Pre-root canal therapy
Whether you’re a pulp lover or apical barbarian, CBCT scans can give you a better understanding of root morphology. It allows you to accurately assess dilacerated roots, the number of root canals present, root canal length and pre-existing apical infection that may have been overlooked on the periapical film.
Post-root canal therapy pain?
CBCT scans can give you a better understanding of the underlying causes when a RCT does not resolve successfully. The scans may show signs of a periapical infection that was previously missed or due to overinstrumentation. The scans will also pick up IRR’s, ERR’s, unfilled canals, periodontal ligament space widening and possible signs of root fractures.