Document Type : Primary Research paper
B.D.S., First yr Postgraduate student Department of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics.
M.D.S, Reader Sree Balaji Dental College and Hospital,
M.D.S, Professor Bharath Institute of Higher Education and Research,
M.D.S., Professor Narayanapuram, Pallikaranai,Chennai-600 100.
In endodontics, MTA has proven to be a game-changer. Several studies have shown its use in a number of clinical applications since its introduction in the 1990s. MTA has been thoroughly researched and is now used for perforation repairs, apexifications, regenerative treatments, apexogenesis, pulpotomies, and pulp capping. This article will review the composition, history, clinical application and research findings of this versatile material