Often the term root canal treatment gives us goosebumps. The fear of the procedure and pain refrains us from visiting to the dentist. So read what our dentists have to say about the root canal treatment in Mulund East clinic.

What is root canal treatment?

The process of removing bacteria from the root canal of the tooth is called as root canal treatment. Our tooth is made up of two structures, the hard outer structure and the soft inner structure. The inner structure of the tooth has a pulp which contains nerves and blood vessels.

The accumulation of bacteria infects the pulp thus causing discomfort in the tooth. Buring the root canal treatment in Mulund East clinic, we remove the infected pulp and seal it with a sealing agent. Further, a cap or crown is fixed on tooth to protect it from further damage.

When you need root canal treatment?

Tooth pain or toothache is the first sign that we need to consult a doctor. Further, there are several signs and symptoms of root canal infection.

  • Decaying of tooth/teeth.
  • Pimple on gums.
  • Unbearable pain.
  • Swollen gums.
  • Darkening of the gums.
  • Sensitivity to hot or cold food.
  • Pain while eating food.

What is the cost of root canal treatment in Mulund?

We offer the best root canal treatment in Mulund East in a very affordable and reasonable pricing. The price varies depending upon the choice of sealing agent and the material used in making the crown. The price also varies due to the complexity of the process. Visit us and know about the full cost of the treatment along with the choice of material of the sealing agent and the crown.

Is root canal treatment painful?

The treatment involves little pain as it involves deep cleaning of the pulp. Some steps of the procedure also cause irritating effect on the surrounding nerves and gums and causes discomfort. But the pain is moderate and does not last long. During the procedure, if you feel that is unbearable, talk to our dentist and they will provide with a better solution so as you feel less pain.

What are the benefits of root canal treatment?

Several benefits of root canal treatments are:

  • Natural tooth is retained.
  • Tooth is protected from further damage.
  • Aesthetic look is enhanced.
  • Chewing and biting capability is enhanced.
  • Tooth extraction is avoided.

What to do after root canal treatment?

After the treatment, one needs to follow some simple procedure to take care of the root canal.

  • Avoid eating hard food after the treatment.
  • Brush twice daily.
  • Maintain oral hygiene.
  • Consume less sugary food.
  • Visit your dentist in a regular interval for follow-ups.

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