Pulp Fiction 17

International Symposium Pulp Fiction 17
Endodontic’s Enthusiasts Meeting on 3rd – 6th of December 2015


Topics outline

Dr Monika Dzieciątkowska & Michał Baranowski

“The endocrown – an alternative approach to endodontically treated teeth.”

1. Post and core restorations – why NOT?
-risk connected with post and core tooth preparation
-root anatomy and its meaning for post and core restoration
-biomimetic approach to post and core restoration

2. The inlay-onlay-endocrown
-endocrown as a tooth restoration after endodontic treatment
-the prosthetics arrived – how to inspect the prosthetic restoration
-adhesion and endocrown cementing – how to achieve durable and predictable results – material and techniques review
-IDS – Immediate Dentin Sealing as a way to increase adhesion to tooth tissue – when, how and with what?

Dr Guillaume Jouanny
“Diagnosis and treatment of pathological resorptive lesions, a biologic approach”.
“Endodontic success – challenges in endodontic instrumentation”.

Dr Syngcuk Kim
“Endodontic microsurgery: why, when and how”.

Dr Francesco Maggiore
“Successful management of root perforation and opened apexes”.
“Clinical strategies in Endodontic Retreatments: Disassembling, Missed Canals, Negotiation of Ledged Canals”.

Dr Sebastian Mazur
“Instrumentation and irrigation – clinical challenges and procedures”.

Dr Marga Ree
“Management of crown, crown-root and root fractures: endodontic and restorative aspects”.
“Non-surgical endodontic retreatment: from disassembly to build-up”.

Panel discussion – moderator Dr Syngcuk Kim
“Endo and Implants: do they have the same indication?”.

Hands-on workshop – Dr Jerzy Zbożeń
“Safe single-tooth implantation as a remedy for failed endodontic treatment.”

Hands-on workshop – Dr Tomasz Machan
“Biologically Oriented Preparation Technique (B.O.P.T.)”

*Organizer reserves a right to change the programme.


Wednesday, 2nd of December 2015
16.00 – Endodontics Curriculum Examination, Edition 2015 organized by Polish Endodontic Association (PTE) Thursday, 3rd of December 2015
08.00 – 13.00 Registration
09.00 – 13.00 Hands-on workshops
Hands-on workshop I: Safe single-tooth implantation as a remedy for failed endodontic treatment – Dr Jerzy Zbożeń
Hands-on workshop II: Biologically Oriented Preparation Technique (B.O.P.T.) – Dr Tomasz Machan

14:00 – 15:00 Coffee break
15:00 – 15:10 Welcome speech
15:10 – 16:40 The endocrown – an alternative approach to endodontically treated teeth (lecture and presentation) Part I – Dr Monika Dzieciątkowska, dental tech. Michał Baranowski
16:40 – 17:00 Coffee break
17:00 – 18:30 The endocrown – an alternative approach to endodontically treated teeth (lecture and presentation) Part II – Dr Monika Dzieciątkowska, dental tech. Michał Baranowski
18:30 – 19:30 Instrumentation and irrigation – clinical challenges and procedures – Dr Sebastian Mazur
19:30 – 20:00 Polish Endodontic Association Recommendations – case presentations – Dr Paweł Ocios
20:00 – 21:00 Polish Endodontic Association Members’ Meeting
21.00 – 03.00around 22.30 Dinner and Evening – Tango Night (theme costumes are welcome)Results of the “Endo Liqueur 2015” competition – main prize “Endodontic Device”
Results of the “The Best Costume” competition – main prize “Endodontic Instrument”

Friday, 4th of December 2015
07.00 – 10.00 Breakfast
10.00 – 11.30 Diagnosis and treatment of pathological resorptive lesions, a biologic approach – Dr Guillaume Jouanny
11.30 – 12.00 Coffee break
12.00 – 13.00 Endodontic success – challenges in endodontic instrumentation. – Dr Guillaume Jouanny
13.00 – 14.30 Lunch
14.30 – 16.30 Non-surgical endodontic retreatment: from disassembly to build-up – Prof. Marga Ree
16.30 – 17.00 Coffee break
17.00 – 19.00 Management of crown, crown-root and root fractures: endodontic and restorative aspects – Prof. Marga Ree
19.00 – 19.30 Leisure time
19.30 – 20.15 Dinner at the Hotel’s Restaurant
21.00 – 04.00 Dinner and Evening in Stalowe Magnolie Live Music Club

