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Root Canal Treatment
Let’s Get to the Root
Root canal treatment is the solution offered for a nasty infection or decay deep in your tooth.
Signs you may need root canal treatment include consistent pain, swollen or pimply gums, discolouration of the tooth and prolonged sensitivity.
If you leave it too long before having a root canal, a deep infection could cause further problems and eventually, tooth loss. Untreated infections can also turn into extremely painful abscesses.
Our experienced team includes specialist endodontist Dr Massimo Giovarruscio, who enjoys two decades of experience treating complex root canal cases. Dr Giovarruscio is also an endodontics lecturer and teacher with King’s College London.
If you’re unlucky enough to experience a deep tooth infection, you couldn’t be in better hands.
Root Canal Treatment in Bristol
We’ll remove the infected pulp deep inside the tooth before cleaning the area. Then, we’ll fill and reseal the tooth.
It’s likely you won’t need a second treatment as the tooth is completely sealed off from further infection.
You may also receive antibiotics to help fight the infection, depending on the severity of the condition.
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Been going to this dentist for near on 8 months now for treatment and all I can say is that it’s top quality service and I really do recommend. The staff are friendly and very helpful on what steps to take to fit your needs. This is now my regular dentist.
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Root Canal FAQs
How long does it take to perform root canal surgery?
Root canal treatment can take anywhere between thirty minutes to an hour. More complex cases might take up to ninety minutes and could require a follow-up appointment.
Isn’t root canal treatment painful?
Root canal surgery has an unfair reputation for being painful. They most likely were uncomfortable many decades ago. Our team can offer you anaesthetic for pain-free treatment.
Will it affect my smile?
The purpose of root canal treatment is to save your natural tooth and avoid extractions. Even if you need treatment on your front teeth, your smile will look as bright as before.