvements in metallurgy, enhanced designs, & innovative rotary file motions, we need to understand how these changes affect clinical instrumentation. In parallel to improvements in instrumentation technology, root canal obturation has been revolutionized in the area of cement/sealer technology. These obturation improvements allow more efficient obturation techniques at lower costs. Combining improvements on both instrumentation & obturation front allows us to create more efficient instrumentation & obturation techniques that are safe, simple, & predictable. Dr. Fleury will address these points with specific emphasis on access, irrigation, instrumentation, & obturation & demonstrate a simple instrumentation & obturation system. Attendees will gain a full understanding of this instrumentation & obturation system improving the predictability of cases while dramatically reducing instrument separation. Participants will have the opportunity to validate these concepts during the workshop. Plastic blocks will be used for this demonstration. If available, participants are encouraged to bring sterile accessed & canal validated extracted teeth representative of the kind of cases they do clinically. PLEASE NOTE: wisdom teeth are excluded.
At the conclusion of this course, participants will:
1. Learn how rotary file design, metallurgy and motion influences instrumentation safety and efficiency.
2. Comprehend the advantages of bioceramic based obturation and clinical techniques for its implementation.
3. Discover how instrumentation and obturation protocols can be combined as a comprehensive system to achieve both efficiency and predictability in most clinical situations.
4. Be able to describe the proper protocol for safe and effective instrumentation of a given canal and cone fit for obturation in different scenarios.
5. Describe the simple, bonded obturation of the fitted gutta percha in the prepared canal.
6. Be able to utilize the advantage of Hydraulic Condensation to prepare a quick post space in the canal, if needed.
Financial Relationship – Honorarium: Real World Endo; Material Support: Brasseler USA.…

Hayward, CA-PREDICTABLE AND EFFICIENT ROOT CANAL INSTRUMENTATION, OBTURATION AND PERFORATION REPAIR

August 31, 2022 12:43 pm Published by

FULL DAY LECTURE PRESENTATION: Since the introduction of Nickel Titanium Rotary Instrumentation to endodontics, we have learned much about the clinical strengths and limitations of these great instruments. With recent improvements in metallurgy, enhanced designs, and innovative rotary file motions, we need to understand how these changes affect clinical instrumentation. We must take advantage of these improvements to create an instrumentation protocol that combines Simplicity and Predictability. Furthermore, a simple yet effective method will be introduced that combines the latest material science with endodontic synchronicity for a passive bonded root canal obturation. As practicing dentists, we are committed to success. In the event of a perforation while trying to find canals, it is important to know how to use bioceramic technology to turn this event into a successful case.
At the conclusion of this lecture, participants will:
1- Discover advanced canal shaping, synchronized bonded obturation and a perforation repair procedure.
2- Understand how metallurgy and motion influences instrumentation, safety and efficiency using new rotary file designs.
3- Learn how ultrasonic activation helps you to achieve 3-D irrigation and accelerate tissue dissolution.
4- Understand how bioactive materials play an important role in endodontics.
5- Discover how instrumentation and obturation protocols can be combined as a comprehensive system to achieve success in different clinical situations.
Financial Relationship – Honorarium: Real World Endo; Material Support: Brasseler USA.…

Lakewood, CA-Safety and Simplicity in Root Canal Instrumentation and Obturation: Myths, Metal and Motion

August 31, 2022 12:40 pm Published by

Lecture Presentation: Nearly 28 years after the introduction of Nickel Titanium Rotary Files to endodontics, we’ve learned much about the clinical strengths and limitations of these great instruments. As a result of recent improvements in metallurgy, enhanced designs, and innovative rotary file motions, we now need to understand how these changes affect clinical instrumentation. Furthermore, we must take advantage of these improvements to create an instrumentation protocol that combines Safety with Simplicity.
As a result of recent advances in metallurgy, we now have both heat treated and non-heat treated rotary files. They each possess different properties and both have indications for use as well as limitations. At Real World Endo, we believe these improvements should be employed to their utmost advantage. Consequently, we have developed a blended technique that combines the advantages of both heat treated and non-heat treated files into one awesome Endodontic Technique!!!
You will learn how to improve your instrumentation predictability while dramatically reducing instrument separation. Furthermore, a simple yet effective obturation method will be introduced that combines the latest in material science with endodontic synchronicity for passive, bonded root canal obturation. Real World Endo remains dedicated to the preservation of the natural dentition.
At the conclusion of this lecture, participants will:
1. Learn how rotary file design influences instrumentation safety and efficiency.
2. Comprehend the advantages of heat-treated files and how best to use them.
3. Discover the most effective instrument motions available for shaping root canals and their advantages and limitations.
4. Fully understand the need to combine the latest technology with long established, evidence-based endodontic principles.
5. Fully appreciate the benefits of bioceramic obturation and the incorporation of matching posts.
Financial Relationship – Honorarium: Real World Endo; Material Support: Brasseler USA.…