Day 1: Rubber Dam placement, Endodontic Access Cavities, and canal location/principles of mechanical preparation utilising the OneCurve and Hyflex EDM systems, in additionto the new OneReci reciprocating file system.
Day 2: Obturation and Post/Cores. The course will be on extracted teeth to deliver a true to life educational experience.
This course is designed for the dentist who wants to get better at their day to day endodontic treatment.
Delegates will learn basic concepts of cleaning, shaping, irrigation and obturation of the root canal system.
Learn how to isolate teeth easily for endodontics, learn how to improve access cavitie preparation and get familiar with root canal anatomy.
You will learn how to use the hyflex and one curve file systems and practice using these files on simulated canals in the phantom head to make it as close to it would be in practice.
We will also go through diagnosis and some cases to get the endodontic juices pumping and create an open discussion wit myself and your fellow colleagues.
The aim is to have fun and make endodontics more exciting and less daunting.
Afzal completed a Masters degree in Endodontology with the University of Chester in 2015 followed by a 3-year full time Doctorate degree and specialist training in Endodontics at the University of Liverpool.
He passed his MEndo speciality examination with the Royal college of Edinburgh and gained a Doctor of Dental Science degree (DDSc) in Endodontics from the University ofLiverpool. He presented his research at the European Society of Endodontology.
He teaches and supervises post graduate students at Manchester Dental Hospital on the MSc Endodontic programme as well as being an educational supervisor of MSc dissertations at SimplyEndo.