4 Key questions about endodontics

Written by: Dra. Mercedes Vila Bonoris
Published: | Updated: 04/03/2019
Edited by: Top Doctors®

In the world of Dentistry , endodontics is called the technique used to remove the blood vessels and nerves inside the teeth, so that the parts are held without removing. This technique requires specific instruments and very precise to make it as quick, easy and convenient work possible.


What is the motorized endodontics?

The best dental clinics in the new motorized system is used endodontics. Also called endodontics engine allows more accurately clean the walls of the ducts where the nerve is to avoid possible infections.

Furthermore, this technique requires less intervention time, so you need less anesthesia and at the same time significantly lowers the number of citations. In short, the motorized Endodontics is more comfortable for the patient.


How do you know if you need a root canal?

A patient must undergo a root canal when the pulp of the tooth has been irreversibly damaged because of a deep decay or trauma. The main symptom of injury is the sensitivity, especially at the sensation of cold or heat and feeling discomfort when chewing. In some cases, the damaged part can change color or develop an abscess.


What is a root canal?

Endodontics is a process that is performed under local anesthesia, so does not cause any pain. Also, if there has been a complete process including pin and crown, endodontic tooth not be more fragile than the rest, so neither need special care. Therefore, the piece endodonciada have the same behavior than others and require the same hygiene.

In rare cases can cause a break after endodontics, either by decay, loss of restoration or any other cause as bruxism.

¿Root canal or extraction?

If for any reason you do not want to undergo a root canal, the alternative is the extraction, although it involves the loss of the tooth. In the best possible dental clinics to use instead endodontics extraction, in order to maintain full denture is always done.

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By Dra. Mercedes Vila Bonoris

The Ms. Vila is a renowned expert in dentistry. With over 30 years experience in the profession, it has constantly formed in institutions of national and international prestige, obtaining dental specialization in many areas. So, it has substantial courses bucomaxilar surgery, orthodontics, dental implants, radiodiagnosis, dental implant surgery or plastic surgery, among other specialties. He has also attended various conferences and lectures. Currently holds Oral Dental Clinic Center.

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