The main causes for root canal therapy are infections, diseases that damage the pulp beyond repair, or severe trauma experienced by the tooth. Cavities that are not timely or properly treated can decay the tooth structure (enamel and dentin) and eventually result in pulp damage. Tooth trauma includes physical trauma
As I was doing some dental research I came across some information that exposes some detrimental dental practices that I found very disturbing and would like to share my discovery. According to Dr. Nara about 90 percent of all root canals performed are unnecessary and according to Dr. Westin Price,
People are often overwhelmed with anxiety and fear when they hear about dental treatment and are particularly scared of a root canal treatment. The teeth saving treatment might look unpleasant but it can save your tooth. With the advancement in modern technology, this treatment is not so unpleasant after all.