Root Canals and Endodontics
Special interest in Endodontics
A dentist with a special interest in Endodontics performs a variety of surgical procedures related to the treatment of disease or injury to the dental pulp in the centre of the tooth, which contains nerve endings and blood vessels.
They carry out the following procedures:
- Root Canal Treatment
- Dental trauma surgery
At Fremantle Dental Care, our endodontic staff have access to state-of-the-art technology and equipment. Endodontic treatment is usually less expensive and traumatic than extracting and replacing a damaged tooth. For your peace of mind a full cost for the treatment will be provided beforehand.
Root canal treatment is required when there is disease or injury to the dental pulp in the centre of the tooth, which contains nerve endings and blood vessels. This work, which can usually save the tooth.
At Fremantle Dental Care we use the very latest state-of-the-art technology to perform a variety of procedures including root canal therapy, oral surgery and the treatment of dental trauma.
Advances in technology and endodontics mean that root canal work today is much less daunting than it perhaps was even five years ago. The treatment is usually less expensive and traumatic than extracting a damaged tooth and replacing it with an artificial one which may require an implant or bridge work.
If you are experiencing pain, the first step is to make an appointment to see one of our dentists who will examine you. If necessary, they will refer you to one of our preferred qualified and experienced Endodontists.