Canal Treatment is often the only way to save your tooth
If your tooth's nerve chamber becomes infected by decay, or
damaged by trauma.
Inside the hard outer shell of each tooth is a specialized
area called the pulp or nerve chamber. The pulp chamber contains
a system of blood vessels, lymph vessels and nerves, the pulp,
which enter from the bone through the root canals. This system
provides nourishment for the cells within the tooth.
Deep tooth decay or other injury can cause damage to or infection
of the tooth pulp. In a root canal or endodontic treatment,
the dentist removes the damaged or infected pulp and replaces
it with a special filler which helps maintain the remaining