Polar giant weighing 94st snoozes through root canal surgery after keepers ...

Polar giant weighing 94st snoozes through root canal surgery after keepers ...
Polar giant weighing 94st snoozes through root canal surgery after keepers ...
Bear drills: Polar giant weighing 94st snoozes through root canal surgery after keepers noticed he had a broken front tooth Dr Peter Kertesz performed dental surgery on a bear at Yorkshire Wildlife Park The animal doctor carried out a root canal surgery on 94st, three-year-old Sisu The young bear urgently needed treatment after staff noticed a broken canine 

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Performing routine root canal surgery is second nature for most dentists. Of course, it can be a bit trickier when your patient is a 94st polar bear.

But three-year-old Sisu needed urgent treatment when staff at Yorkshire Wildlife Park noticed a front canine was broken.

So animal dentist Dr Peter Kertesz was called in to sedate the powerful animal and carry out an hour-long root canal procedure to fix the tooth.

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