Root Canal Treatment

Root canal treatment is needed when the blood or nerve supply of the tooth is infected through decay or injury.

This infection can spread through the root of the tooth and cause an abscess. As the nerve inside the tooth is likely to be dead you are unlikely to feel any pain in the initial stages of the infection. You may experience some pain and swelling if the infection progresses, and an abscess forms..

In order to save the tooth, it is necessary to perform a root canal treatment. It is a complex and time-consuming procedure and it may be necessary for you to visit the dentist two or three times for the treatment to be fully completed.

Following successful root canal treatment, the tooth will need to be crowned to both strengthen and protect it.

Most cases of root canal treatment can be completed here are Lavant Dental. In some cases, it may be necessary to refer you to a specialist in root canal treatment, an endodontist, who will have additional equipment to ensure the best possible outcome.


Completed my C'Fast treatment today. What an amazing transformation. I am so pleased with the treatment, outcome and overall care & service from Murray fraser and Sarah. Thank you so much. It has made me feel so good and more confident. Michelle T.


Huge thank you to my dentist Murray Fraser for my 'new' straight teeth. He explained every step of the C'Fast treatment along the way and I'm so happy with the results! THANK YOU!

 

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