Apical Surgery – To Do or Not To Do

Pre-op #13

Root end preparation using ultrasonic instruments

MTA root-end fillings in buccal and palatal roots (no isthmus here, roots are separate here)

Immediate post-op #13

Follow-up 2 years

Follow-up 2 years

Pre-op #7, large periapical area

Flap raised, lesion was curretted out

MTA root-end filling

Immediate post-op, calcium sulfate barrier was placed into the surgical crypt.

Follow-up 3 years

Pre-op #30, sinus track traced

Immediate post-op #30

Follow-up 1 year


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