ENDODONTICS: Apexogenesis. Immature Permanent Teeth - Dental Lectures

Apexogenesis is the treatment of choice for traumatized or carious teeth which, at the time of exposure, have a vital pulp and open apex.

Vital pulp therapy on immature teeth allows for continuation of root formation, which leads to apical closure, preservation and maintenance of pulp vitality, stronger root structure and greater structural integrity.