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Benefits of Root
Canal Treatment

When a tooth has deep decay or a fracture, the soft inner tissues have been compromised. But doing root canal therapy means that we can help you save this tooth.

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What is a Root Canal?

The root canal procedure is done to resolve illness that cannot be addressed by other options, such as filling a tooth or putting a crown on it.

We may recommend a root canal to deal with an infection in the root of a tooth. This infection is usually caused by deep decay or a chip or crack in your tooth. The infection affects the nerves and tissues in the root of your tooth, causing inflammation, pain, and swelling.

What Happens During a Root Canal Procedure?

A root canal is a procedure that removes an infection from inside the tooth. A root canal procedure is also called an endodontic treatment. During a root canal, our dentist will access the interior of the tooth, remove the infected tissue and nerves, and place a special material into the tooth to seal it.

The root canal procedure is generally performed under local anesthesia. This means that our dentist will numb the area before the procedure begins. If you have dental anxiety, we could let you take over-the-counter anti-anxiety medications before the procedure to help you feel more comfortable. Once the anesthesia has taken effect, our dentist will start the procedure.

During the procedure, our Dentist Colorado Springs, CO will drill into the tooth and clean out any infection, then fill the tooth with a rubber-like material called gutta-percha. The tooth is then restored with a crown, which protects and strengthens the tooth.

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Don’t lose your tooth! Our professional dentists can help save it and remove pain and infection. Take action to prevent further infection.

What Results Can I Expect From a Root Canal Procedure?

All procedures that feature root canal therapy are performed with the goal of relieving pain and restoring your oral health. Most patients who undergo the procedure report a significant reduction in pain and sensitivity in their teeth and gums.

With help from your dentist, you can preserve your natural tooth. A root canal is a safe and effective way of preventing tooth extraction and replacing it.

Is a Root Canal Procedure Painful?

You may have heard that root canals are painful. This may have been the case in the past, but with modern techniques and anesthetics, root canals can be done with little or no pain at all. In fact, root canals can actually save your natural teeth from extraction and allow you to keep your smile.

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Dr. Scott R. Hill

Dr. Scott Hill completed his bachelor’s degree at Utah State University and then received his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry in 2014. After serving as an associate dentist in Ohio, he then selected Colorado Springs as the right location to settle his family.

Dr. Trey

Dr. Trey graduated from the Western University of Health Sciences in 2022. He was born and raised in Southern California and moved to Colorado after completion of his schooling. Dr. Trey is looking forward to providing dental care to the community and is eager to continue expanding his knowledge of dentistry.

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