Campus Dental

What happens during root canal treatment?

Understanding the process can often remove a great deal of the fear surrounding dental procedures. During a root canal procedure, the goals of treatment are to stop the infection, prevent further damage, and relieve pain.

We begin by making sure that you are numb and comfortable. The next step is to open the tooth. We then use special instruments to carefully and thoroughly clean out the infection from the tooth and remove the infected or damaged nerve. If necessary, we may place an antibiotic treatment to prevent re-infection.

The access point in the tooth will be filled and sealed, and a crown may be placed. You may experience some soreness following the procedure as part of your body’s natural reaction to any perceived injury, but this will soon fade, and you will feel much better.
 

Dr Capp and team wish to inform you that we are reopening at:

Ambience Dental 
Suite 3/Level 2,
118-126 Princes Hwy
Fairy Meadow NSW 2519

Open from June 2022‚Äč.

Please call 4283 3357 or email info@ambiencedental.com.au

We look forward to seeing you soon!