Re-Treatment RCT

Re Treatment RCT in Gordon

Re-Treatment RCT
Comfortable and Relaxing Re-Treatment Experience

Root Canal Treatment (RCT) has a high success rate, over 90% of people who undergo the procedure regain the functionality of their tooth. In some cases, however, where the tooth doesn’t heal properly or develops new issues, re-treatment is required. This can occur shortly after your RCT, or years later.

If you are experiencing pain or discomfort around the previously treated tooth it is important that you seek help immediately.

Dentists in Gordon are highly skilled in endodontics and understand the stress associated with getting re-treated. If you are a nervous patient, do not hesitate to let our friendly clinical staff know. We aim to provide a relaxing environment at all times so that you can leave our practice feeling comforted.

Re-Treatment RCT
Reasons Initial Treatment May Fail

When a root canal treatment fails to heal or develops a new infection or issue, it’s likely due to anatomy, disease or damage to the crown/restoration – not the fault of the patient. Common reasons people require root canal re-treatment include:

  • Curved or narrow canals were difficult to treat and infection has persisted
  • Complicated canal anatomy that went undetected during the initial treatment
  • Crown or restoration, was not applied within the appropriate amount of time
  • New decay or broken crown/restoration has exposed the root canal filling material, causing infection.
  • Cracked or loose crown or filling has exposed the tooth to a new infection.
Choose Our Dentists in Gordon: Root Canal Re-Treatment

The Atria Dental® philosophy is to support families with the best dental care that embraces state-of-the-art systems and the latest in advanced dental technologies.Severe tooth decay and damaged dental pulp need to be professionally treated as soon as possible to avoid further pain and complications. In severe cases, root canal re-treatments are urgent. If you are in severe pain, you can be assured that we will treat your matter with urgency.If you are experiencing pain, discomfort or any issues following your root canal treatment, book a dental consultation today on 02 9739 9666 or make an appointment online.

Dental Services You Can Rely On

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772A Pacific Hwy, Gordon NSW 2072

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02 9739 9666

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Opening Hours
Monday - Friday - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday - 9:00 am - 3:30 pm, Sunday - Closed

Emergency Appointments: 9 am - 5 pm, Mon - Sat
(Subject to change during public holidays)

Accessing the clinic

Atria Dental is conveniently located on Pacific Highway in Gordon. The clinic is less than 200m from Gordon train station and 10m from the nearest bus stop. The clinic is fully pram/wheelchair accessible and has no stairs from door to surgery.

The clinic is a mere 11 minute drive from Macquarie Centre and a 5 minute drive from the Gordon Golf Club near Killara.

If you wish to drive to the clinic, 2 hour parking can be found in a car park on Moree Street behind the practice, alternatively there is another private carpark across the road. If you require a more than 2 hours, street parking is available further down Moree Street.

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All treatment carries risks. Individual consultations are required with one of our practitioners to ensure that the treatment is right for you. Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner. Contact us for more information. Rebates may vary depending on your individual health fund.