Are Root Canals Painful?

are root canals painful

Are Root Canals Painful?

If you have been told that you require root canal therapy in Wetaskiwin, then you may be feeling a little nervous about going forward with the procedure. Root canals don’t have the best reputation, and a lot of people believe that they are very painful. Luckily, root canals are usually painless because dentists use local …

root canal vs dental implant

Root Canal vs Dental Implant

In this post from Timothy G. Mahoney DDS in Wetaskiwin, we are going to talk about root canals, tooth extraction, and dental implants. When a tooth’s nerve and pulp become infected, we make a judgment call: whether to try saving the tooth with root canal therapy, or extracting it. Sometimes patients think an extraction is …