Though in the past it was thought of as an invasive procedure, the root canals of today are relatively simple thanks to the cutting-edge technology we have. There’s no need to feel apprehensive when you’re in the hands of the experienced, fully qualified team at Thornbury Family Dental.
A thorough examination will determine if you need root canal therapy. If so, we’ll make sure that you’re completely comfortable before proceeding. Then, the damaged tissue is gently removed and the tooth root packed with a filling material. The tooth can then have a crown placed on it for strength and stability.
If left untreated, you may cause additional damage to your oral health, leading to more serious treatment in the future.
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