Root Canal Therapy
Root Canal Therapy
Our skilled team can tackle even the most complicated of root canal cases. It’s a simple and straightforward treatment, with a high success rate of 80-90 per cent in eliminating inflammation and inflection at the root of the tooth.
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Our microscopes allow us to see even the smallest particles of tooth and root structure, with magnification up to 20 times more accurate than the human eye. This enables us to be extremely precise, while ozone and lasers are used to disinfect the roots and safely remove bacteria.
Duration: Root canal treatments take approximately three one-hour appointments, however this can vary depending on your unique case.
If you think root canals can be painful, you’re not alone. However, root canal therapy should be a painless procedure – as just as fillings and crowns are.
We use computer-controlled anesthetic, which detects tissue pressure with precision. It slowly releases a numbing solution and avoids the painful sting of injections and numb lips. We also have other anesthetic options available, should you require them.
During your root canal treatment, we carefully remove the infected pulp inside the tooth. The area is gently but thoroughly cleaned and shaped in preparation for the root filling material, which is then placed to prevent reinfection. Finally, your dentist will fill and seal the tooth.
Several appointments are needed for the successful completion of root canal treatments. However we aim to minimise time in the chair with each visit, and we’ll take extra care to make sure your experience is as comfortable as possible.
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“With our incredible technology, attention to the smallest of details, we listen to each of our patients to determine the best treatments. At Dental Lounge, root canals are as convenient and straightforward as fillings or crowns.”
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