Saturday, 5th of December 2015

07.00 – 10.00 Breakfast
10.00 – 11.30 Clinical strategies in endodontic retreatments: disassembling, missed canals, negotiation of ledged canals – Dr Francesco Maggiore
11.30 – 12.00 Coffee break
12.00 – 13.00 Successful management of root perforation and opened apexes – Dr Francesco Maggiore
13.00 – 14.30 Endodontic microsurgery: why, when and how – Part I – Prof. Syngcuk Kim
14.30 – 15.30 Lunch
15.30 – 17.00 Endodontic microsurgery: why, when and how – Part II – Prof. Syngcuk Kim
17.00 – 17.30 Coffee break
17.30 – 19.00 Endo or implant: make the smart choice – panel discussion – moderator Prof. Syngcuk Kim
19.00 – 20.30 Leisure time
20.30 – 05.00 around 22.30around 23.30 Gala Dinner with Live Music, Pulp Fiction Night (ladies as Mia & gentlemen as Vega from the “Pulp Fiction” or other characters from Q. Tarantino’s movies – theme costumes are welcome)Official diploma handing-in ceremony and a group photo with lecturersContest of Pulp Fiction dance – Prize: “Endodontic device”

Sunday, 6th of December 2015

07.00 – 11.00 Breakfast
11.00 – 14.00 Leaving time

Meeting place

Best Western Premier Kraków (www.bestwesternkrakow.pl)
ul. Opolska 14a, 31-323 Kraków Tel.: +48 12 376 37 00


Dr Guillaume Jouanny

Dr. Guillaume Jouanny received his DDS degree from the University of Paris Descartes in 2008. He practiced General Dentistry and Endodontics in Private practice from 2008 to 2012. He was clinical assistant from 2010-2012 in the same University in Restorative Dentistry and Endodontics. He moved to Philadelphia to specialize in Endodontics in 2012 at the University of Philadelphia where he graduated in 2015. Since 2015 he has been practicing Endodontics in Paris in private practice and teaching Endodontics at the University of Paris Descartes.

Prof. Syngcuk Kim

He earned his dental degree and certificate in Endodontics from the School of Dental and Oral Surgery at Columbia University in New York. Dr. Kim also received his Ph.D. degree in circulatory physiology from the Department of Physiology at the Medical School, Columbia University. In 2002 he received an Honorary Medical Doctor degree from the University of Graz, Austria

Dr Francesco Maggiore

Dr Francesco Maggiore graduated from the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, School of Dentistry. In 1999 he completed his Postgraduate Program in Endodontics and Endodontic Microsurgery obtaining his C.A.G.S. in Endodontics (Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study) at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.

Dr Jerzy Zbożeń

Dr. Jerzy Zbożeń graduated from the Medical University of Silesia in 1980. Few years later he obtained a specialization in Oral Surgery. Interests: endodontics, microsurgery, implantology. Dr Zbozen runs his own multi-seat dental and surgical practice in Kielce. In 1993 he founded Profident (www.profident.pl), a company which specialises in implementing new technological solutions in the fields of endodontics, microsurgery and implantogy on the Polsih market. Dr Zbozen is the administrator and co-author of a specialised internet portal for Endodontists www.endodoncja.pl.

Tech. dent. Michał Baranowski

Michał Baranowski was born in 1977. In 1996 he has graduated Medical School for Dental Technicians in Płock. Since year 2000 he has been runing his own dental laboratory in Warsaw. He is also a co-owner of dental clinic. Since 2010 he has cooperated with Kerr Dental, where he deals with lab department. He specializes in composite materials. Over the years he has taken part in many lectures, trainings and conferences both as a listener and a lecturer. In his private life he is a husband and a father. He is interested in history of motorisation, diving and skiing.

Dr Monika Dzieciątkowska

Monika Dzieciątkowska graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry of the Lodz Academy of Medicine in 1994. She achieved grade 1 specialty in General Dentistry and has over twenty years of experience in the field of Endodontics and Prosthetics. She has always been passionate about endodontics and for some time has also been fascinated by aesthetic dentistry and prosthetics. She runs her own dental office in Lodz.

Prof. Marga Ree

Marga Ree, from the Netherlands. Marga Ree obtained her degree in dentistry from the University of Amsterdam in 1979. For the next five years she was a part-time staff member of the department of Cardiology Endodontology Pedodontology, as well as being a clinical instructor in the central dental clinic of the University of Amsterdam. In 2001, She completed a postgraduate training programme in endodontics with a Master of Science degree. Since that time she has lectured widely and taught hands-on courses throughout the Netherlands and abroad. She is the primary author of several articles published in National and International journals and has contributed to several books on endodontics and general dentistry. Since 1980 she has had a private practice in Purmerend, which for the past nine years has been dedicated to endodontics.

Dr Sebastian Mazur

Specialist Conservative Dentist & Endodontist. He graduated Silesia Medical University in 1996. Until 2006 he was professionally connected with Chair and Department of Conservative Stomatology and with the Department of Periodontology on the Silesia Medical University. He is an author and co-author of several scientific papers. Since 2009 he has been a Secretary for the Polish Endodontic Association. He is a co-author of the Endodontic Curriculum training programme. His professional interests include microscopic endodontics, microsurgery and implantology.