Endodontics Is Root Canal Therapy To Save Infected Teeth
An Endodontist is a specialist in Root Canal treatments.
Endodontists are highly skilled dental specialists in diagnosing and treating tooth pain and performing root canal treatment.
Along with two to three years of advanced training beyond dental school, Endodontists have incredible precision and hand-eye coordination, making them highly skilled in performing complex treatments. They use the most specialized and advanced technology to treat tooth pain and perform root canal treatment.
No one is better at saving your natural teeth.
• Operating microscope, • Ultrasonic instrumentation • 3-D CT scan • Do the most sophisticated micro-surgery to prevent all this happening by injecting a local anesthetic • Drilling into the tooth • Cleaning out the infected tissue • Sterilizing the area • Filling it with a medicated artificial pulp • Sealing the tooth • Sometimes referring the patient for a dental crown is placed to strengthen the tooth
About 90% of initial root canal procedures are successful.
There are complicated and advanced cases, including difficulty in thoroughly cleaning out canals in teeth located at the back of the mouth and under crowns and bridges.
These complications can require retreatment or even amputation of the root to stop the infection.
If you’re experiencing tooth pain, you have injured your tooth, your tooth is sensitive to hot or cold, and/or there is swelling around the teeth, gums or your face, you should make an appointment to see our endodontist.
If you have any of the signs of a possible root canal infection and want an examination to determine the status of your dental health please do not hesitate to contact our dental team at Wilshire Smile Studio for an appointment.