Our primary goal is to save your natural teeth whenever possible.
Endodontics is the treatment of the pulp and surrounding tissues of a tooth. When root canal therapy is performed, the pulp chamber of the tooth is removed and then filled with a suitable filling material. Root canals are most often necessary when decay has reached the nerve of the tooth or the tooth has become infected. The number of canals and anatomy of a tooth can vary. People have anywhere from 1 to 4 canals in a tooth. Extra canals may branch out and are called “accessory canals.” The word “endo” comes from the Greek language and means “inside” or within.
We provide the following endodontic services: