Endodontics is a branch of dentistry that deals with dental pulp tissue in the tooth roots and tissues surrounding them. Endodontics literally means inside the tooth and is concerning with the disinfection of infected pulp tissue in the tooth roots (Root Canals). Root Canal Treatment or Endodontic treatment primarily focuses on the disinfection of the root canals and safeguarding the natural tooth.
Depending on various clinical situations, there are conventional / Single sitting / Laser assisted RCT and the most advanced microendodontics (operating microscope / loupe assisted).
Who is RCT Specialist ?
Endodontists are highly skilled dental specialists specialized in the field of Conservative Dentistry & Endodontics. Endodontists undergo extensive training during their post graduation for a period of 3 years after graduating as a full time dentist. Endodontists are specialized in diagnosing the infected dental pulp, treating tooth pain by performing root canal treatments.