Why Do I Need a Root Canal?
Most patients fear the words, “root canal” because there is a common misconception that your treatment will be painful. Root canal treatment is a procedure that actually reduces inflammation and eliminates pain. It may even save your tooth.
Root Canal Causes
Patients need a root canal when they suffer from an infection. Sometimes the infection occurs due to deep dental decay that breaches your tooth’s root. This can be quite painful! One way to avoid deep decay that puts your tooth at risk is by maintaining regular dental exams and professional cleanings. Dr. O’Neill strives to diagnose the most common dental conditions in their earliest stages when they are easier to ...