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Central ILAGD Presents: Endodontic Update: Diagnosis, Treatment & Endodontic Technology

Friday, June 9 @ 8:00 am - Saturday, June 10 @ 5:00 pm

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF DENTAL MEDICINE
&
THE CENTRAL ILLINOIS ACADEMY OF GENERAL DENTISTRY
Presents:

Friday, June 9th will be a Hybrid lecture.  You may attend the live lecture at SIU School of Dental Medicine OR you may attend the course via Zoom. 

Endodontic Update: Diagnosis, Treatment & Endodontic Technology
Dr. Stephen Weeks
Dr. George Zehak

Friday, June 9, 2023
(Virtual and In-person for Friday’s Lecture)
Saturday, June 10, 2023
(Saturday Hands-on In Person Only)

Course:

Day 1 of this will cover topics of interest to Dental Students, Post-Doctoral Residents and Practicing Dentists alike. Pulpal diagnostic testing, its advantages and limitations, and its connection with cracked teeth, is relevant to all aspects of Dentistry. The effective use of electronic apex locators and consideration of file separation should be of interest to anyone performing root canal treatment. Day 2 of the course will provide an update of endodontic systems, techniques and materials. The course will include a hands-on experience with different endodontic systems utilizing extracted teeth.

Speaker Bio:

Dr. Stephen Weeks is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Endodontics at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Dentistry.  Weeks received his BA in Chemistry from Rockford College in 1973 and he graduated from the Evanston Hospital School of Medical Technology in 1978. He attended UIC College of Dentistry, receiving his DDS with Honors in 1989. He returned to Evanston Hospital as a Resident in General Practice Dentistry, completing that program in 1990. He returned to UIC where he received his Certificate in Endodontics in 1994. Dr. Weeks provides lectures to pre- and post-doctorate students and provides patient care in the Faculty Dental Practice.

 

 

Dr. George Zehak received his dental degree from the University of Illinois. Currently he practices in Berwyn, Illinois and is on staff at Mercy Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Zehak has presented many lectures to dental audiences. Besides having a Mastership and Life Long Learning Award in the Academy of General Dentistry, he has received Fellowships from the International College of Dentists, American College of Dentists, Pierre Fauchard Academy, American College of Osseous Integration, the Odontographic Society of Chicago and is Past President of the Illinois Academy of General Dentistry and the Chicago Dental Society.

Course Objectives:

At the completion of this seminar, participants will:

Understand how to perform pulpal diagnostic tests with acceptable reliability
Be able to describe at least two methods of removing separated instruments from a canal
Understand how to use an electronic apex locator with increased confidence.
Understand root canal anatomy, access, shaping and cleansing in a thorough, quick and efficient manner that leads to successful root canal treatment.
Understand the proper technique to properly fill curved canals.
Become familiar .with endodontic systems in the market place and develop a better understanding of what works well in your hands.

Supplies: For the hands-on session on 6/10/23 please bring magnification eyewear and 3-5 extracted teeth. Please embed the roots in plaster and cut an endo access opening . Radiograph each tooth to establish working length of the canals. Bring high speed. and low speed handpieces with latch attachments.

CE Credits:

(towards AGD Fellowship or Mastership)
8 hours of Endodontics lecture credit for those who attend the 6/9/23 lecture only; 16 hours of Endodontics participation credit for those who attend 6/9/23 lecture and 6/10/23 hands-on. (36 hours for those who complete an in-office protocol assignment and report).
Email: [email protected] for information

PROTOCAL ASSIGNMENTS WILL BE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE ILLINOIS AGD.

Thursday, March 9, 2023 at 5:30 PM Virtual Session via Zoom
Call 309-692-1796 or Email
[email protected]

When & Where:

Friday, June 9, 2023
(Virtual and In-person for Friday’s Lecture)
Saturday, June 10, 2023
(Saturday Hands-on In Person Only)

Southern Illinois University
School of Dental Medicine

Course Schedule:

FRIDAY, March 10, 2023 (Lecture: Zoom and In-person)
7:45 am Registration
8:00 am – 10:30 am Lecture in Hoag Hall Auditorium (Bldg. 283)
10:30 am – 10:45 am Break and Discuss
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Lunch and Learn with the students
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Lecture in Hoag Hall Auditorium (Bldg. 283)
3:00 pm – 3:15 pm Break and Discuss
3:15 pm – 5:00 pm Lecture in Hoag Hall Auditorium (Bldg. 283)

SATURDAY, June 11, 2022 (Hands-On: In Person only)
7:45 am Registration
8:00 am – 12:00 pm Hands-on
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Lunch & Discuss
12:30 pm – 4:30 pm Hands-on

 For the Saturday hands-on, please bring some cases that you would like to discuss which should include photos, radiographs and/or models. Please bring magnification eyewear.

DEADLINE:
June 6, 2023
May register for lecture only on 6/9/23
6/10/23 Hands-on
Participation has limited space available

Hotel Reservations based on availability. Identify yourself as attending the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine AGD Programs. Only necessary for Thursday if attending Friday in-person rather than ZOOM.

Best Western Premier Hotel
3559 College Avenue
Alton, Illinois 62002
(618) 462-1220

Directions: Take 55 North or South to the Alton Exit #30, Route 140. (140 becomes College
Avenue)

PAYMENT
Return the completed registration form and check made out to CIAGD to:
Dr. Susan Bishop
7314 N. Edgewild Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614

DEADLINE:
June 6, 2023
May register for lecture only on 6/9/23
6/10/23 Hands-on
Participation has limited space available

For information call:
Dr. Susan Bishop
(309) 692-1796 or e-mail at
[email protected]

PARKING: Available behind Hoag Hall. No permit is necessary. Do not park in clinic lot. You will be ticketed.

PAYMENT

Return the completed registration form to:
Dr. Susan Bishop
7314 N. Edgewild Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614

DEADLINE:
June 6, 2023
May register for lecture only on 6/9/23
6/10/23 Hands-on (Participation has limited space available)

For information call:
Dr. Susan Bishop
(309) 692-1796 or e-mail at
[email protected]

Virtual Session via Zoom
Call 309-692-1796 or Email
[email protected]
for reservations and zoom link.

Presenting a program of this nature is a group effort and would not be possible without the assistance of many individuals and companies. A complete listing of contributing companies will be available at the program site.

Registration:

 

                                                                    AGD/ADA/Public Health      NON-AGD/ADA

Dentist: 2 day participation course               $695                                      $795
(limit 25 participants on 6/10/23)
Dentist 6/9/23 Lecture only                         $285                                      $335
Staff (non-dentist) per day                             $50                                         $75
(must be accompanied by dentist)
SIU Instructors/Students 6/09/23                   N/C                                     $10*
Lecture only and 6/10/23 observation only.
Must be registered for seminar.
(Observation will be permitted at participation course (includes faculty/students) if course limit is
reached, but costs and attendee numbers must be approved by the course master.)
Lunch is included in all day seminar cost.
*Includes 1 year AGD student membership
Non-Members: Join in AGD and receive seminar at AGD member cost.

 

Return by  June 6, 2023 (Limited attendance for second day on 6/10/23) other fine program brought to you by the CIAGD


NEXT  CIAGD/SIUSDM SEMINAR:  ~ Dr. Dan Stoeckel
Pediatric Dentistry and Special Needs and
Pediatric Oral Pathology
November 17 and 18, 2023

Details

Start:
Friday, June 9 @ 8:00 am
End:
Saturday, June 10 @ 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Dr. Susan Bishop
Phone:
309-692-1796
Email:
sbishop@peoriacounty.org

Other

Type of Event
Lecture & Participation

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