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Root Canals in Pensacola, FL

With locations in Crestview, Pensacola, and Santa Rosa Beach, Comfort Dental Care and Orthodontics offers root canals with gentle precision to local residents to improve their smile.

What Are Root Canals?

A root canal procedure is needed to save a tooth damaged by severe decay or trauma. Due to the risk of infection, it is important to treat these problems as soon as they arise. Don’t let anxiety stop you from seeking treatment for a root canal. We offer a variety of sedation dentistry alternatives including nitrous oxide to help you relax during your root canal procedure.

Benefits of Root Canal Treatment

Root canal therapy offers a number of substantial benefits, including eliminating pain associated with a toothache and an inflammation of your gum area, maintaining your smile by helping to save your natural tooth, and it’s an affordable treatment versus the cost of having multiple fillings, crowns, and repeated procedures on the affected tooth.

What Is the Procedure for Root Canals?

First, we will numb the affected area and then drill down into your tooth, where the infected pulp, dentin, nerves, and blood vessels nourishing the tooth are all removed. The tooth still receives nourishment from the surrounding tissue in the mouth. Next, your tooth is fully cleaned and then sealed with a rubber-like material where it is then generally topped with a crown for added protection.

Preparing for Root Canal Treatment

There is no specific treatment necessary to prepare for a root canal. In young children needing root canals, nitrous oxide may be used to help them relax and feel more at ease.

Recovery from Root Canal Treatment

After your root canal treatment, you will notice an immediate cessation of toothache pain. You can continue to eat as normal and enjoy all the foods you love without worrying about pain!

How Much Does Root Canal Treatment Cost?

Root canal treatments may be covered by your dental insurance. Contact your provider for more information, but if you do not have dental insurance, Comfort Dental Care and Orthodontics offers financing options through CareCredit® and OrthoBanc®. The CareCredit® payment system allows you to make flexible monthly payments toward your balance.

Are Root Canals Right for Me?

If you are suffering from tooth pain and it’s been determined that the decay is too far widespread for a filling to suffice, then a root canal may be the best solution for you. We can determine if a root canal is the ideal course of action, which will be determined immediately at your appointment.Our patient advocates will work with you to customize a treatment plan that fits your budget and your needs and expectations. To determine if you are in need of a root canal, call us today.

Why Choose Comfort Dental Care And Orthodontics?

Choose the patient advocate focused expertise of Comfort Dental Care and Orthodontics where you have all the experts under one roof utilizing the latest innovations in dental care technology to optimize your oral health.

What to Expect During Your Consultation

You can expect advanced, compassionate dental care at all times from Comfort Dental Care and Orthodontics when you’re looking for the best root canal therapy. During your initial consultation, our experts will carefully examine your teeth and address any issues that are of concern to you, with a focus on listening, hearing and understanding your needs. A thorough exam can include digital X-rays and the use of advanced diagnostic imaging technology to identify visually imperceptible oral health pathologies.

Contact our Crestview, Pensacola, or Santa Rosa Beach location to schedule an appointment to discuss root canal treatment.

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Crestview, FL 32536


5710 N Davis Hwy #1,
Pensacola,FL 32503

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2010 US-98 #102,
Santa Rosa Beach, FL 32459

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