What is Endodontics? The answer to the question is actually quite simple. When tooth decay occurs, the scientific name of root canal treatment on teeth is endodontics. The name of the endodontics process is root canal therapy. When tooth decay occurs in endodontics, it is the process of collecting nerve tissues such as thread in the center of the tooth one by one. Damaged tooth tissue is cleaned by the endodontics method.
Endodontics method is a kind of tooth freezing method. In the past, damaged and decayed teeth were usually extracted. However, with the advent of the endodontics method, the tooth extraction method is not applied unless it is compulsory.
With the endodontics method, the bruised damaged area is cleaned. If the tooth is damaged or broken, filling is applied to this area after the endodontics procedure. Thus, tooth loss is reduced with the endodontics method.
The endodontics method is recommended by the physician in the following cases;
- Dental caries
- Cracked teeth
- Bridge and denture
- Endodontics method is used in deep dental caries.
The endodontics method is applied in several sessions depending on the damage to the teeth. In the endodontics method, disrupting the sessions and neglecting the treatment after the first session can cause tooth loss.
For this reason, it is very important for a successful result that you do not disrupt your treatment in accordance with the procedures and dates prepared by your physician.
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