A root canal treatment, also known as endodontic treatment, is a dental procedure to treat infections of a tooth's inner part called the pulp or the root canal system. With the help of root canal procedure, you don't need to remove your old tooth, and it can function normally as before.
The objective of root canal treatment is to remove the destroyed tissue from the interior of the tooth so that the infection does not reach the bone. If such a tooth is not treated on time, it can cause life threatening complications due to the acute infection it carries.
If you sense any of the following symptoms, visit your dentist immediately:
Sometimes patients do not feel any of the above symptoms. This is the reason you have to visit a dentist regularly for check-ups. Your dentist may observe the following symptoms which might mean that your tooth needs a root canal treatment:
Root Canal Treatment at Nagem Dental Center
At Nagem Dental Center, our dentists are skilled in root canal therapy. We will save your actual tooth so that it functions as normally as it was before. The following steps are followed by our expert dentists during the roar canal treatment:
After the treatment, a crown maybe used to restore the natural look and feel of your tooth. Usually the back teeth need a crown because it has to do the most of the chewing which puts it under a lot of pressure. If enough of the tooth is not left, posts maybe used to help support the crown.