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About Root Canal Treatment

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Most people dread visiting the Dentist, especially for a Root Canal Treatment. The general perception is that Root Canal Treatment is painful and is best avoided until the last possible moment. Moreover, it would require visiting your Dentist at least three to four times. However, nothing could be far from the truth. Root Canal Treatment need not be painful and dreadful. With the advent of technology and better medications, Root Canal Treatment is now a painless affair. Furthermore, Root Canal Treatments can be done in a single visit these days.

What is Root Canal Treatment?

Root Canal Treatment or Endodontic Therapy is the process of treating a tooth that has been infected up to and involving the pulp (core) of the tooth. By the time the patient seeks medical help, the tooth would have undergone severe decay and the pain is intolerable.
The main sign of tooth decay is the inability to sleep at night due to the throbbing pain. The bundle of nerves, connective tissues and blood vessels inside the affected teeth (dental pulp) is completely removed in a Root Canal Treatment. The condition occurs because of severe bacterial infection reaching the central part of the teeth. So, a Root Canal Treatment also involves cleaning and completely filling the inside of the teeth before sealing it.  
Although the Root Canal Treatment is generally performed by a specialist (endodontist), a regular Dentist might perform the treatment in uncomplicated cases.

Will it be painful?

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In most cases, the pain will be bearable and not agonizing. Especially with the advancement in technology and medicines, the treatment has become relatively quick and pain-free at present. However, for a painless treatment, a larger dose of anaesthesia might be administered. Moreover, regular intake of painkillers for a few days as the effect of anaesthesia wears off, is recommended for a totally pain-free experience.

Single Visit Root Canal Treatment

Align Dentistry is specialised in offering single visit root canal treatments. This is a suitable choice for people who are busy or cannot come in for repeated visits. Of course, this being a specialised treatment and option, it would cost you more than what a normal root canal treatment would have cost you.

How costly is a Root Canal Treatment?

The cost would depends on the tooth requiring the treatment. Typically, the treatment for a front tooth with a single canal will be much lesser than the treatment for a molar tooth with three canals. The best thing would be to come and see the clinician who would give you a detailed plan with costing and based on that you could decide. 

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Root Canal Surgery in Chipping Norton

If you are looking for root canal treatment or surgery in southwest sydney, Align Dentistry could be the ideal place to go to, especially if you are looking for Single Sitting Root Canal Treatments.

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Neha Shivathaya
Neha Shivathaya
05:53 08 Oct 18
I'm so thankful to Dr Anand and the team at Align Dentistry for providing me with the picture perfect smile leading up to my wedding day. Their attention to detail, precision and care made me feel at ease. I knew that I was getting the best possible service. I'm grateful and that this feeling will last for the rest of my life ahead :)
Selma Mesanovic
Selma Mesanovic
11:35 10 Sep 18
The staff are really friendly and welcoming and they provide high quality service, especially in regards to braces for younger kids. It's one of the best orthodontic places to go to. Highly recommend them.
Dylan King
Dylan King
04:04 09 Oct 18
Three of my children have had braces the first just got them off and looks amazing. The service of dr Anand and staff is amazing. Always helpful. Highly Recommended
lara wakeham
lara wakeham
08:20 21 Aug 18
I am very thankful for the smile that was worth the while! Dr Anand and the team were very friendly and helpful and would highly recommend. I couldn’t be more happy with my teeth. :)
KELLIE RILEY
KELLIE RILEY
07:30 10 Aug 18
Dr Anand was pleasant and funny with all the treatment he did during the 18 months that my son had braces for. Would recommend align dentistry at chipping Norton to all my family and friends. The reception staff were awesome also, also made me laugh.
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