Also known as an endodontic surgery, an apicoectomy may be used by our dentist if your tooth cannot be healed by traditional root canal therapy. This treatment helps remove root tissue to help eliminate infection and prevent it from reoccurring. Learn more about apicoectomies in Maitland, Florida, by calling Endodontic Associates of Orlando at 407-647-2131 to meet with Dr. Sang Y. Shin.