Admire Dental Southgate is excited to announce that our offices are reopen to serve our community. We are taking additional special measures to ensure the health and safety of our patients and team, and appreciate your understanding.
Root Canal Treatment
Root Canal Treatment
Root canal treatment is used when the inner portion of a tooth becomes damaged from infection or decay. The process is designed to save a tooth from extraction by removing the infected living material inside the tooth and replacing it with a special medicated filling. A tooth that has received root canal treatment will retain its original structure and integrity, while also having its function and appearance fully restored.
A root canal infection occurs when decay spreads to the pulp of a tooth or when a bacterial infection develops inside a tooth or at the root tip. Some of the signs of a root canal infection include:
- Intense tooth pain
- Sensitivity to temperature
- Tender and inflamed gums
- Abscess on the gums
When conducting root canal treatment, the first step is to numb the tooth using a local anesthetic. A rubber sheet is used to keep the tooth dry and to prevent the infection from spreading during the procedure. Once ready, special dental tools are used to access the inner portion of the tooth. The dentist will carefully remove any infected pulp, damaged nerve tissue and visible decay that is present within the tooth. After the tooth has been thoroughly cleaned, it will be sealed using a designated filling material. The tooth will then be fitted with a temporary crown to prevent any fractures from occurring. The patient will be required to make a follow-up visit to have a permanent dental crown installed.
If you would like to learn more about root canal treatment, please call us at (734) 441-0200 to schedule an appointment.
Our Happy Patients
Simply #LIFE #SAVERS!
From start to finish! From checking in with the amazingly incredible, inviting, kind, brilliant, helpful, knowledgeable, hard working ladies at the front desk. The professional, yet, hilarious rock stars techs (my apologies idk there proper title.) in the exam room. The unbelievable TOTALLY LIFE SAVING ANGELS. I mean, DOCTOR'S. That take your care so delicately Samurai'ish. With the most comforting, top priority expertise in care, skill, & technique. Undoubtably achieving a clear understanding with you. Regarding your questions, easing all woe's and worries. While building a treatment plan built for nothing less then absolute success!
I, myself, as well as my children are all patience of a Admie Dental. As of yet, I have experienced nothing outside of the most enjoyable experience. Especially compared to the high string anxiety driven appointments. I used to suffer through with prior dental professionals...
Thank you so very kindly to all of the Super Heros of Admire Dental!!!
You all are definitely making a huge difference in many lives!!!
"Staff is always very friendly and when you're scheduled for a time you are seen at that time no long waits. Office is always clean and I highly recommend this place." - Sarah
"Very nice people work here. Always so willing to strive for excellence! They are doing my dentures and they are so helpful and amazing." - Nicole
"I always have a pleasant experience at Admire Dental, the staff is great, the atmosphere is inviting I feel very comfortable with everyone and have and will continue to recommend people to this Dental office." - Janixa
We're here to help you get the perfect smile!