A root canal is a treatment used to repair and save a tooth that is badly decayed or becomes infected. During a root canal procedure, the nerve and pulp are removed and the inside of the tooth is cleaned and sealed. Without treatment, the tissue surrounding the tooth will become infected
The procedure involves removing the damaged area of the tooth (the pulp), cleaning and disinfecting it and then filling and sealing it.
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Signs and symptoms showing that Root Canal Treatment is necessary
Deep Cavities(a most common cause for a root canal).
Throbbing pain in the tooth(especially when lying horizontal).
Swelling in the Jaw.
Pain on Consuming hot and/or cold foods.
Teeth that are severely worn out.