This is a guitar player who was having a crown made, and developed pain to cold. His canals are somewhat calcified. Pulp was vital on entry. Four canals, calcium hydroxide in the interim. Completed at second appointment, patient was asymptomatic prior to obturation. Opaque composite core build up.
This patient was referred after she develop cold sensitivity while she was in a temporary waiting for her crown. Four very tight canals with a Radix Entomolaris. DB root had an almost 90 degree curve in the root tip area. Two appointments, since I do not complete symptomatic cases in one appointment. Patient returned to […]
Patient had a crown placed within the past six months. She developed a sinus tract on the buccal. Conservative dual access made to address the mesial and distal canals. Pus mixed with blood flowed out of the access Calcium hydroxide placed in the interim. Patient returned with her sinus tract healed, Obturated the tooth after […]
Patient had crown done a few months prior. He developed chewing pain this week. Upon conservative access, there was pus oozing out of the accessed opening. Buccal canals had abscessed pulps while palatal canal had partially necrotic and vital tissue in the apical third. Two visits with CH in the interim. Four canals. GP and […]
This is the tooth of a 74 active female. Came in with pain to percussion on tooth #2. I saw her in August of 2017 for tooth #30 which was not salvageable, and noticed this pin on the BW. She had this treatment done some 30 years ago, and so I did not see the […]
Abscessed pulp on entry. Crown cemented within 6 months of visit to our office. 17/.04 V-Tapers. Three months of Calcium hydroxide with a change in between. Last Radiograph is a 3.5 year recall.
Patient having severe pain to hot on tooth #15 (27) upon temperature testing. Cold made him feel better. He was advised that there is a PAL on tooth #14 (26), which he will have it treated if it becomes symptomatic, which is next to an implant. Minimal access on his new crown, four canals, shaped […]
An RD’s receptionist referred her sister to us with severe pain on Lt. Max 1st Molar. Patient had MO Amalgam and large mesial carious lesion. Isolated, removed all caries and leveraged the access through the carious exposure. Buccal canals shaped to 17/.04, while the palatal to a 20/.06. Endo Sequence opaque composite core build up. […]
Case I–Here is a case that comes to mind: The pulp status was abscessed with a buccal sinus tract. The 3/4 crown was recently placed. The margins leave something to be desired, but there was adequate seal. My access was minimal, and the final shape of the canals was, again 17/.04. The treatment was a […]
This patient, a 13 yer old healthy female was sent by her orthodontist after she developed pain to tooth #19. Total treatment time was six months with calcium hydroxide until definitive osseous healing was seen. Her symptoms had resolved after the first appointment. As you can see from the Post OP Radiograph, she has completed […]