Root Canal Treatment in Ware Rescues Damaged Teeth
Root canal treatment (more commonly called a “root canal”) in Ware, MA is an endodontic treatment. Endodontics is the branch of dentistry that treats infections or damage that has negatively affected the inside of your tooth. Located inside of your tooth is the dental pulp, tooth nerves, and blood vessels that are responsible for helping your teeth grow properly. If tooth decay reaches this area, a painful infection generally occurs, which can eventually kill your tooth require extraction. Root canal treatment is the key to saving the tooth and relieving your pain. We may suggest root canal treatment if you have:
- Severe tooth pain, especially when biting down
- Pain or swelling around a tooth and in your jaw
- Increased tooth sensitivity
- A pimple or lump on your gums
Are root canals painful?
While many people have heard that root canal treatment can be painful, Dr. Dhillon makes sure you are as comfortable as possible during the process. We use local anesthesia to numb the area, and our team is capable of completing the entire process in just one visit to Dhillon Family & Cosmetic Dentistry. Any sign of tooth decay is removed and your tooth is then filled and sealed with special, medicated materials. We work hard to guarantee you have a positive experience each time you walk into our office. To schedule your appointment with Dr. Navkiran Dhillon and start the road to better oral health, please call our dental office today.