Will a Root Canal Save My Tooth?

When the nerve of a tooth is impacted due to trauma, disease, or decay, the options to consider are root canal therapy or extraction. Your dentist will explain that any time you can save the tooth, this is usually a better solution than extracting the tooth. Symptoms that point to needing a root canal include…

Common Reasons for Root Canals

Root canal therapy is an important dental procedure that can help you keep a tooth that might otherwise have to be removed. The procedure cleans and sterilizes the cavity on the inside of the tooth that holds the pulp and nerve tissue. This cavity is referred to as the root canal. Why Would I Need…