Dental One Associates of Bel Air
3435 Box Hill Corporate Center Drive, Suite E, Abingdon, MD 21009

Root Canal Pain is a Myth – Get Care Now from Endodontics in Bel Air, MD Patients Trust

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If you assume that tooth extraction is the most practical and affordable dental care option for dealing with a badly damaged tooth, you might miss a great opportunity to save your tooth while ending your pain. Root canals save about 17 million teeth each year, and they’re more affordable than you might think. Root canal therapy is simple and only involves a few steps. First, the diseased pulp is removed from the tooth. Next, the tooth’s roots are cleaned and hollowed out. Finally, the roots are filled with a flexible material, and the tooth is prepared for a crown.

4 Signs You May Need a Root Canal

Your tooth can become diseased from faulty or leaking restorations, tooth decay, direct injury, or fractures. Once the tooth’s pulp is affected, it begins to die. This causes significant pain and other symptoms. The following four signs are indications that root canal therapy may be needed:

  • Pain that may be mild or severe
  • Dark tooth discoloration indicating decay
  • Swelling and soreness in the gums surrounding the tooth
  • Visible signs of infection on a dental X-ray

Worried about Root Canal Pain?

Root canal procedures are no more painful than getting a filling. With today’s modern anesthetic options and dentists who are more aware of patient anxiety, there is no reason to fear getting a root canal. Don’t let the myth of root canal pain scare you away; they are an effective and affordable dental care option that endodontics in Abingdon patients trust to restore normal function and relieve pain.

To get the dental care you deserve from an affordable dentist in Abingdon, call Dental One Associates of Bel Air today at (410) 698-1674 or make an appointment.

Dental One Associates offers affordable family dentistry and gentle, compassionate dental care in Abingdon. With 12 affiliated practices throughout Maryland, our offices are conveniently located with extended hours to meet your needs. At Dental One Associates of Bel Air, we provide most dental services, from basic preventative care and general dentistry to specialized procedures and complete dental reconstruction. We accept most dental insurance plans and offer affordable financial solutions for any budget. Patient satisfaction is our top priority and we strive to provide the exceptional, affordable dental care and personal touch that lead to lasting relationships. A smiling patient is our greatest reward and we look forward to keeping those smiles healthy, beautiful, and bright. Discover an affordable dentist who truly cares at Dental One Associates of Bel Air.

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