A cavity left untreated will continue to penetrate the outer enamel and dentin of your tooth. In time, this gradual process allows bacteria to infect the nerve of the tooth. In order to save the tooth, Granada Dental can perform endodontic therapy, otherwise known as root canal therapy. We will remove the infected pulp by cleaning and disinfecting the root. Then a filling is placed and a crown may be recommended.
The benefits of undergoing root canal treatment: