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What is a root canal procedure?

Root canal procedures, or endodontics, is a treatment for the inner pulp of the tooth. They are performed to save teeth from extraction. The dentist or endodontist, a root canal specialist, cleans out the decayed or damaged pulp without breaking the exterior of the tooth root. The cleaned root canal is filled with a bio-compatible rubber-like material called gutta-percha. They are also performed for patients with damaged teeth caused by accidents or fractures. The procedure takes one to two hours to complete.

What are the types of root canal procedures?

Primary root canal treatments are performed using stainless steel files. Stainless steel files could remove only a small amount of infection and could easily break. The more advanced and flexible nickel titanium files do not break easily and are able to clean the entire infected area easily. Rotary instruments used to clean the root canal are quicker than manual instruments. Other advanced root canal procedures make use of ultrasound or laser to effectively clean the root canal.

Is a root canal procedure painful?

Root canal procedures are performed under local anaesthetic. Patients will not feel pain during the procedure.

What is the recovery time after having a root canal procedures?

Patients take about three days to recover after a root canal procedure. Some patients require a week to recover from a root canal procedure.

When can I travel by air after a root canal procedure?

It is safe to travel by air one day after a root canal procedure. Patients should check with their dentist before embarking on their journey. If they feel pain or discomfort, they should postpone their journey until it abates.

What care is required after a root canal procedure?

Patients should take all prescribed medications correctly. They should not eat until the anaesthetic wears off. They should not eat or drink very hot or very cold food for at least a week. They should avoid eating hard food or sticky food. If swelling occurs they should sleep with their head raised for a few days to bring it down.

What are the alternatives to root canal procedures?

Alternatives to root canal procedures include extractions and pulp capping procedures.

Why do tourists visit Malta?

Malta is a sunny Mediterranean country with a rich history and culture. The Knights of Malta built hospitals and churches in Malta and many of these buildings are beautifully preserved. The Saint John's Cathedral in the country’s capital Valletta is one of the most elaborately decorated churches in the world. Malta has its own local cuisine and restaurants serving international fare. The climate in Malta is mild throughout the year. Malta is well-known for performing arts and hosts arts festivals, music festivals and ballet performances.  Malta has large shopping malls and small stores selling souvenirs and local Maltese arts and crafts. Accommodation options include luxury hotels, budget hotels, villas, farm stays, bed and breakfasts and apartments.   

Why do International patients visit Malta?

Malta has a history of offering high quality medical services for patients. The Knights of Malta also called the Knights Hospitaller established hospitals in Jerusalem and other parts of Europe, including Malta, to care for the sick and ailing. Today, Malta has well-equipped hospitals and private clinics that offer high quality healthcare services at affordable prices for overseas patients. All staff and doctors speak at Maltese hospitals and clinics English.     

Does Malta have international airports?

All Maltese islands are served by the Malta International Airport.

What are the visa requirements for patients travelling for medical treatments to Malta?

There is no specific visa for patients travelling for medical treatments to Malta. Patients can get short stay visas to travel for treatments to Malta. Details on how to obtain a short stay visa to Malta are available at the website:  https://identitymalta.com/visa-types-validity/

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WhatClinic ServiceScore™
9.8 Outstanding
from 1,189 users
Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology Clinics - Dental Clinic in MaltaFeatured

Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology Clinics

2778 1157 Head Office 1/3 Marina Court, Giuseppe Cali Street, Ta' Xbiex, 1421
4.8 from 263 verified reviews
A typical visit to the dentist is usually hardly enjoyable but not hereNadienne, Attard, 17 05 18

I had various treatments done including teeth cleaning, extractions, dental orthopantomogram, fillings, cone beam computed tomography, implants, root canal and gingivectomy. It was all worth the money spent because a healthy mouth is priceless and my smile is the prettiest thing I can wear! I chose this clinic since I wanted 'an all-in-one place' solution to my various dental needs. They also have about three generations of knowledge in dentistry which makes me feel extremely reassured. Dr. Jean Paul Demajo is a star, his staff are all extremely polite and the ambiance is quite calming. A typical visit to the dentist is usually hardly enjoyable but not here! They always manage to turn my frown into a smile.

