Endodontics

Endodontic Therapy
Root Canal(s)

Cleaning out the canals and filling with a restorable material Very important that the tooth be protected immediately with a core build up and crown (unless otherwise directed).

rootcanal

Pulp Capping
(Direct)

Exposed pulp is covered with a dressing or cement that protects the pulp and promotes healing and repair.

Pulp Capping
(Indirect)

Nearly exposed pulp is covered with a protective dressing or cement that protects the pulp and promotes healing and repair.

 

Pulpotomy
(Therapeutic)

Removal of the pulp and the application of a medicament. Performed on adult and baby teeth. Not the first stage of a root canal therapy.

Pulpotomy
(Debridement)

Permanent and primary teeth, for relief of acute pain or prior to conventional root canal therapy.