By definition, restorative dentistry involves the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the teeth and their supporting structures and the rehabilitation of the dentition to aesthetic and function requirements of the individual.
That’s a lot to chew, right?
In layman terms, a dental restoration refers to procedures that a specialist performs to keep your mouth healthy and functional. These procedures involve specialized fields of dentistry, including prosthodontics, periodontics, and endodontics. Let’s take a brief look at each.
Endodontics in Kitsilano and Point Grey Vancouver
Endodontic therapy is a procedure that involves treating ailments in the soft inner tissue of the teeth, called the pulp. A endotontic treatment that you are already aware of, is a root canal. Here
are some common common procedures performed by an endodontist: