Achieving Effective Root Canal Treatment

202027may9:00 am4:30 pmAchieving Effective Root Canal TreatmentPresented by Dr Geoffrey Young, Adjunct Associate Professor Peter DuckmantonCOVID-199:00 am - 4:30 pm(GMT+10:00) View in my time Event Organized ByADA NSW Centre for Professional DevelopmentDisciplineEndodonticsFormatHands-on

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The Best Simple and Effective Root Canal Treatment with Rotary and Reciprocation

Detailed  theory and hands on presentation of  rotary and reciprocation systems and how they may deliver successful root canal treatments with even the most difficult clinical cases, while maintaining best clinical practice, and how this drastically reduces problems related to root canal preparation.

This full day course will provide greater understanding and experience in the Mtwo and NEW RECIPROC BLUE  systems  and the Endodontic procedure. The hands-on sections provide practical  and easily applicable benefits to you in your practice.

Understand how to achieve the optimal root canal preparation from both theoretical practical perspectives.

Learn why Reciprocation is the growth trend in Endodontics in achieving excellent clinical outcomes.

Topics include

  • Understand the Mtwo rotary technique and how to improve your canal preparation and achieve conservative dentistry
  • Understand reciprocating movement and the Reciproc instruments: basic features and step by step technique, experience the flexibility of the Reciproc Blue file which can be   pre bent
  • Clinical use and how to manage difficult cases using Reciproc instruments
  • Considerations about root canal debridement and disinfection
  • Single-file preparation and root canal obturation
  • Electronic apex locator, technique and trouble shooting
  • Obturation of the prepared teeth, quality and technique using carrier-based filling technique and conventional lateral condensation
  • Severely curved canals and how to approach them

Learning Objectives

  • Appreciate the benefits of the Mtwo rotary system
  • Understand the basic concepts of reciprocation in Endodontics
  • Know the main characteristics  and clinical procedure with of the Reciproc instruments
  • Understand the rationale of Reciproc single-file technique
  • Be able to use the Reciproc instruments on resin blocks and extracted teeth
  • •Become conversant with the new GuttaFusion carrier-based filling technique
  • Be able to use Guttafusion on resin blocks and extracted teeth
  • Improve your obturation technique by practicing the matched master cone and carrier systems with Beefill 2 in 1 warm obturation technique

Other Information

Testimonial – “Excellent theoretical refresher, an update on relevant research and practical tips to take away”


Speakers for this event

  • Dr Geoff Young

    Dr Geoff Young

    Specialist endodontist

    Dr Geoff Young obtained his BDS (University Medal) from the University of Sydney in 2002, and his Specialist degree from the University of Melbourne in 2007. He went on to establish Sydney Endodontic Centre – the largest specialist endodontic group practice in the Inner West of Sydney. Dr Young was the first endodontist in NSW awarded Fellowship of the RACDS in the Special Field of Endodontics, and is a current examiner for the FRACDS (GDP) final examination. Dr Young is committed to clinical teaching at the University of Sydney, as well as developing and providing continuing education through the ADA and RACDS. He is Past President of the Australian Society of Endodontology (NSW), as well as a member of the Australian & New Zealand Academy of Endodontics, the International Association of Dental Traumatology, and the American Association of Endodontists.

    URL https://sydneyendocentre.com.au/drs-young-and-dang/dr-young/

    Specialist endodontist

  • Professor Peter Duckmanton

    Professor Peter Duckmanton

    Senior Clinical Specialist in Endodontics

    Adjunct Associate Professor Peter Duckmanton is the Senior Clinical Specialist in Endodontics at Sydney Dental Hospital and an Adjunctive Associate Professor with the Faculty of Dentistry where he has taught endodontics for over 25 years. His dental qualifications are from the University of Sydney. On graduation Peter entered the RAAF Dental Service where he was, at one time, the youngest Senior Dental Officer in the Service. He has been previously the Federal President of the Australian Society of Endodontology as well as the state president and secretary/treasurer of the NSW Branch of the ASE and the Secretary/Treasurer of the Australian and New Zealand Academy of Endodontists. He holds fellowships from the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons, the International College of Dentists and the Pierre Fauchard Academy and is a federal councillor of the Royal Australasian College of Dental Surgeons.

    Senior Clinical Specialist in Endodontics


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(Wednesday) 9:00 am - 4:30 pm AEDT(GMT+10:00) View in my time

CPD Hours

6.5 CPD Hrs


Member Price: Dentists – $790.00, Non-Member Price: Non-Members- $948.00

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