Biological Root Canal Treatment
A holistic approach to root canal treatment has been a source of pride for Dr. Scott Chandler and Dr. Geddes. This holistic approach is because our office can restore an infected tooth and recognize the whole-body effects an infected tooth has on patients. Our dentists provide bio-compatible root filling materials and laser sterilization of the tooth to provide biological root canals in Park City, Utah. Please call (435) 612-1449 to review your concerns about root canal therapy.
We acknowledge the significant health risks linked to root canals, but despite our concerns, we recognize that they can be essential in certain situations. Nevertheless, when confronted with the necessity of performing a root canal procedure, our approach differs from traditional methods. Led by the expertise of Dr. Scott Chandler and Dr. Matthew Geddes, we implement advanced techniques such as employing the Erbium: Yag laser, nanosilver, and ozone to thoroughly clean and disinfect the affected tooth. This innovative approach aims to minimize potential complications and ensure the highest standard of patient care. Our commitment lies in striking a delicate balance between acknowledging the risks and employing cutting-edge methods to ensure the best possible outcome for our patients’ oral health.
What is Biological Root Canal Treatment?
Biological root canal treatment, also known as holistic or biocompatible root canal therapy, is a specialized approach to endodontic procedures that focuses on preserving the health of the tooth and surrounding tissues while considering the patient’s overall well-being. At Summit View Biological Dentistry and Wellness, we offer biological root canal treatment as part of our holistic dental services, providing a more natural and biologically friendly approach to root canal therapy.
Understanding Biological Root Canal Treatment
Root canal treatment becomes necessary when the innermost part of the tooth, known as the pulp, becomes infected or damaged. Traditionally, root canal procedures involved the removal of the infected pulp and filling the root canals with an inert material. However, biological root canal treatment takes a more comprehensive and holistic approach.
In biological root canal treatment, we remove the infected or inflamed pulp to eliminate the source of infection. This process uses advanced techniques and tools to ensure precise and thorough cleaning of the root canal system. Once we clean the canals, we fill them with biocompatible materials that promote healing and reduce the risk of further infection.
Benefits of Biological Root Canal Treatment
- Preservation of Natural Tooth: Biological root canal treatment aims to preserve the natural tooth structure whenever possible. By carefully removing the infected pulp and disinfecting the canals, the tooth can be saved from extraction, allowing you to maintain a healthy and functional smile.
- Biocompatibility: We prioritize the use of biocompatible materials during root canal procedures. This means that the materials used to fill the canals are safe for the body and minimize the risk of adverse reactions or complications.
- Prevention of Systemic Infections: Infected or damaged tooth pulp can lead to systemic infections if left untreated. Biological root canal treatment effectively removes the source of infection, reducing the risk of spreading harmful bacteria to other parts of the body.
- Preserving the Natural Microbiome: The oral cavity is home to a diverse community of beneficial bacteria crucial in maintaining oral and overall health. Biological root canal treatment aims to preserve this natural microbiome by avoiding harsh chemicals or sterilization methods that may disrupt the delicate balance of oral flora.
- Enhanced Healing and Recovery: By utilizing advanced techniques and biocompatible materials, biological root canal treatment promotes faster and more efficient healing. These techniques reduce post-treatment discomfort and allow for a smoother recovery process.
Choosing Biological Root Canal Treatment at Summit View Biological Dentistry and Wellness
At Summit View Biological Dentistry and Wellness, we prioritize your oral and overall health. Our skilled team, led by Dr. Scott Chandler and Dr. Matthew Geddes, is dedicated to providing you with the highest level of care using a holistic approach. When it comes to root canal treatment, we aim to preserve your natural tooth structure and promote healing while considering the impact on your overall well-being.
During your consultation, Dr. Chandler or Dr. Geddes will evaluate your specific dental condition and discuss the benefits and risks associated with biological root canal treatment. He will take the time to address any questions or concerns, ensuring that you are well informed and comfortable with your treatment plan.
Experience Biological Root Canal Treatment in Park City, UT
If you need root canal therapy and desire a more natural and biocompatible approach, consider biological root canal treatment at Summit View Biological Dentistry and Wellness. Dr. Scott Chandler, Dr. Matthew Geddes, and our caring team are committed to delivering exceptional dental care and promoting oral health and overall well-being. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and experience the benefits of holistic dentistry.