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What is Endodontics?
The word Endodontics comes from the Greek roots endo- “inside” and odont- “tooth”. It is a branch of dentistry that deals with the study and the treatment of the dental pulp. Endodontics undergo extensive training in saving natural teeth with their extensive training.
Which procedures does an endodontist perform in Dubai?
General dentists can perform endodontic procedures along with other dental procedures, but often they refer patients needing endodontic treatment to endodontists. Endodontists are dentists with special training in endodontic procedures. They do only endodontics in their practices because they are specialists.
What is the main difference between an endodontist and a general dentist?
Endodontists specialize in treating the dental pulp and nerves of the teeth. After they acquire a dental degree that general dentists also possess. Additionally, endodontists also undertake two years of specialized education, post-doctoral training. Endodontists specialize in performing the Root Canal procedure.
What is the difference between an endodontist and an oral surgeon?
As an endodontist is a specialist dentist concerned with the causes, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and injuries of the human dental pulp or the nerve of the tooth. This specialist may perform simple to difficult root canal treatments or other types of surgical root procedures.