Does a root canal really hurt?

Does a root canal really hurt?

Root canals have a bad reputation. Just the mere mention of the treatment can produce a cringing expression to the listener as if he or she is on the dentist chair, mouth wide open and getting the 21st century version torture method of the Spanish inquisition. Well,...

A root canal can be a simple procedure

Dr. Mark Bohnert, DDS of Southeast Family Dental in Indianapolis, Indiana explains what root canal (endodontic) therapy is and why you may need a root canal. Dr. Bohnert then helps you understand how root canal therapy works by comparing it to the wick in a candle. If...