SP-10 Incision Techniques and Flap Designs in Endodontic Microsurgery

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CE: .75

Course Description: 

Endodontic microsurgery has become a reliable technique with predictable outcome. Soft tissue management is an essential step in getting access to the periradicular area. Different techniques of incision and multiple flap designs have been described. It is sometimes difficult for the practitioner to find his way around all this information. This presentation will address new concepts of incision techniques such as the crossed incision technique. The criteria of choices for proper flap designs will also be covered.

At the conclusion, participants should be able to:

  • Perform adequate incisions depending on the location of the surgical site.
  • Describe different flap designs.
  • Discuss soft tissue management strategies in modern endodontic surgery.


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0.75 CE credits  |  Certificate available
0.75 CE credits  |  Certificate available

Guillaume Jouanny, D.D.S., M.S.

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. His main topics of research are Root Resorptions and Endodontic Microsurgery. Dr. Jouanny has written several articles focusing mainly on Surgical Endodontics and he lectures internationally. He is the coauthor of a book dedicated to Microsurgery with Dr B. Khayat.

Guillaume Jouanny, DDS

I declare that I have no proprietary, financial, or other personal interest of any nature or kind in any product, service, course, and/or company, or in any firm beneficially associated therewith, that will be discussed or considered during the proposed presentation.