R2C™: The Root to Crown Solution


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Course Description

Each step of endodontically treating and restoring a tooth is connected. This course walks through each step of root canal therapy- with each building on the success of the previous phase. From diagnostic protocol through coronal restoration, learn techniques for clinical success at every step needed to take the patient out of pain, restore function to the tooth while maintaining the proper aesthetic, and enhance long term success.

Course Objectives

After this lecture course, the participants will be able to:

  • Diagnosis and Treatment Planning — A complete understanding of the factors of each case
  • Endodontic Access — Creating a proper access cavity is critical
  • Antibacterial Dressings — Inter-appointment medicaments and temporizing teeth
  • Shaping Utilizing the Most Advanced File Technology Choices for imparting an appropriate shape to the canal
  • Irrigation — Importance of removal of infection-causing bacteria
  • Obturation — Pros and Cons of sealers and obturation techniques
  • Coronal restoration of the Endodontically Treated Tooth Choosing between direct vs. indirect restoration

Faculty

Photo Antonio Berto, DDSAntonio Berto, DDS

  • Dr. Antonio Berto’s completed his dental training in Madrid, Spain, where he received a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S.) degree in 2005. Previously, from 2003 through 2006, he attended Dr. Maria del Carmen Navarro (Odontopediatric dentist) and Rafael Miñana (Endodontist) private practice, in Madrid Spain, for Clinical Observation and Assistance.
  • After he practiced general dentistry for one year, his mentor, Dr. Rafael Miñana, one of the founders of the Spanish Association of Endodontics, realized how passionate Dr. Berto was about Endodontics, and encouraged him to continue his education in endodontics in the United States.
  • In 2006 Dr. Berto became a Fellow in the Department of Endodontics Texas A&M Health Science Center – Baylor College of Dentistry. He continued his studies at BCD and in 2009 he was awarded a Certificate in Endodontics.
  • His research on Physical and Chemical Properties of New-generation Endodontic Materials received a grant from the American Association of Endodontics and was presented in Orlando at the Annual meeting of the American Association of Endodontics and also in the DFW Metroplex Endodontic Society. Dr. Berto’s research was published in the Journal of Endodontics, published by the American Association of Endodontics.

He also authored multiple articles in professional journals and publications, and has lecture both nationally and internationally. His research interest is in the area of anatomy of root canal system, dental traumatology and dental and pulp regeneration.

Dr. Berto is Board eligible of the American Board of Endodontics since 2009 and one of his goals is to become a Diplomate. He is an active member of the American Association of Endodontics, American Dental Association, North Texas Hispanic Dental Association serving as President-Elect, Spanish Dental Association, DFW Metroplex Endodontic Society, and the Irving Dental Study club, where he currently serves as Vice-President.

In 2010 he became Assistant Professor at the Department of Endodontics. He also teaches at the AEGD department where he is responsible for the Endodontic section.

Dr. Berto is married and in his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and watching all types of sports, soccer being his favorite.

Continuing Education Units

7 Contact hours – ParticipationHands-on Course
AGD# 070

Location

University of Florida Coral Gables

1 Alhambra Plaza
Coral Gables, FL 33134

Registration

  • Dentist Fee: $279 (Early Bird) / $329 (Regular Fee)
  • Auxiliary (must Attend with DN) Fee: $199 (Early Bird) / $249 (Regular Fee)
  • Friday: 8am-4:30pm
Dates Location Course # AGD
December 6, 2019 Coral Gables, FL 190614 070

***NOTE: New cancellation policy effective January 1, 2019

Thanks

Continuing Dental Education at UFCD expresses appreciation to DENTSPLY Sirona Endodontics for exhibitor support, which helped make this course possible.