Endodontic therapy, also known as root canal therapy, is a form of dentistry that involves aiding a severely infected tooth’s pulp (inner tooth tissue). Resorting to root canal therapy would vary upon the severity of the issues. Our dentists, in Houston will be there to give you an accurate assessment of your condition so that you can take the necessary next steps to recover. We have board certified endodontists on staff for your specialized root canal therapy needs. We aim to make your root canal therapy as comfortable as possible, and help with any and all phobias and dental anxiety concerns.
Root canal therapy involves maintaining the integrity of the inside of a tooth. This would involve the pulp, which is the soft inner tissue with blood vessels and veins. If infected, this tissue can cause swelling and extreme pain. Our dentists and specialist in endodontics will open your tooth, remove damaged pulp, clean, re-shape, fill, and seal your tooth. Root canal therapy was designed to save you natural teeth, which boast a few advantages: