Endodontic (pulp) treatment involves the partial or total removal of infected or injured pulp tissue. The pulp chamber and root canal(s) are then cleaned and sealed.
Clean and/or disinfect the pulp to stop/prevent bacterial infection, and prevent the loss of tooth.
Deciduous teeth that have vital pulp tissues.
Procedures for partial removal of pulp tissues.
Fill the pulp cavity.
Deciduous teeth with non-vital pulp tissues
Permanent teeth with non-vital pulp tissues
Procedures for total removal of pulp tissues
If the tooth structure is too weak after treatment, extra protection is needed by putting on a crown.