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A Re-root canal treatment is performed on patients who have had previous endodontic procedures which have not produced the desired results. A re-root canal treatment done in time and with great precision can save your tooth from extraction. If the previous RCT treatment is not done correctly then there are chances that the healing process remains incomplete. Saving the natural tooth often yields healthier results, and lots of re-treated teeth can function well for years, , maybe even for remainder of patient’s life. For patients who choose to not undergo re-root canal treatment, may have to go for an invasive endodontic surgery, which can be lengthy and painful procedure or tooth extraction might become a necessity for them. Re-root canal treatment is also called as Endodontic retreatment.
There are various indications for re-root canal treatment, which can be found out with radiological findings and patient’s complaints. These indications include :
Pain and discomfort occur over a short period of time or even years after the initial root canal treatment . The symptoms are almost similar to the previous pre root canal treatment stage. One should go for re-evaluation of the tooth and consult the dentist if he /she experience the following symptoms:
The Re-root canal treatment procedure in Mumbai is same as a basic RTC procedure and may require more than one sitting. A re endodontic treatment in India is done with the aim of saving the tooth from extraction. The procedure involves the following steps:
Post-operative care for re-treatment is almost same as the other endodontic procedures. Some are lined up as follows:
Root canal re-treatment in Mumbai is considered as a safe procedure, but in some cases there are risk of repeated infection or may cause damage of tooth. Patient can minimize the risk through proper dental care after the procedure.
For most of the patient endodontic re-treatment, procedure is successful. The re-treated teeth can function properly throughout the life. Re-root canal treatment has a 75% chance of succeeding in providing a longer life to the treated tooth/teeth.
If you suffer from any chronic life disease such as diabetes or heart condition then you must inform the dentist during consultation itself.
The endodontic re-treatment costs more than primary root canal treatment in Mumbai, because this procedure is more challenging and requires greater precision on the part of the re-root canal in Mumbai Dentist.. The cost of re-root canal in Mumbai is varies depending upon the various factors, like condition of the particular tooth, number of canals and complexity of the canals. The position and placement of the tooth may also determine the cost of re-root canal surgery in Mumbai; for example if tooth is molar or third molar with buccally or distally placed, it may affect the cost of treatment. The block in the canal or calcified canals need to be removed by surgically accessing the root of the tooth by making incision in the gum. This will add on the cost of the re-root canal treatment in India.
Endodontic re-treatment may require several sittings, which may add the cost of whole treatment. The old restorations or crown may have be discarded, and made another one with different material can also cause difference in the cost of the treatment.
The Esthetic Clinics has a credible and dedicated team of experts who have won several accolades in the field of dentistry. Supported by the latest equipment, we employ modern techniques combined with long years of experience to provide top of the line services for Re-Root canal treatment in Mumbai. Our support staff is accommodating and helps one to feel at ease and in good hands by explaining all procedures carefully and in detail.
To sum up, in view of the rapid advancements in the technology employed in dental treatment, one can be sure that re-root canal treatment in Mumbai is the safest and best option to save an affected tooth on which root canal treatment was unsuccessful earlier.
Dr. Debraj Shome is Director and Co founder of The Esthetic Clinics. He has been rated amongst the top surgeons in India by multiple agencies. The Esthetic Clinics patients include many international and national celebrities who prefer to opt for facial cosmetic surgery and facial plastic surgery in Mumbai because The Esthetic Clinics has its headquarters there.