Root Canal Treatments: A Step-by-Step Guide

What is a root canal? Root canal treatment, also called Endodontic treatment, is needed when the pulp, or the innermost layer of the tooth, becomes infected or inflamed. Pulp inflammation can occur for many different reasons, but most stem from deep tooth decay, repeated dental procedures on one tooth, or a traumatic injury. The procedure First, local anesthesia is injected... read more »