Do I need a filling/crown after the root canal treatment?

Usually teeth require root canal treatment after they have lost quite a bit of their structure. In these cases, it is preferable that the tooth is covered to protect it from fracture and subsequent loss. Your endodontist and dentist will formulate a specific treatment...

Will I have pain after the treatment?

Some patients may experience discomfort and sometimes pain after treatment that subsides within a few days after treatment. luckily, only a small minority of patients experience severe pain which is sometimes accompanied with a swelling. This is an unfortunate...

Will I be able to go to work after the treatment?

The vast majority of the patients can go back to work immediately after treatment, unless treatment was carried out under I.V. sedation or where a surgical procedure have been performed. A day’s rest is recommended for these patients.

How long is the procedure?

Depending on which tooth is to be managed, number of visits required and the condition of your tooth, treatment appointments range between 45minutes to 90 minutes. On rare occasions, your treatment may be longer. Your endodontist will advise you of the expected...

Does the procedure hurt?

All endodontic procedures are performed under local anesthetic allowing for profound numbness so you will not feel any pain during the procedure.