Root Canal Therapy
When tooth decay has becomes extensive or deeper in the tooth the nerve becomes infected. When symptoms progress to the point of extreme temperature sensation to hot and or cold or hurts upon biting, a root canal may be indicated. If left untreated the tooth will need to be extracted. This procedure can now be done painlessly in most cases and thereby saving the tooth. If you have a tooth that is hurting please call Dr Meeks and schedule an appointment to have your tooth evaluated.