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How to Manage a Root Canal

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The words root canal can be frightening. After all, you've already endured unimaginable pain and now you're faced with the decision of removing either part or all of your tooth. That may sound even more excruciating, however, there are root canal treatment options to minimise the amount of discomfort related to the dental procedure. Additionally, understanding exactly what has happened to your tooth and what to expect while in the operation can help you better prepare, help you select the correct solution and put your mind at ease.

What is a root canal?

A root canal is the term used to describe the natural cavity within the centre of a tooth. ...

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Any surgical or invasive procedure carries risks. Before proceeding, you should seek a second opinion from an appropriately qualified health practitioner.