Do you need root canal treatment?… We will explain you what is a root canal treatment and why you might need it.
A root canal is a dental treatment to deal with an infected tooth. The procedure involves removing the damaged area of the tooth and the pulp. The most common causes of a damaged tooth are: a deep cavity, cracked tooth, deep pits and fissures on molars, tooth decay, among others.
There are 5 steps that occur in a root canal treatment, and it is usually performed over two appointments.
X rays: Your dentist will take x rays to examine where is located the cavity.