process utilized for trying to spare a highly decayed tooth alongside an
infected pulp. Sometimes it is known as a baby root canal because it is usually
performed on baby teeth, particularly molars.
What Does The Process Involve?
dentist will begin by comforting the patient applying anesthesia. We provide
many sedation choices for your little champ and these will be discussed in
detail with you before the process.
the process, our dentist will isolate the targeted tooth using a rubber dam or
sheet. He will utilize a particular appliance for removing the decayed portions
of the tooth. The dentist utilizes a spoon excavator for removing the pulp’s
infected part in the crown of the tooth. He will sterilize the tooth and the remaining
pulp using medicines. Then he will apply putty for sealing the remaining tooth.
He will choose the right sized stainless steel crown and bond it to your kid’s
dentist will test your kid 6 months later for seeing how properly the tooth is
healing. Some kids grow infections. In a few cases, the crown falls out,
particularly if the kid eats sticky food.
Pulpectomy vs. Pulpotomy
processes are utilized for saving infected teeth and pulps. In a Pulpectomy,
the dentist removes all of the pulp or applies cement in the root to replace
the pulp. In a Pulpotomy, the dentist just removes the pulp in the crown of the
tooth while leaving it in the roots.
Who Is The Best Candidate For Pulpotomy?
the inflamed pulp is confined to the tooth’s crown, a Pulpotomy is performed.
The tooth should be restorable. In case it is weak or damaged, the dentist will
need to remove it. A kid in good health will be the best candidate for a
Pulpotomy. Kids with severe health issues can be prone to bacterial infections;
hence they are not good candidates.
Let Us Save Your Kid’s Tooth!
your kid’s tooth is having decay, book an appointment at Advanced Dental Clinic
to know more about the Pulpotomy process. Our dental professional will be happy
to answer your queries or concerns. Call us today to save your kid’s smile!