Ready to fall asleep during your root canal? At Dental Arts of Hastings-on-Hudson our root canal specialist, also known as an endodontist, is well regarded in the Westchester community for the surprising comfort and care during root canal procedures.
A root canal is needed in the following scenarios:
*The tooth is decayed into the pulp or nerve of the tooth, and a filling cannot fix the problem
*The tooth or nerve has become infected
*Trauma or injury to the tooth that has affected the nerve
*The nerve of the tooth has died
Why Choose Dental Arts of Hastings-on-Hudson for Your Root Canal procedure?
*Board certified endodontist with a well proven track record of successful outcomes
*20 years of experience in root canal dentistry
*Precision instruments ensure complete disinfection of the tooth
*Extraordinary care is given to your comfort
*High quality materials are used to save the tooth
*Cost effective root canal care allows for payment plans and utilization of insurance
How a root canal is performed:
*A small hole is made with precision instruments to protect the tooth, and the infected nerve, decay, and pulp are removed
*The canals of the tooth are sterilized and medication is placed
*A temporary filling is placed until a final crown can be delivered to restore the tooth to its original strength and function
Warning Signs that you may need a root canal
*sensitivity to hot, cold, pressure
*a severe toothache
*pain upon chewing
*when the tooth becomes darker
If you think you may need a root canal, or a cavity has gone long unchecked, book a free consultation with our endodontist to save your tooth.