Harkeet S. Sappal, DDS
Root Canal Therapy
Necessary when the pulp becomes inflamed or infected. The inflammation or infection can have a variety of causes: deep decay due to bacteria, multiple dental procedures on the tooth, or a crack in the tooth.
The most common surgical procedure performed to save a tooth is termed and apicoectomy. This is done when infection and inflammation persist in the bony area around the end of your root following a root canal.
People of all ages can traumatically injure a tooth but most traumatic dental injuries occur in children. Injuries may result from bad falls, participating in sports, bike or car accidents, etc.
A technique used to whiten the appearance of teeth and is different than over-the-counter solutions used to whiten teeth.