Introduction: Hemisection involves sectioning of a periodontally involved mandibular molar so as to remove the involved root and save the. Patients are becoming more educated in the available treatments and will ask for services by name. This paper offers a treatment option that preserves tooth. Advances in dentistry, as well as the increased desire of patients to maintain their dentition, have lead to treatment of teeth that once would have been removed.

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Hemisection as an alternative treatment for decayed multirooted terminal abutment: The keys to long term success appear to be thorough diagnosis followed by interdisciplinary approach with endodontic, surgical and prosthetic procedures.

What is hemisection dental surgery?

The dentist tries to save most of the tooth, leaving a healthy root or roots, and the crown. Clinical image of cariously involved lower right molar and root stumps on left molar, b preoperative radiographic view of periodontally involved lower right molar with.

Factors influencing the outcome of root-resection therapy in molars: Tooth hemisection and restoration an alternative to extraction-A case report. Hemisection of tooth done Click here to view.


This procedure helps preserve the tooth structure, alveolar bone and promote cost savings over other treatment options.

Indian J Dent Sci ;9: Radiograph with mesial root extracted Click here to view. Report of a case with seven-year results. Footnotes Source of Support: Prognosis and mortality of root-resected molars.

J Adv Oral Res hejisection We describe hemisection of a mandibular molar tooth followed by adequate restoration in a young patient.

What is hemisection dental surgery? | Endodontic Surgery – Sharecare

This procedure helps in saving a tooth which otherwise would have been deemed for extraction. Endodontic, hemisection, mandibular molar, prosthodontic periodontal, root resection. J Conserv Dent ; At 1 month recall visit, healing was uneventful with the absence of mobility. The hemisection is a useful alternative treatment to extraction to save the multi-rooted teeth by endodontic hemiection, which includes the root canal treatment of the remaining roots and restoring them with suitable restorative material to splinting it with the adjacent tooth to decrease the risk of displacement followed by a fixed prosthodontic toth to maintain the occlusal balance.

Mesial root extracted Click here to view.

Hemisection hemisecrion sectioning of a periodontally involved mandibular molar so as to remove the involved root and save the remaining tooth. J Nat Sci Biol Med.

Hemisection: A conservative management of periodontally involved molar tooth in a young patient

Hemisection is a treatment option for saving a mandibular molar which is in advanced stage of periodontal disease of one root. Bone graft placed in the defect Click here to view.


A restoration crown is fitted as well. On radiographic examination, vertical bone loss was evident on mesial root of lower permanent right first molar with furcation involvement [ Figure 1b ].

The management, treatment and long-term retention of mandibular molar teeth with furcation involvement have always been a challenge in periodontal therapy. IOPA radiograph Click here to view. In this case report, an advanced Endo-Perio lesion on a left mandibular first molar was successfully treated by root-canal treatment and hemisection.

Hemisection nemisection sectioning of multi-rooted teeth with its crown portion, with the loss of periodontal attachment and is performed to retain the original tooth structure and attain the fixed prosthodontic prosthesis.

It may be a suitable alternative to extraction. Hemisection as an alternative treatment for resorbed multirooted tooth — A case report. off

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