If you have been told that you need root canal therapy, you may feel a little nervous. However, there’s no need to worry, especially when you’re in the hands of an experienced dentist at Chapel Gate Dental. Our skilled and experienced root canal dentist can treat an infected tooth, preventing the need for costly dental implants and bridges. Whether your tooth has been damaged as a result of deep decay, physical trauma or repeated dental procedures over the years, we can save the tooth and reduce the amount of pain and discomfort you experience.
Pulp, found at the centre of your tooth, is made of blood vessels that help build the surrounding tooth structure. If this pulp becomes infected, it can lead to deep decay, cracks, chips and trauma to the tooth. Root canal treatment aims to remove the infected pulp and seal the tooth to avoid extraction.
Our dentists strictly adhere to a systematic procedure when performing root canal treatment. During the procedure, we execute the following steps:
There are a number of reasons why you might need root canal therapy, including:
If you suspect you may need to have a root canal performed, don’t hesitate to contact our root canal dentist at Chapel Gate Dental. We’re dedicated to ensuring you receive the best treatment every time. If you have any questions, call us on (03) 9531 3742.
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