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June 17, 2012

Impressions from VDW (Munich)

From left to right: Mr. Walter Loaiza (VDW Germany), Prof. Dr. Gianluca Plotino, Prof. Dr. Key Fabiano Souza Pereira, Prof. Dr. Eudes Gondim, Dra. Lilia Macedo França, Prof. Dr. Erick Miranda Souza, Prof. Dr. Flávio Rodrigues Ferreira Alves, Mr. Salomon Matto (VDW Brazil), Prof. Dr. Gustavo de Deus, Prof. Dr. Marco Versiani, Prof. Dr. José Mauricio Paradella de Camargo
 VDW Training Room
  VDW Training Room
VDW Training Room
  VDW Training Room
 Dr. Gustavo de Deus, Dr. Erick Miranda Souza, Dr. Gianluca Plotino, Dr. Marco Versiani
 The Brazilian Team with Dr. Gianluca Plotino (Center)
 
 Dr. Gustavo de Deus, Dr. Erick Miranda Souza, Dr. Marco Versiani
  Dr. Gustavo de Deus, Dr. Erick Miranda Souza, Dr. Marco Versiani
Dr. Erick Miranda Souza, Dr. Marco Versiani
A special thanks to VDW team: Mr. Walter Loaiza, Mrs. Lydia Bonenberger, Mrs. Pamela Marklew, Mr. Markus Borgschulte, Mrs. Corinna Ludwig, Mrs. Karin Duhnke, Mrs. Iris Köster, Mrs. Carolin Höschen

June 2, 2012

Root Canal Preparation: Gates-Glidden + K-Files

Root Canal Preparation Protocol (Crown-Down Technique):

Mesiobuccal and Mesiolingual Canals 
- Cervical Third (Gates-Glidden burs #3 - #1)
- Middle and Apical Thirds (Stainless Steel K-Files - Apical Preparation: K-File: #30)

Distal Canal
- Cervical Third (Gates-Glidden burs #2 - #4)
- Middle and Apical Thirds (Stainless Steel K-Files - Apical Preparation: K-File: #40)

Click on the images to enlarge

3D Models of Root Canal Before Preparation (Green)
3D Models of Root Canal After Preparation (Red)
3D Models of Root Canal Before and After Preparation
Registration Process

Five Transaxial Views Of The Root
Superimposition of the Canal Before and After Preparation
Superimposition of the 3D Models of the Root Canal
Before (Green) and After (Red) Canal Preparation

Cervical Preparation With Gates-Glidden Burs
Before (Black) and After (Red) Canal Preparation

Axial Cross-Sections of a Mandibular Molar
Root Canal Preparation (Crown-Down Technique)
[Gates-Glidden Burs + Stainless Steel K-Files]

June 1, 2012

Impressions from FBE Meeting





From left to right: Prof. Ermelindo Radetic, Prof. Ruy Hizatugu, 
Prof. Marco Versiani, Prof. Claudio Boiero, Prof. Adalberto Ramos Vieira


You may access the scientific program in the following link: