Relieve Your Tooth Pain
A tooth that has become infected is dangerous to the tooth – and to your overall health. If you are suffering from a toothache, the cause must be identified, and a treatment performed to bring you relief.
In many cases, a root canal procedure is necessary. This process involves removing the infected material within the tooth and root. A crown is then placed to protect the tooth structure for the long term.
While your teeth are developing and growing, the soft tissue at their center, known as pulp, plays a vital role. A procedure known as a root canal may be necessary if the pulp in a tooth becomes inflamed or infected.LEARN MORE
Post and Crown
After a root canal procedure may be needed when a tooth has become infected. After a root canal is performed, the tooth structure must be restored, often requiring what is termed a post and crown.LEARN MORE
Hillock Family Dental
1908 Coffee Rd.
Modesto, CA 95355