Root Canal Therapy in Seattle, WA

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About Root Canal Treatment

When detected and managed early on, we can address broken or deteriorating teeth with a filling or another type of replacement. However, as the decay extends to the tooth's center, you may need a root canal to improve dental health and prevent extraction. A root canal is an advanced procedure performed at [email protected] to remove the diseased inner tooth tissue and restructure it. Dr. Hal Kussick treats abscessed or structurally damaged teeth with advanced root canal therapy and employs sedation options to enhance patient comfort. If you find yourself with an extremely painful or abscessed tooth, please get in touch with our Seattle, WA facility as soon as you can. While it may seem overwhelming at first, Dr. Kussick is a specialist who has years of experience completing root canals, which can help you experience utmost comfort. 

What to Expect from Root Canal Therapy

Infected tooth pulp can be a result of significant cavities, a deep break, or an injury. Dr. Kussick can do a digital scan and perform an oral exam to decide if a root canal or another therapy is required to alleviate tooth pain and regain your dental wellness.

We use modern approaches to ensure relaxation throughout a root canal treatment. At our Seattle, WA practice, we conduct root canals with local anesthesia and sedation techniques to produce additional comfort. After numbing the tooth, Dr. Kussick positions a dental dam over the tooth to safeguard the surrounding teeth. Next, he accesses the inflamed region through an opening made in the upper part of the tooth. Once opened, Dr. Kussick can reach the pulp or the structure that comprises the nerves and blood storage inside each tooth. He will begin extracting and reshaping the region with professional tools before carefully sanitizing the area. Finally, Dr. Kussick will protect the fragile tooth with a special material and finish the treatment with a filling to begin the rehabilitation process.

Save Your Tooth and Smile

Chipped and abscessed teeth could introduce a wide range of dental and total health concerns if ignored or left untreated. Thanks to progress in contemporary dentistry, a root canal performed at [email protected] can save your tooth, and ultimately, your oral health. Get in touch with our practice in Seattle, WA to schedule an appointment with Dr. Kussick, and learn more about our techniques for root canal treatment.

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