What is a root canal?
A root canal is a procedure designed to save a tooth that has an infection in the root. A root canal procedure is generally performed when nerves and blood vessels inside of the tooth become infected. These vessels are called pulp. The infected pulp is what causes the throbbing pain you are likely feeling before the root canal procedure.
What to expect from a root canal
Dr. Farhat will first go in and remove the pulp from the tooth. Then he will thoroughly clean the tooth making sure there is no sign of decay. He will then use dental sealant to seal the tooth. During the procedure, The dentist will numb The area being treated so that you won’t have any pain.
So if you’re feeling nervous about a root canal, no need to worry. Our staff will be sure you are completely comfortable before we begin the procedure.