Our teeth are supposed to last for a lifetime.But chances are that either you or a family member has been advised an extraction of a badly damaged tooth..Till some years ago, extraction was the only treatment for such teeth.We are able to save your teeth. One of the most common approaches to saving teeth is called Root Canal Therapy (R.C.T.) .
Why do I need root canal therapy?
Because the tooth will not heal by itself. Without treatment, the infection will spread, bone around the tooth will begin to degenerate, and the tooth may fall out. Pain usually worsens until one is forced to seek emergency dental attention. The only alternative is usually extraction of the tooth, which can cause surrounding teeth to shift crookedly, resulting in a bad bite. Though an extraction is cheaper, the space left behind will require an implant or a bridge, which can be more expensive than root canal therapy. If you nave the choice, it’s always best to keep your original teeth.