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Root Canals

Root canals have a reputation for being painful. With the proper care, this is no longer the case. Advanced dental technologies and the experience of Dr. Hammoud have made a root canal procedure as stress- and pain-free as possible here at Hammoud Family Dental.

How do you know if you need a root canal? Are you having recurring discomfort with a tooth? Do you have severe pain when you chew and apply pressure to it? Is your tooth sensitive to hot or cold? Is there swelling, tenderness, or a bump on the gums near that tooth? If so, saving your tooth may require a root canal procedure.

The “root canal” is actually the word used to describe the hollow space that is in the center of the tooth. A root canal procedure removes the nerve (which may be dead if infected) of the tooth. Once the area is cleaned and properly prepared, the tooth is protected with a crown or filling that will save the tooth to avoid complete removal.

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We will be reaching out to patients who have upcoming appointments with us. If you have any questions or concerns regarding treatment, emergencies, or scheduling, please call Dr. Hammoud on his cell at (313) 920-7935 or Stephanie at (734) 308-7072.