5 Steps to a Root Canal

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5 Steps to a Root Canal

Step 1. Consultation: Test the tooth in question. This includes x-rays and sensitivity tests.

Step 2. Preparation: Anesthetics will be applied for comfort. A rubber damn will be used to help isolate the tooth.

Step 3. Removing Pulp: The doctor will use tools under a microscope to remove infected pulp. A disinfecting solution will be applied to keep your tooth nice and clean.

Step 4. Replacing Pulp: Doctor will create space in your root to apply a filling to protect it from infection.

Step 5. Temporary Filling: A temporary filling is placed to shield the doctor’s work and protect from contamination.