Root Canal Therapy in San Pedro

Root canal therapy is used to save a patient from losing a diseased or inflamed tooth. fillingsWhen the soft tissue inside the root of the tooth—also known as pulp—is decayed or swollen, the overall health of the tooth is compromised. By performing root canal therapy, the dentists at Smile Emporium can help patients avoid the trauma of losing a tooth.

Root Canal Symptoms

There are a number of indicators that a root canal might be needed:

Swollen gums surrounding the infected tooth Tooth is highly sensitive to hot and cold Severe tooth pain while chewing Discoloration of the tooth Tooth pain that causes sleeplessness

Call Smile Emporium Today

Patients in the San Pedro are experiencing any of the symptoms listed have a trusted dentists they can turn to. Call the office of Smile Emporium today at (424) 224-7300 to schedule a consultation with a member of our highly skilled dental team.