Get a Stress-Free Root Canal
There are lots of myths about root canals. All you have to do is Google root canals, and you’ll find a variety of varied and interesting stuff. The biggest thing about root canals, the biggest misconception is that they’re painful. In the hands of somebody who can get you totally numb, they are actually boring and uneventful. A number of my patients even will fall asleep during the course of care. We’ve even had people snoring in the midst of doing their root canals. Whether it’s dentistry or any aspect of healthcare, when you’re totally numb, the procedure is really rather uneventful.
That’s basically what’s going to happen with your root canal here. There are other myths that root canals don’t work. Every procedure has different success rate. The success rate of root canals in the hands of a specialist is very high. A lot of it comes down to skill, experience, technique. That’s what specialists are all about, is making sure that you get the optimum levels of care so that we can provide successful outcomes for you. And yet there are still a small percentage of cases that don’t work, that there are still other means that we can use to still work to help you preserve your tooth.