Root canals are usually thought of as a scary process. Not only is the dentist digging deep into the pulp of the tooth, but when the tooth needs a root canal, it is usually something that is already causing them pain so they do not want to be in further pain.
The process of the root canal itself can also be daunting since a little tent is required and the tooth has to be localized to get the best results.
Root Canals Do Not Have to Be Scary
Root canals do not have to be scary when it comes to drilling into the tooth and removing the pulp and roots that are decayed.
The dentist can work with you to make you feel more comfortable about the procedure that you are about to go through. Working with a dentist that you feel the most comfortable with is going to put your mind at ease, no matter what the procedure is that you are going through.
Root canals are often thought of as scary because of the time it takes to clean out and empty the middle of the tooth. When this is done, the tooth has to be filled back in and then a crown is usually placed over top of it.
While this can be a lengthy process, it is one that does not have to be done over time. It also does not have to be something that you need to be afraid of confessing your nervousness to the dentist.
Speak with our office today if you want to schedule a time to have dental work done with one of our friendly dentists. They can put your mind at ease when it comes to having a root canal or any other procedure done. Call us today to learn even more!
Water’s Edge Dental 6657 N. Glenwood Street, Boise, ID 83714 (208) 391-8554