Root canals €75 - €100
Per canal
Complex Root Canal  
Single Visit Root Canal €75 - €100
4 more treatments
2 other locations in Malta for Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology Clinics
Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology - Valetta

Drs Demajo Dental and Implantology - Valetta

2778 1290 26/6 Merchants Street, Valetta
Drs Demajo The Dental Spa and Lab

Drs Demajo The Dental Spa and Lab

2778 1860 1/1 Marina Court, G. Cali Street, Ta' Xb
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
8.8 Excellent
from 295 users
Fortedent Dental Clinic - Dental Clinic in MaltaFeatured

Fortedent Dental Clinic

114 High Street, Sliema, SLM 3012
4.8 from 32 verified reviews
Robert was fantasticTeresa, UK, 13 01 17

I have been waiting for a NHS dental place after having moved home and really needed a scale and polish. I could not find a dentist in England d that would perform this without me registering, but Robert was fantastic, I have had a phobia for years but this was so simple and pain free. Would definitely visit if here again. I chose this clinic as I was on holiday in the Fortina Spa, and the appointment was just a call from the room!

Root canals €130 - €250
Incisor Root Canal from €130
Premolar Root Canal from €150
1 more treatment
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
9.6 Outstanding
from 112 users
Prodent Care Dental&Centre for Dental Implantology - ProDent

Prodent Care Dental&Centre for Dental Implantology

164, Triq in-Naxxar, San Gwann, SGN 9030
4.9 from 5 verified reviews
Prompt and qualified serviceJoseph, Malta, 25 02 19

I have had a difficult operation, which turned down to be perfect in its outcome and following the dentist instructions, my long term problem was solved. Prompt and qualified service.

Root canals  
Root canal therapy (RCT) is a technique used when the internal part of the tooth, the pulp, has been irreversibly damaged. The usual cause of this is bacterial invasion of the pulp due to decay or trauma. When this occurs the pulp which is the blood and nerve supply, becomes infected and the long-term health of the tooth is compromised. This often results in a dental abscess which can be very painful and may cause swelling in the mouth and face. At  ProDent Care , we use the most advanced techniques of root canal therapy to treat this often distressing condition.Root canal therapy is basically the systematic cleaning and filling of the pulp space enabling the tooth to be saved and remain useful in the mouth. Once root canal therapy is completed the tooth is restored. Often this is with a tooth coloured composite resin although it may require a crown due to the weakness of the remaining tooth structure.Teeth treated with root canal therapy can remain in the mouth as long as a normal tooth, but they should be regularly inspected as part of the routine dental check-up to ensure that there is no decay as this will often be undetected by the patient.
Complex Root Canal  
Single Visit Root Canal  
4 more treatments
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
8.5 Excellent
from 99 users
Camilleri Dental Clinic - Dental Clinic in Malta

Camilleri Dental Clinic

15, Regent House, Bisazza Street, Sliema, SLM15
4.8 from 3 verified reviews
What I like together with many other things is hygiene, friendliness from all the staffRaymond, Malta, 04 04 19

Had my yearly visit and as always came out very satisfied. What I like together with many other things is hygiene, friendliness from all the staff, and a warm welcome and environment.

Root Canals  
Dentist Consultation  
Dental Implants  
46 more treatments
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
7.4 Very Good
from 69 users
Southgate Dental Centre - Dental Clinic in Malta

Southgate Dental Centre

Bajada, Zabbar
For more information about Southgate Dental Centre in Zabbar please contact the clinic.
Root canals  
Apicoectomy  
WhatClinic ServiceScore™
7.7 Very Good
from 139 users
St Pauls Dental Clinics - Dental Clinic in Malta

St Paul's Dental Clinics

Mosta Road, St Paul`s Bay
4.7 from 9 verified reviews
In short, I left this very well organized dental clinic with a huge smileStephen, Malta, 17 01 20

Today I went in thinking that I needed a root canal. My dentist was Dr Micallef, he was extremely kind and very informative. After taking a look at my tooth, he suggested that I leave it as is. He was very honest and actually I wasn’t even charged a penny for his time and consultation. In short, I left this very well organized dental clinic with a huge smile. Thank you so much, Dr Micallef. Highly recommended in my honest opinion.

Root canals  
Single Visit Root Canal  
Incisor Root Canal  
3 more treatments
1 other location in Malta for St Paul's Dental Clinics
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