Root Canals - Pueblo Dental

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Root Canals

You Need a Crown or Root Canal, Now what?

Has your dentist or endodontist told you that you need root canal treatment? If so, you’re not alone. Millions of teeth are treated and saved each year with a root canal, or endodontic, treatment. Remember, root can treatment doesn’t cause pain, it relieves it. Saving the natural tooth with root canal treatment has many advantages:

Efficient chewing
Normal biting force and sensation
Natural appearance
Protects other teeth from excessive wear or strain

ROOT CANALS

A “root canal” is the natural cavity located in the center of a tooth. Within the root canal is the nerve of the tooth along with a soft area called the PULP.

It involves the treatment of an inflamed pulpal tissue of a decayed or infected tooth. The procedures involve cleaning and sealing the inside of the tooth in order to remove the nerve and pulp. If decayed or infected teeth are not treated with a root canal, the surrounding tissue may become infected.

Bacteria can multiply in the tooth if the nerve tissue is damaged. Bacteria can cause infections or an abscessed (pus-filled) tooth. The root canal should be properly treated to avoid swelling throughout the face, loss of bone near the root, and/or drainage problems, sometimes creating a hole through the side of a tooth or through the cheek.

Root Canal

Get out of pain today
$242* *varies based on insurance coverage
  • In- Network Coverage Can cover up to 80%
  • No Insurance, no worries- ask about our price for payment at service.
  • Fast Results
  • Great times before and after work

Dental Crown

Stop putting off treatment
$337* *varies based on insurance coverage
  • In- Network Coverage can cover up to 70%
  • No Insurance, no worries- ask about our price for payment at service.
  • Fast Results
  • Great times before and after work

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What are you waiting for? Get the smile you have always wanted today!