Advanced Endodontic Practice (AEP)
Curriculum: 6 Modules.
Degree awarded: LDA Cert in AEP
Awarded verifiable eCPD hours: 48 CPD hours
Course duration 6 months
Course lead: Dr. Shihab Romeed
Course organizer: London Dental Academy
Start date: Nov 2019
Course venues: Portsmouth.
Course capacity: 10-12 students
Course requirements: BDS and 12 month VT training
Endodontics is the backbone of our day-to-day dental practice. Mastering the skills of delivering modern and safe endodontic treatments is the main objectives of LDA Course in Endodontics.
This PG course will be spread over a period of 6 months to enable general dental practitioners to provide quality endodontic treatment. However, at the same time GDPs will have the opportunity to read about Modern Endodontics through online resources exclusively available for our students who signed up for this course with LDA.
This programme will be a combination of lectures, webinars and hands-on training including case-based discussions. Practical skills and clinical tips will be developed during hands-on training supported by talented specialist clinicians.
All teaching materials will be provided as part of the module's components.
Aims and objectives
1- To enhance the general dental practitioners clinical skills in the practice of modern microscopic endodontics.
2- To develop some understanding of the evidence-based dentistry in relation to endodontics.
3- To enable students to develop a new set of clinical skill using modern root canal system instrumentation and obturation techniques.
4- To improve new skills in restoring endodontically-treated teeth.
5- To develop students skills in Re-endodontic and surgical re-endodontics treatments.