complex endodontic treatment and the use of high magnification dentistry

This course is under the direction of
Dr. Juan Carlos Ortiz Hugues DDS, CEAS II, AEP

One-day Hands-on Workshop

Two Dates and Locations to Choose From

Friday, Oct. 4, 2024: Minneapolis, MN
Saturday, Nov. 9 , 2024, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

8 AM to 5 PM
This Program Provides 8 Hours of Hands on CE


Complex Endodontic Treatment and the Use of High Magnification Dentistry


Endodontics presents some of the most challenging scenarios in dental care, particularly in retreatment cases, post removals, and instrument retrieval. To navigate these complexities successfully, specialized techniques, tools, and technologies are essential. This course offers comprehensive training to manage both basic and complex endodontic procedures with precision using the dental microscope. Under the expert guidance of Dr. Juan Carlos Ortiz Hugues, a renowned specialist in endodontics, you’ll gain valuable insights and engage in practical, hands-on sessions designed to enhance your skills and confidence in endodontic treatments.
The dental microscope is a revolutionary tool in endodontics, offering unparalleled magnification, coaxial lighting, and real-time documentation capabilities. This course will teach you how to utilize this technology to improve your diagnostic accuracy and procedural outcomes, making it an indispensable part of your practice. Join us to transform your endodontic approach and achieve superior results for your patients.

What You’ll Learn:

  • Master the Microscope: Efficiently and effectively use the microscope for both basic and complex procedures, understanding its role as the standard of care.
  • Locate MB2 Canals: Techniques to locate and treat MB2 canals in maxillary molars.
  • Retrieve Broken Files: Step-by-step methods for successful broken file retrieval.
  • Post Removal: Guidelines and hands-on practice for removing metal and fiberglass posts.
  • Perforation Management: Strategies to handle perforations with precision.
  • Ergonomics: Apply ergonomic principles to enhance comfort and efficiency during procedures.
  • Assistant Collaboration: Maximize the efficiency of four-handed dentistry, improving workflow and productivity.

Detailed Program:

  • 8:30 am – 9:00 am: Understanding Biomechanics in Microscope Dentistry (Lecture, Demo, Hands-On)
    • Ergonomics in dentistry
    • Risk factors and musculoskeletal disorders
    • Benefits of stretches and ergo breaks
    • Microscope setup and handling
  • 9:00 am – 10:00 am: Systematic Positioning and Intro to Applied Microscope Dentistry (Demo, Hands-On)
    • Operator and patient positioning
  • 10:00 am – 10:30 am: Motor Skill Exercises (Hands-On)
  • 10:30 am – 10:45 am: Coffee Break
  • 10:45 am – 11:10 am: Clinical Case Studies in Microscope Endodontics (Lecture)
  • 11:10 am – 12:30 pm: Hands-On Training: Post Removal
  • 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm: Lunch
  • 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm: Hands-On Training: Broken File Retrieval
  • 3:30 pm – 3:45 pm: Coffee Break
  • 3:45 pm – 4:00 pm: Four-Handed Dentistry and Organizational Factors (Lecture)

Material List:

  • Typodonts, Piezo tips, Artificial teeth, Laschal Endo Kits, Handpiece Motor, Burs, Basic Examination Kit
Register Now!
Don’t miss this opportunity to transform your endodontic practice with advanced skills and the latest technology. Secure your spot today and join fellow professionals in mastering the art of endodontics with the dental microscope.
Reserve your place now and take the first step towards unparalleled precision in endodontic treatment.


About Dr. Juan Carlos Ortiz Hugues, DDS, CEAS II, AEP

Juan Carlos Ortiz Hugues, DDS, CEAS II, AEP

Dr. Juan Carlos Ortiz Hugues, DDS, CEAS, AEP is an Associate Ergonomics Professional, Master of the Academy of microscope enhanced dentistry, CEAS II, and President of the Academy of microscope enhanced dentistry AMED. He is the author of the book Ergonomics applied to dental practice. He provides lectures, training, and advice in Advanced Dental Ergonomics throughout Latin America and the United States, mainly related to dental ergonomics.

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Oct. 10, 2024 Registration

Minneapolis, MN

Enova Illumination,
6305 Sandburg Rd.
Minneapolis, MN 55427

Nov. 9, 2024 Registration

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

S. Fla Dental Meeting
1825 Griffin Rd.
Dania Beach, FL 33004