On July 14th and 15th, 2023, the Corticotomies course was held with great success at Formedika's facilities, located in the beautiful city of San Sebastian (Spain). This event brought together leading professionals in orthodontics, prosthodontics, periodontics, implantology and maxillofacial surgery, who shared valuable knowledge and experiences with the attendees.
The panel of speakers was composed of renowned experts in the field, including Domingo Martín (Orthodontist, San Sebastián), Alberto Canábez (Orthodontist, Barcelona), Armando Dias da Silva (Orthodontist, Portugal), Pablo Arias-Camisón (Orthodontist, San Sebastián), Javier Aznar (Orthodontist, San Sebastián), Ramón Sieira (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Barcelona) and Marc Espino (Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, Barcelona), who were in charge of guiding the participants throughout the course.
On Friday, participants had the unique opportunity to witness two live corticotomy cases performed by Dr. Ramón Sieira and Dr. Marc Espino. Two live surgery cases were presented focusing on corticotomies and skeletal anchorage. Both surgeries were followed from the congress hall.
On Saturday, the course focused on the pursuit of orthopedic stability in young adults by diagnosing transverse maxillary deficiency through tomographic cross-sectional analysis.
The Corticotomy Course proved to be an enriching and valuable experience for all participants. The knowledge acquired and the techniques presented will undoubtedly contribute to professional development in the field of orthodontics and maxillofacial surgery.
Drs. Domingo Martín and Alberto Canábez presenting the theoretical part of the course.
Attendees following one of the live surgeries