For many years 1st Department of Therapeutic Dentistry of the Belarusian State Medical University successfully cooperate with the German colleagues Dr. Horst Thomas Oehme and Dr. Sebastian Grundmann.
Within the period from September 24 to September 28, 2018 in the framework of bilateral Belarusian-German cooperation a master class on modern technologies in dentistry was held.
Dr. Horst Thomas Oehme and Dr. Sebastian Grundmann prepared series of multimedia lectures for BSMU students of the Faculty of Dentistry, clinical residents, medical practitioners, faculty members.
Dr. Sebastian Grundmann conducted a workshop on recent trends in endodontic treatment, including the peculiarities of root canal treatment and methods of activation of irrigation solutions. This time, participants were interested in root canal treatment using reciprocating endodontic instruments.
Dr. Thomas Oehme made a report on dental photography. Due to the dental photography it is possible to conduct a more thorough examination of the patient, to make clear records about the steps and the result of treatment. Attention was focused on certain important aspects need to be taken into account, such as the physics of light refraction, accessories for dental photography, archiving and data transfer protocols, etc.
Author: 1st Department of Therapeutic Dentistry
Translation: Varvara Boika