Don't sweat, you're in good hands with an endodontist. Along with providing world class care, we perform treatment with the latest know-how and technology to get your tooth to its healthy self. Root canal treatment doesn't cause pain, it relieves it.
It's one of the most common questions asked and often an endodontic procedure is much like visting your dentist and having a filling done.
Root canals are often thought of as painful experience mainly due to most patients not knowing much about the procedure.
With modern technology and anesthetics, an endodontist will have you out the door in no time and smiling!
Most patients who have had a root canal performed by an endodontist describe the procedure as virtually painless. SOURCE AAE
Eighty-five percent of patients who have had a root canal performed by an endodontist would return to an endodontist for future work. SOURCE AAE