For many individuals, the idea of root canal treatment brings to mind pain and discomfort. The media have blown this procedure out of proportion, making it a highly feared procedure. At Northwest Dental Center in Boise, Idaho, Drs. Don Cook and David Bingham would like you to know that the root canal procedure is the only way to save a tooth that has been badly damaged and may actually alleviate pain, not cause it. The treatment is always performed with proper anesthetics and sedation if needed to ensure comfort from start to finish!
The root canal procedure is often recommended to patients with the following concerns:
If you are experiencing any of the above dental problems, you must seek treatment with an experienced dentist like Drs. Cook and Bingham at our practice for a thorough evaluation and proper diagnosis. Our team can determine if root canal therapy is necessary and discuss all treatment options available. In many instances, this root canal therapy may be the only option for treating a tooth before permanent extraction might be required. This treatment is the last step for many patients who want to avoid removing their natural teeth and extend their longevity.
Do you live in the Boise, ID area? Are you looking for a dentist who offers root canal therapy to save your existing, natural tooth from extraction? Do you want a dental team with the experience to provide this and many other dental solutions for your smile? If this sounds like you, we encourage you to call (208) 314-4416 to request an appointment at 8300 West Northview Street in Boise, Idaho.
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