ROOT CANAL / ENDODONTIC TREATMENT
Endodontic treatment, commonly known as root canal treatment is a dental procedure undertaken to save a damaged tooth that may otherwise require removal due to decay or injury.
Root canal treatment typically requires two visits to the dentist to remove the infection from the tooth, clean, and place the root filling.
Root canal treatment can be carried out on any tooth, so long as the tooth is structurally sound and no fractures.
At Ashgrove Dental, our highly experienced dentists will ensure you have a comfortable root canal treatment We’re frequently told by our patients that our gentle approach and comfortable environment keeps them coming back!
Following your root canal treatment, we want you to eat with comfort and confidence, so most of the time a
At Ashgrove Dental we take a proactive approach to dental care. Our dentists will recommend general dental examinations every six months, complimented by a good at-home routine to keep your teeth, mouth and gums in top shape.
What to expect during Endodontic Treatment
At Ashgrove Dental, we pride ourselves on providing pain-free, restorative dental procedures so you can protect your best feature – your smile.
Endodontic, or root canal treatment is generally a two appointment procedure to replace the infected pulp of a tooth with a filling. Root canal treatment typically includes:
- Numbing of area around tooth
- Removal of infection or damaged pulp from the tooth, and cleaning the inside of the tooth
- Tooth decay is removed and the root canals are located
- Cleaning, disinfecting and shaping of the root canal to allow for the root-filling
- On the second visit, the tooth will be filled and sealed to prevent future infection
- Often after the root canal treatment is completed, a
For further information on what to expect during root canal treatment, contact our friendly team on 07 3366 3355.
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Ashgrove Dental are Medibank Member’s Choice providers, HCF Preferred Providers, Westfund Provider’s Choice & CBHS Choice Network Provider.
We are a HICAPS enabled facility, so you can claim the benefit of your private health insurance directly. All health fund cards are accepted at Ashgrove Dental.