Should I have a root canal or extract my tooth with a dead nerve?

Teeth with a dead nerve that have enough healthy bone support, enough tooth left to restore and there are no vertical fractures in the tooth, you will want to save the tooth with a root canal and a crown to restore the tooth. Your option is to extract the tooth and replace it with an implant and crown or a bridge or a removable partial denture. Committed to making a difference www.roderickgarciadmd.com 505-634-5029

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Seek Treatment For Dental Issues

Root canal treatment is not painful like the myths make people believe. Call us for details on the procedure.Root canal treatment removes the infected dental pulp within the tooth and leaves the natural tooth otherwise intact. We offer root canal treatment that is not nearly as painful as some believe it to be.Root Canal TreatmentAt…

Why Is It Important To Crown Your Tooth After A Root Canal?

Did you recently get a root canal or do you have one scheduled and you don’t know how long it will last? Last month we discussed some of the warning symptoms you may need a root canal. Now we are discussing the importance of a crown being placed after the procedure. Dr. Roderick Garcia provides…

Are Root Canals Painful?

Root canals do not have to be painful as they were in the past with today's better techniques, better aesthetics, types of antibiotics, and medications utilized. Committed to making a difference https://www.roderickgarciadmd.com/ 505-634-5029

How Does A Tooth Needing A Root Canal Present?

Teeth needing root canals can present with no symptoms at all to a severe ache and everything in between. Some symptoms include sensitivity to hot and cold, sweets, lasting more than 5 minutes, dull ache, electric type shocks thru tooth, throbbing tooth etc. If you don't have any discomfort, how do we know a root…


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When To See A Dentist For Denture Repair

When To See A Dentist For Denture Repair

False teeth are one of the oldest and most traditional methods of tooth replacement, but if handled improperly or if an accident occurs, a denture repair may be needed. Dentures are prone to damage because they are delicate and accidents are unpredictable.If you are thinking that your dentures are in need of attention, then it…

What To Expect At The Appointment For Crown Placement On Implants

What To Expect At The Appointment For Crown Placement On Implants

If you have implants, crown placement is the next step. The crown is attached to the implant, and the two work together to provide the look and function of natural teeth. Find out what happens during this procedure.Dental crowns are made in a laboratory. Laboratory technicians use impressions to make a crown that fits securely…