Endodontics, more commonly known as root canal, is a procedure where the roots or nerves of the tooth are removed. This is often due to the fact that they are infected and the tooth is causing pain.
Rotary Endodontics is a way of performing the root canal utilizing a specific electrical handpiece. This tool often makes the process faster and allows the dentist to perform the process with greater ease. Used in conjunction with digital radiography, the entire treatment may be performed in one appointment!
Modern endodontics are quite different from the old style methods most patients are used to. It is an effecient, reliable method of preserving teeth that previously may have had to be extracted. Success rates are climbing as technologies have developed to achieve more consistant results. This plus the doctor's many years of treating diseased broken teeth and post graduate education in this field; combine to give you the best possible outcome in a difficult situation.