Root canal therapy or endodontic treatment is a treatment for teeth damaged by a large cavity. Dentists suggest root canal therapy if the pulp inside the root canal becomes inflamed and infected.
Endodontology is the dental practice of root canal surgery where the pulp inside the tooth is infected or damaged from tooth decay and is set to be removed. If the pulp is dead, then the residue from the decay is drained into the root and causes even more damage to the tooth.
If you are uncertain there are few common symptoms:
Root canal treatment is performed to save a tooth when decay has destroyed, or is likely to damage the tooth root. Prompt treatment helps prevent the spread of infection to other teeth and provides relief from pain.
Our root canal specialist are thorough during the treatment and careful with every detail so that your tooth doesn’t get damaged.
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Emergency services are also available.