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No need to fear
Having root canal treatment sounds scary but it is not as painful as it sounds. The pain experienced before the procedure from the infected tooth is often described as the most painful part of the entire process. Most of the time any sensitivity that develops from the treatment will go away within a few days.
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What is a root canal?
If the infection or cavity reaches down to the root of the tooth, a root canal procedure needs to be done. This is done by removing the nerve and infected pulp. Once this is all cleaned out the tooth is repaired and heals. It is important to treat this in a timely manner to avoid bigger health issues.
The length of the treatment depends on the tooth but usually will take no longer than 90 minutes.
How do you know if you need a
Symptoms telling you, you might need a root canal:
- Sensitivity to hot or cold or sweets
- Consistent pain
- Pain when biting or chewing
- A bad taste in the mouth that won’t go away
Find relief by scheduling a root canal treatment consultation.