Ahwatukee dentist reveals signs for root canal treatment

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If people have such fears of the ways things are with a dentist, how much terror could one imagine for a patient having appointment with an endodontist? We can sense a higher rate of anxiety for a dental patient undergoing the root canal than with a dentist performing simple tooth extraction.

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Ahwatukee dentist reveals signs for root canal treatment

  1. 1. COLLIN N. ITO D.M.D.COSMETIC &FAMILY DENTISTPhone: 480.785.9191Email: info@sonoranhillsdental.comwww.sonoranhillsdental.com Chandler DentistryAhwatukee Dentist Reveals Signs forRoot Canal TreatmentIf people have such fears of the ways things are with adentist, how much terror could one imagine for a patienthaving appointment with an endodontist? We can sense ahigher rate of anxiety for a dental patient undergoing the rootcanal than with a dentist performing simple tooth extraction.One would definitely need a tender loving care (TLC) fromsomeone, to lessen the discomfort. Some dentistsin Ahwatukee like Dr. Collin Ito and others, have connectionswith particular endodontist who can refer a patient to theright specialist, something a patient can really appreciate.Voted as one of the best dentists at Ahwatukee, Dr. Ito hasestablished relationship with an endodontist whom he trustsand with whom he can work closely about a patient’s rootcanal case.Fears of the Ways
  2. 2. COLLIN N. ITO D.M.D.COSMETIC &FAMILY DENTISTPhone: 480.785.9191Email: info@sonoranhillsdental.comwww.sonoranhillsdental.com Chandler DentistryAhwatukee Dentist Reveals Signs forRoot Canal TreatmentRoot canal treatment is basically about the control of rootcanal infection through the elimination of the micro-organismsand preventing re-infection. This would necessarily need atleast two visits to a dentist who can check if a patient needs aroot canal or not. Another visit is to restore the teeth with afilling or crown.Without the treatment, the surrounding tissue becomesinfected and abscesses may form and then the unbearablepain becomes the issue. Aside from pain issues, dental care isimportant for overall health. Gum problems are linked to heartdisease.Nature of a Root Canal Treatment
  3. 3. COLLIN N. ITO D.M.D.COSMETIC &FAMILY DENTISTPhone: 480.785.9191Email: info@sonoranhillsdental.comwww.sonoranhillsdental.com Chandler DentistryAhwatukee Dentist Reveals Signs forRoot Canal TreatmentIn most cases, no symptoms are present. However, Dr.Collin Ito, one of the best dentists in Ahwatukee, gives thefollowing signs manifesting your need to see a dentist toconfirm the need for a root canal:- Severe toothache pain upon chewing or application ofpressure- Prolonged sensitivity/pain to heat or cold temperatures- Discoloration or darkening of the tooth- Swelling and tenderness in the nearby gumsSome dentists at Ahwatukee may not act on the last stepwhich is restoration of the tooth. They would preferto do the root canal themselves. However, Dr. Ito completesthe final restoration and filling of the tooth regardless ofwhether he performed the root canal or not.Signs and Symptoms

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