A root canal is a treatment carried in the dental office. A root canal is actually a procedure that helps eradicate pain from a tooth by removing nerve out of the tooth. Generally, there are two methods, one is to extract the tooth, and the other one is to perform the root canal which is not extracting the tooth but taking out the nerve inside the tooth. Mainly this is done when a cavity has grown deep enough that it's gotten into the nerve and it starts to damage.
In most cases, we find a patient that requires a root canal Palatine, IL, will show with symptoms such as biting, pain sensation to cold throbbing, pain that comes and goes keeps you up at night. Those are the typical signs of patients who exhibit tooth pain that particularly needs a root canal.
A hard tissue commonly known as dentin is present inside of the tooth under the white enamel. Inside the dentin, there is a soft tissue called pulp. The pulp carries the tooth nerves and blood vessels it continues from the crown of the tooth into the root of your tooth. In case, the pulp got inflamed or infected, our endodontist offer treatment at Hoffman estates, IL dental office for the community of Hoffman Estates-IL, Palatine-IL and surrounding areas to relieve your pain or discomfort.
Let's discuss the root canal treatment at our dental office Hoffman Estates, IL. Our endodontist will anesthetize the tooth so that you won't sense pain during the treatment. Small protection separates the tooth keeping it dry and clean. A hole is made into the crown of the tooth and into the pulp chamber, fluid is put in the canals to remove any bacteria and help rinse out debris. Then, the pulp is extracted using a dental tool, the endodontist thoroughly cleans and shapes the canals following, the endodontist fills and seals the root canals. Typically a temporary filling is fixed to close the hole until you see our dentist. You must return to our dentist to have your tooth restored with a filling or crown that preserves the tooth and is important to ensure the success of your root canal treatment. A tooth that has had root canal treatment often serves a lifetime so you keep smiling with confidence.
We offer endodontic treatment at Hoffman Estates, IL for the community of Hoffman estates-IL, Palatine-Il and surrounding areas. Call our dental office to book your appointment today 847-776-4537