Endodontic treatment (root canal treatment). Modern endodontics provides opportunities to safeguard patients against the loss of a tooth in the majority of situations. Proper root treatment provides an excellent base for various prosthetic work and can often save you from costly implant treatment. Treatment is conducted using hand tools and machinery, and an X-Smart micromotor from the Swiss company MAILEFFER, together with an apex locator to determine the precise length of the canal.