When Would I Need Root Canal Treatment?
A root canal is a treatment to repair and save a badly damaged or infected tooth instead of removing it. The term “root canal” comes from cleaning the canals inside a tooth’s root. Decades ago, root canal treatment Ottawa were often painful. With dental advances and local anesthetics, most people have little, if any, pain with a root canal. In fact, it’s probably more painful living with a decayed tooth. Bells Corners root canal alternatives include extracting the damaged tooth and replacing it with a dental implant, bridge, or removable partial denture.
At Triadent Dental, we use state-of-the-art equipment to deliver the best care possible, including:
- Microscope, for extreme magnification
- Ultrasonic system, for deep cleaning of the tooth
- Digital x-rays, for minimal radiation