Consultant and Specialist in Restorative Dentistry working at Kings College Hospital London. Course director Postgraduate Diploma in Operative Dentistry. All opinions are my own.
One of the major controversies in root canal concerns the apical limit of instrumentation and obturation. A number of anatomical histological studies have been carried out to determine the true termination of the root canal. The apical extent of the… Continue Reading →
Avulsed teeth that are stored extraorally in a dry environment for >60 min generally develop replacement root resorption or ankylosis following their replantation due to the absence of a vital periodontal ligament on their root surface. One negative sequelae of… Continue Reading →