What You Can Expect during Your Root Canal
When you think about your smile, your first thought is probably its appearance and whether or not it’s living up to your expectations. But a great-looking smile on the outside starts with healthy teeth, and sometimes endodontic treatment (root canal) is part of the picture.
Endodontics is the branch of dentistry that deals with the soft inner tissue deep inside your teeth that we call pulp as well as the tissue that surrounds the root of your tooth. If decay or infection makes its way to the pulp, you will feel pain that intensifies over time, and without treatment, you will lose the tooth.
What to Expect During Treatment
Root canals have ...