Esthetic Programs

Root Canal Foundation was established by Dr V Gopikrishna, an internationally acclaimed academician and endodontist as a treatment and resource centre for mentoring dentists in enhancing their clinical skills. RCF has empowered more than 1300 dentists from over 25 countries through their transformational training modules. RCF has state of the art training facilities inclusive of 8 Dental Operating microscopes, phantom head training simulators and a-v facilities for interactive teaching and learning. RCF has successfully completed more than 100 training modules so far over the past 10 years.

European Society of Cosmetic Dentistry (ESCD) [ INDIA CHAPTER]:

European society of cosmetic dentistry was founded in 2003 by a group of practising dentists , dental technicians, dental professors from different universities from all over Europe. The European society encourages skilled practitioners and dental techinicians in the field of esthetic dentistry. ESCD has about more than 30 countries all over the world as affiliates of the society. ESCD has a certification program which accreditates and acknowledges the highly skilled practitioners in Esthetic work as their certified member.

Our Mentorship Program

Master class 3 day Esthetic hands on training on direct Anterior Composites, Laminate veneers, All ceramic crowns and Intra oral dental photography is for dentists who want to deliver the highest standards of esthetic care to their patients and for those who want to embark on an esthetic journey to get certified by the European society of cosmetic dentistry. This clinically oriented mentorship program would train you on the three foundational principles namely direct esthetics with composites ,indirect esthetics with lithium disilicate laminate veneers or with All ceramic crowns based on the clinical scenario. This module equips a clinician with skills and knowledge to plan the treatment phase, clinically execute and photographically document their esthetic work. This process would help in better lab communication, improving patient awareness and enabling ESCD certification process.

Program Highlights:



  • Adhesives
  • Direct composite restorations of veneers, angle build ups, proximal restorations


  • Class IV Angle build ups
  • Proximal restorations


  • Direct composite full veneers on central incisors


  • Minimal tooth preparation
  • Tips and Tricks to mimic natural tooth form and colour.
  • Direct composite veneers on maxillary central incisors.
  • Finishing and Polishing techniques.


  • Preparation of veneers in the model 11,12,13,21,22,23 and crown prep in 11 and 21
  • Making of putty index
  • Impression making
  • Making of provisional


  • Clinical steps in shade selection
  • Matrixing techniques
  • Angle build ups
  • Proximal Restorations Establishing biological contacts and contours.
  • Finishing and polishing of direct composite restorations.


  • Choice of All Ceramics
  • Treatment planning for veneers
  • Preparation guidelines for veneers/ Crowns


  • Making of Putty index
  • Preparation of veneers / Anterior crowns
  • Impressions and provisionals


  • Luting protocols
  • Case Discussions
  • Corrections of participants Preparations
  • Extra oral and Intra oral Photography documentation for a case
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Dear Doctor

Welcome to the Root Canal Foundation Masterclass Training Modules on Direct and Indirect Esthetics

We thank you for your time and confidence reposed in us.

We value your faith and are committed in ensuring an enriching and beneficial training program.

The following guidelines are for the benefit of all the participants:

  1. Kindly bring the following materials with you
    1. NSK type contra-angled airotor handpiece with chuck
    2. NSK type Contra-angled slow speed handpiece.
    3. One passport sized photograph of yours for the certificate purpose.
    4. White Lab Coat
    5. All other consumables and non-consumables will be provided by the Centre.
  2. We are particular in restricting each batch to a maximum of 12 participants only. This is to ensure quality training and interaction with each and every participant.
  3. You can make your online registration for the month of your choice by going to our REGISTER NOW link and uploading the necessary details. We have a module running once every month. Kindly check the dates of the various modules for this calendar year in the REGISTER NOW link.
  4. You can confirm your registration by paying an advance of Rs 5000/- at the time of registration and the balance when you undergo the training module. Normally the registration of every module gets filled up three weeks prior to the date of the module. We recommend you to register one month prior to the module of your choice to avoid any confusion. Details and options for payment are given in our REGISTER NOW link.
  5. Kindly let us know if you need any help with your accommodation in Chennai during the module. There is a decent air-conditioned single room budget hotel at a walking distance from the centre which charges around Rs. 1200 per day. This hotel has an attached good vegetarian restaurant. We can help you in getting a reservation here.
  6. The program starts sharp at 9 am every day and participants are requested to be ON TIME as the program will start at 9 AM. The program runs till 5 PM on day 1, day 2 and day 3. Participants are requested to see our LOCATION MAP link to know more about the landmarks to reach our Centre.

Root Canal Foundation


Sri Arcade, D Block, New No 91,
Anna Nagar First Main Road,
Chintamani Signal, Anna Nagar,
Landmark: Next to Raymond showroom,
Chennai – 600102.

Working Hours

: +91 - 44 – 42171813, 7338969813
: 11.30 AM to 7.30 PM – IST

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