Conservative treatment of an upper molar

06 July 2020

Alexandru Gliga

Sometimes we can be extremely conservative in endodontics: we need the right approach and conservative instruments in order to preserve dentine while correctly shaping the root canal system.


Caries driven acces for a primary root canal treatment of UL6 with irreversible pulpitis.

The genius revolution file 13.03 was used for glide path, followed by 20.04 and 25.06 for a beautiful final shaping. Don’t miss any opportunity to try them!!!


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