Root Canal Treatment

Root Canal Treatment

Root Canal Treatment
Synonyms : Root Canal Therapy, Endodontic Treatment, Endodontic Therapy, RCT

FAQ about Root Canal Therapy

Question : Why Would a Tooth Needs Endodontic Treatment?
Answer : Endodontic treatment is necessary when the pulp is already on it irrerversible state, meaning even restoring the tooth with a composite the disease process in the pulp would continue and eventually the pulp will die and lead to an abscess formation.

Q : Signs & Symptoms Commonly Experienced by Patients Requiring Endodontic Needs.
A : The most common symptoms would start from sensitivity to cold that lingers then finally also sensitive to hot drinks or food. On chronic stage the patient would see a pimple-like structure on the gum area (sinus tract) of the affected tooth.

Q : Is a Root Canal Treatment a Painful Procedure?
A : Root canal treatment can be done without pain with proper use of anesthetics. However, occasionally there are some teeth considered as “HOT TOOTH” and anesthesia is difficult. In this case a devitalizer is placed on the cavity and the patient is asked to come back to continue the treatment.

Endodontically treated lower premolar restored with a lithium disilicate dental crown. Photo credit: Dr. Jesus Lecitona

Endodontically treated lower premolar restored with a lithium disilicate dental crown. Photo credit: Dr. Jesus Lecitona

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Broken Teeth

Broken Teeth

Marouane’s Question : I suffer from the problem of broken teeth

Dentures PH Answer : Send me a photo. Broken teeth can be restored with crowns. Read : http://www.denturesaffordable.com/final-restoration-for-endodontically-treated-tooth/

Affordable metal ceramic crowns for endodontically treated anterior teeth - denturesaffordable.com

Affordable metal ceramic crowns for endodontically treated anterior teeth – denturesaffordable.com

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Bad Breath

Bad Breath

Suzy’s Question : salut.Je suffers from the problem of bad breath and Asfraralasinan and I ask you now to help you can give me some medicine to get rid of this problem.

Dentures PH Answer : It has many causes, like gum disease, infection, etc. The cause of your bad breath should be determined first. My advice is you should visit a local dentist to have a thorough mouth examination.

Periodontitis

Periodontitis

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Single mom needs dentures

Single mom needs dentures

Ann’s Question : Hi, i know you dont know me, But myself am desperate for advice. I have severe dental issues and have nightmares bout loosing my teeth. I’ve already lost my bottom left portion. I use to do drugs, been clean fir 14 plus years. My now living in reno and have a 10 year old. I know however have been recently diagnosed with a brain tumor, plus have heart Palpation and svt/afib.. I right now giving my state am pretty low. I have gone as far as asking Oprah and dr. Phil for help, even entered a contest to see if I can win a makeover. . Got to the second round, never got a call back. If I can get my smile to what it used to be.. if some how you can lead me in a direction of where I need to go.. my god it be appreciated. I’m not looking for a hand out. Just someone that’s willing to work with me financially. I’m a single mom, bad credit. . Can’t get a lone and still need help from her parents when app they want to do is retire…
Pleasee, if you can just let me know of anything that I might be able to look into..
Thank you.
Ann:)

Dentures PH Answer : I would love to help you. But you are very very far from my location. You can try and search for help from dental schools near you. They offer affordable dental treatment and sometimes they will do it for free.

Ann : Dental schools?? Just hard to trust a student. . It’s better than nothing though thank you for responding . I appreciate it

Denture wearers can not bite as well as natural dentition. - denturesaffordable.com

Denture wearers can not bite as well as natural dentition. – denturesaffordable.com

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Dislodged Dental Crown

Dislodged Dental Crown

Zach’s Question : My crown fell out. It’s sensitive to brush on the tooth and rinse and eat and drink my dentist is closed till monday

Dentures PH Answer : Alright. You have to see your dentist as soon as possible. In the meantime, clean and keep your crown. Your dentist will decide if your crown can be recemented.

Use anti-sensitivity toothpaste when brushing the abutment tooth. Keep it clean.

Porcelain Crown

Porcelain Crown

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Bleeding Gums and Bad Breath

Bleeding Gums and Bad Breath

Daniel’s Question : I have a prob wth my mouth it produces bad oudor and wen i brush my teath my gums always bleed wat could be e problem

Dentures PH Answer : You should see a dentist. You have a gum disease. For more info, read:
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Who can Suffer from Gum Disease?

Anyone can be affected with gum disease.

Anyone can be affected with gum disease.

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