Root canal treatment for milk teeth? And a crown too!! Our pediatric dentists may advice a PULPECTOMY (root canal treatment for kids) if your child has a damaged tooth due to cavity of any other injury
Why a Pulpectomy for milk tooth?
A root canal treatment is done to remove the damaged pulp from the tooth and and replacing the pulp with a filling material.
But, you must be thinking, anyway this tooth will fall off why to save it by a Pulpectomy?
Baby teeth are very important to your child's health and development. They help him or her chew, speak and smile. They also hold space in the jaws for permanent teeth that are growing under the gums. This can make teeth crooked or crowded
Crown after a pulpectomy for milk tooth.At cosmodent we use five main types of pediatric crowns: stainless steel, composite strip, polycarbonate, resin-veneered,zirconia ceramic, strip crown and pedo pearls.