Root Canal Treatment in your mouth is performed when the tooth is badly damaged and needs immediate repair. To elaborate, when the pulp present in the tooth consisting of nerves and blood vessels gets infected, the operation is performed to remove the infection.
Dental crown or tooth cap is generally termed as a tooth-shaped shell which is utilized for dental restoration purposes. Whether it is a badly decayed, damaged or drilled tooth, dental crowns are effective to restore their shape and strength by mounting on the remaining teeth surfaces.
After removing the infected tissues in the pulp with Root Canal Therapy, it is not uncommon to experience some discomforts like soreness and tenderness in your mouth.
You may ask, “The tooth nerves are removed then how is it still hurting?”
Until the treated area and the surrounding area that contains tissues, nerves and ligaments heal and restore their normal functioning, it will cause some pain that lasts for few days or weeks. It may range from mild to severe varying for each person. Don’t scare about it.
Tooth decay is a common dental problem which urges many people to step into a dental office. Do you agree?
With home remedies like rinsing with salt water, massaging the decayed tooth with garlic, you can get relief from the pain for a while. But if you want a permanent solution to the dental cavity which induces intense pain, just book an appointment with your dentist.