The root canal process is one of the most misunderstood dental treatments. If you’re like most adults, you believe the root canal is a painful and awful process that should be avoided at all costs, but the opposite is actually true! Thanks to modern dental technologies, getting a root canal is relatively easy and painless. You can enjoy all of the benefits with very few side effects.
Why Are Root Canals So Important?
Natural teeth are susceptible to cavities and decay, and it’s common for teeth to succumb to decay and infection. While some decay and infection can be stopped or reversed, some is too severe to treat.
The root canal process prevents the need for a tooth extraction by removing a bad tooth’s inflamed and infected pulp and filling the canal with a safe and durable material. This process keeps your natural tooth in place and protects it from future contamination. Read more…