A Reason for Root Canals
Most people know when they need a root canal because they start off with a mild toothache that quickly escalates to excruciating. This brings most to the dentist to get relief from their pain. And although getting rid of the pain is a mighty motivator, there is a lot more to a root canal.
Let’s take a look at the procedure and why it is sometimes necessary.
Reasons for a Root Canal
Deep inside your tooth is a chamber where you’ll find all of the connective tissue, blood vessels, and nerves, or the “live” portion of your tooth. Sometimes infection gets into the area, either because of a trauma or decay, and the ...