The EES’s contemporary endodontic care series;

Non-surgical root canal retreatment

You are cordially invited to Emirates Endodontic Society Event:

The EES’s contemporary endodontic care series; Non-surgical root canal retreatment


21st November 2018


Lecture hall 1, first floor, Mohammed Bin Rashid Academic Medical Center, Building No. 14, Dubai Health Care City

Main Speaker

Dr. Rashid El Abid

DDS, MSD, Jordanian Bord Certified

Consultant Endodontists, Assistant Professor in Endodontics, MBRU, Dubai, UAE

Program Outline:

- Scientific Activities 6:30-9:30pm:

- Lecture By Dr. Rashid El Abid: 6:30 - 7:30pm

- Coffee Break: 7:30 - 7:45pm

- Case Discussion: 7:45 - 9:30pm

- Social Gathering: 9:30 - 11:00pm


During root canal treatment, cleaning and shaping stage plays pivotal role in treatment outcome. Hence inadequate instrumentation may affect treatment outcome negatively. Due to the complex and variable root canal system present, root canal therapy can create real clinical challenges in treatment outcome. However, various factors can also contribute in endodontic failure. More importantly, endodontic cases which failed to show clinical improvement in symptoms or radiographic healing can considered failure in treatment and can undergo retreatment again. Indeed, the clear majority of these cases can be successfully retreated nonsurgical. All dentists can better serve their patients and improve practice productivity through a broader understanding of endodontic retreatment. The purpose of this presentation is to explores new developments in nonsurgical endodontic retreatment. In addition, it will provide an overview of the concepts, armamentarium and techniques available to remove various types of root canal filling using available rotary NiTi instruments that are made for endodontic retreatment

Case Submission Guidelines:

- Eligibility: All EES's members and Post-graduate residents

- Type of cases: Only Non-surgical retreatment cases are allowed

- Time: 10 minutes for case presentation with 5 minutes Q/A

- Total number of cases to be presented are 4

- To submit your cases, please send it to Dr. Mohamed Jamal,

Social Gathering:

- Dinner at Wafi Gourmet at the Wafi Mall

- Limited to 20 persons

- Cost is AED166

- If interested, either indicated it at the registraiton form, or call Dr. Hend Aber at 050/5859299