Root Canal Therapy
When the pulp within a tooth becomes infected, oftentimes a root canal is necessary in order to preserve the infected natural tooth. Deep decay, numerous dental procedures, or oftentimes physical trauma can all cause bacteria to enter the pulp of the tooth. When the pulp becomes damaged, prompt treatment is necessary. The doctors at Studio Smiles use innovative technology to ensure the success of your root canal therapy.
WHAT IS A ROOT CANAL PROCEDURE?
A root canal is a regularly performed procedure which relieves tooth pain and sensitivity often due to infection within the tooth pulp. A root canal can oftentimes save your teeth from further infection. A root canal does so by carefully removing the tooth pulp, disinfecting the root canals within the tooth, and sealing the space with a sealant to prevent future bacteria from entering. A root canal treatment may be necessary to remove of an infected tooth that may have an effect on your overall tooth health.