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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
File = File: A hedstrom file is one type of endodontic file.
Dr. David May
Dr. David May answered
30 years experience Dentistry
They are: A hedstrom file is a type of endodontic file. It has a more agressive cutting angle than other types known as k- files.
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Dr. Jonathan Richards
18 years experience Endodontics
File design: There are literally hundreds of different file designs used in endodontics. A hedstrom is one kind of file. It is a hand-driven file that is unique ... Read More
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A 56-year-old male asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
40 years experience Dentistry
Legal Question: This is more a legal question than medical advice. I can safely tell you that instruments do separate through no fault of the dentist.. these things h ... Read More
Dr. Elton Behner
37 years experience Dentistry
Not an easy one...: not an easy one to answer. It would not hurt to politely ask without being overly accusatory. You may seek an answer through the state's dental arbitr ... Read More
Dr. Jennifer Nguyen
17 years experience Prosthodontics
Possible Risk RCT: One of the possible risks for Root Canal Treatment is broken file. You should inform your dentist who did the RCT and have a consultation regarding th ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Herskovits
40 years experience Dentistry
ROOT CANAL: Root canal treatment.
Dr. William Dapper
36 years experience Dentistry
Endodontists: Endodontists provide root canal treatment.
Dr. Erick Jansson
11 years experience Endodontics
Root Canals: An endodontist provides both diagnosis and treatment of teeth with diseased, dying or dead nerves.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
42 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Dentist: General dentists can perform root canal therapy. However, some general dentists refer their patients to a root canal specialist known as an endodontis ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
40 years experience Dentistry
Cloverleaf shaped : This refers to the notion that getting straight line access to the canals in a multi-canaled tooth may require irregular shaped access preparation in ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Engel
39 years experience Dentistry
A dentist: A root cnal can be performed by any licensed dentist who wants to do it. Endodontists are root canal specialist who usually only do root canal type o ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Kattuah
23 years experience Dentistry
Root canal: If you have root canal therapy on your tooth, then you will have sealer placed in the tooth when they filled the root canal with gutta percha.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jake Richards
12 years experience Dentistry
Not enough space: Over instumentation, zipping, perferation (whole that doesn't belong), obturation too short, obturation too far out apex, inadequte obturation, file s ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
53 years experience Orthodontics
Canals: It's an Endodontic technique that facilitates gutta percha manipulation to fill lateral canals.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
43 years experience Child Psychiatry
Root canal: With severe decay, teeth roots can become infected, requiring root canal surgery, the more common name for endodontic treatment.

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