ROOT CANAL TREATMENT
ROOT CANAL TREATMENT (RCT)
With the advancements in Dentistry, it is now possible to save carious, decayed, painful teeth rather than removing them. This is possible by ROOT CANAL TREATMENT. RCT involves the cleaning of infected nerves of teeth and replacing them with suitable filling materials followed by a crown.
RCT is an endodontic treatment which is needed to be carried out when pulp inside the tooth is infected or inflamed. There are many causes of pulpal inflammation among which dental caries is the most common one. it generally leads to pain, sensitivity, tender on touching, pus formation and discoloration of teeth.
RCT is generally completed in two or more appointments and once done pain is relieved.