Village Dental Care

Root Canal Therapy

Preserve Your Smile with Expert Root Canal Therapy

Are you experiencing persistent tooth pain or sensitivity? It could be a sign of an underlying issue within your tooth, such as an infection or damage to the inner pulp. The good news is, you don’t have to resort to tooth extraction. Root Canal Therapy offers a solution to save your tooth and eliminate the pain.

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Understanding Root Canal Therapy

Root Canal Therapy, also known as endodontic treatment, is a specialised dental procedure designed to address infections or damage that affect the pulp of a tooth. This treatment is a lifeline for your natural tooth, allowing you to keep it intact and fully functional.

The Root Canal Procedure: A Detailed Look

Frequently Asked Questions

Root Canal Therapy, also known as endodontic treatment, is a dental procedure designed to treat infections or damage within the pulp of a tooth. It involves removing the infected pulp, cleaning and disinfecting the tooth, and sealing it to save the natural tooth.

Root Canal Therapy is necessary when the inner pulp of a tooth becomes infected or damaged due to decay, injury, or other factors. It’s a solution to alleviate pain, preserve the tooth, and prevent the infection from spreading.

No, Root Canal Therapy is not painful. Local anaesthesia is administered to ensure that you are completely numb during the procedure. Most patients report feeling relief from the pain they experienced before the treatment.

The duration of a Root Canal procedure can vary depending on the complexity of the case. In general, it may take one or two appointments, with each appointment lasting about 60 to 90 minutes.

Root Canal Therapy has a high success rate. When performed by a skilled dentist like Dr. Justin Tan at Village Dental Care, the treated tooth can last a lifetime. It’s an effective way to save a damaged or infected tooth.

After a Root Canal procedure, you may experience some mild discomfort or sensitivity, which can usually be managed with over-the-counter pain relievers. It’s important to follow any post-treatment care instructions provided by your dentist and schedule a follow-up appointment for restoration, often with a crown, to protect and strengthen the treated tooth.

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Pain-Free Dental Care

At Village Dental Care, we understand that the prospect of a root canal procedure can be intimidating. That’s why we are committed to providing pain-free dental care. We utilise state-of-the-art techniques, coupled with local anaesthesia, to ensure your complete comfort throughout the entire procedure. Our primary focus is on preserving your natural teeth while relieving you of the pain that brought you to us.

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    Don’t allow tooth pain to persist and disrupt your life. If you suspect that you may require root canal therapy or have been recommended this treatment, we encourage you to contact Village Dental Care today. We understand the urgency of your situation, which is why we offer same-day appointments for your convenience.