The tooth that requires root canal treatment
- The tooth that is left decayed without getting proper treatment (filling) until the root
canal is infected
- The tooth with crack or broken part that deep into root canal.
- hypersensitive or severely ache
- hurt when chewing
- The gum near the tooth is swollen.
Root Canal Treatment
The dentist will remove infected tissue in root canal, and then clean the canal with antibiotic and leave the medicine in the canal. More than 2 times of treatments may be required for some cases.
*The treated tooth will be easy to crack, especially when biting hard and solid food. Therefore, insertion of post and crown is necessary.