When you’re born, Mother Nature gives you a finite number of teeth. Our job here at Wanlass Dental is helping you to preserve those precious teeth in the face of disease, decay, cracked enamel, and other perils. A root canal gives us an effective way to solve many tooth issues, often avoiding extractions. You may need a root canal if you exhibit these symptoms:
Sudden and persistent tooth pain
Swelling of your face or gums
Tooth has cracks in it and has become infected
Tooth suddenly "goes dark" or becomes discolored
Sensitivity to heat
Root canals remove pulp and nerve from the inside of a tooth still allows the tooth to look and function normally – and leaves you with a healthier smile. After the root canal procedure, you will have a crown placed to protect the tooth roots. Most root canals have a 95 percent change of a long-term success rate.
Wanlass Dental offers same-day CEREC® Crowns. Would you like more information on this state-of-the-art technology? Just give us a call at (702) 367-4412 today.
Our CEREC® machine lets us custom-fabricate and place the perfect permanent crown in just a few hours instead of a couple weeks. Patients love the natural looking crowns that we carefully craft with this high-tech machinery, not to mention the short appointment time and painless procedure!