Cost of Root Canal Los Angeles
Patients who are at risk of losing a tooth because of physical trauma or tooth decay can visit our dentist to receive root canal treatment in order to save the tooth. Not only does root canal treatment help patients avoid the complications of tooth loss, but it also prevents patients from having to use tooth replacements that may be more costly or less effective than root canal treatment.
Several immediate and long-term benefits are included in our cost of root canal in Los Angeles. As soon as the infected pulp is removed from a damaged tooth, patients experience relief from the severe pain caused by it. In the long term, patients also avoid progression of the infection, which can result in abscess and become systemic. Finally, keeping the natural tooth root in the jaw bone prevents tooth shifting, which raises risks of tooth decay and gum disease, and jaw bone resorption, which can result in facial disfigurement.
The procedure covered by our cost of root canal in Los Angeles includes removal of infected pulp from damaged teeth and protection from future infections. To accomplish this, our dentist drills a hole in the tooth, removes the pulp and fills the space with a medicated packing material. Next, our dentist seals it in with a barrier, covers it with a filling and covers the tooth with a crown, which acts as a barrier against saliva and other possible sources of infection.
Our cost of root canal in Los Angeles offers excellent value as a treatment for the acute and chronic problems caused by pulp infections. In addition to saving money that might otherwise be spent on costly tooth replacements or treatment of tooth loss complications, root canal treatment is no more painful than a standard dental filling for most patients. Patients can learn more about our cost of root canal in Los Angeles and determine its necessity for them by scheduling a consultation with our Los Angeles endodontist.
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