Here are some actual pictures taken from the endodontic microscope. All pictures are courtesy of Dr. Scott K. Bentkover and may not be reproduced without the permission of Dr. Bentkover.

Mandibular molar as viewed from the occlusal approach through the microscope. Note the third mesial canal clearly visible with magnification.

Mandibular molar after third mesial canal is cleansed and shaped. Without magnification this canal would most likely be missed. You cannot treat what you cannot see.

More images from the microscope

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