Root Canals in El Paso
At Sol Dental, root canals are one of our most common dental solutions for those suffering from tooth pain.
Root Canals work as solutions to issues surrounding the pulp tissue inside a person’s tooth. This very sensitive area is particularly reactive to disease and internal conditions. If the pulp in a tooth becomes infected, then it can result in severely painful inflammation.
When treating these issues, we first perform an examination to evaluate if a root canal will actually be effective. The process for the root canal is as follows:
Root Canal Sensitivity
Often after a root canal procedure the tooth area can remain highly sensitive for a prolonged, but temporary period. This sensitivity can be handled with over-the-counter drugs and, in some cases, a porcelain crown can help provide additional protection.