Dr. Yoshi Terauchi

"More predictable techniques to retrieve broken instruments"

Personal Information

Dr. Yoshi Terauchi is a world renowned endodontist of the CT (USA) and Micro-endodontic Center in Tokyo, Japan. He has developed the Terauchi File Retrieval Kit which includes the Yoshi Loop, a revolutionary micro-lasso that allows for unparalleled access to broken files in narrow and curved canals, and modified ultrasonic tips that require minimal tooth structure removal.

Dr. Terauchi is a part-time lecturer at Tokyo Medical & Dental University and maintains a private practice limited to endodontics since 1998.

He earned his DDS in 1993 and completed his residency at Tokyo Medical & Dental University in 1995, where he also received his PhD from the Department of Endodontics.

He has published several articles in peer- reviewed journals nationally and internationally. He also authored in several chapters in textbooks including 11th edition of “Pathways of the Pulp”. He has lectured nationally and internationally and was exposed twice on the Japanese National TV, for modern endodontics.

He also owns and runs Dental Arts Academy located in Tokyo which provides advanced hands-on training in endodontics and aesthetic restoration with world famous doctors.


“More predictable techniques to retrieve broken instruments”