Root Canal Therapy
What is a root canal? A root canal is one of the most common dental procedures performed, well over 15 million every year. This simple treatment can save your natural teeth and prevent the need of dental implants or bridges.
Teeth that have been endodontically treated will last as long as other natural teeth with the appropriate care. Occasionally pain and symptoms of infection persist after receiving treatment or the infection fails to heal.
Generally root canal treatment and proper restoration are all that are needed to save teeth with injured pulps from extraction. Occasionally, these non-surgical procedures will not be sufficient to heal the tooth and your …