Root canal treatment in Dubai is completely safe and painless just like teeth whitening. There is a misconception among people that a root canal is a painful treatment. However, it is not; thanks to local anesthesia but you might feel a bit of discomfort afterward. The treatment is also known as endodontic treatment.
Table of Contents
- 1 What is Root Canal Treatment?
- 2 Root Canal Candidates
- 3 Root Canal Goals
- 4 Root Canal Treatment Cost In Dubai
- 5 Pre-Op Preparation
- 6 Root Canal Treatment Procedure
- 7 Post-Op Care
- 8 Root Canal Recovery
- 9 Our Surgeons
- 10 Root Canal Result
- 11 Root Canal Treatment FAQs
- 11.1 Is root canal treatment procedure painful?
- 11.2 How long does a root canal take?
- 11.3 When do you need root canal treatment?
- 11.4 How does a root canal work?
- 11.5 How to care for the treated tooth after a root canal?
- 11.6 Is there any alternative treatment?
- 11.7 What is the success rate of a root canal?
- 12 Get Consultation
What is Root Canal Treatment?
It is a dental procedure that allows you to repair your infected tooth and saves you from tooth extraction. It is performed in a way that keeps the damaged tooth safe. First of all, your dentist will remove the damaged area of the tooth from the pulp. Afterward, the process of cleaning and disinfecting starts. Once all the cleaning has been done, the dentist will seal the tooth with a filling.
Root Canal Candidates
Your root canal therapy candidacy depends on a variety of factors listed below. You are a perfect candidate for Root canal treatment Dubai if you:
- Have an infected tooth or a deep cavity that cannot be cured through any other treatment.
- Are experiencing pain and discomfort along with abscess and swelling.
- Have had more than one dental fillings in the past.
- Have a damaged tooth due to fracture etc.
- Have a gum disease.
Root Canal Goals
Root canal therapy aims at:
- Elevating the pain caused by an infected tooth.
- Treating diseased or infected dental pulp.
- Cleansing the interior of the tooth.
- Sealing off the treated area.
Root Canal Treatment Cost In Dubai
The cost for the root canal procedure varies from patient to patient because it depends on certain factors. These factors include the tooth to be treated (front or back), selection of the surgeon, extent of the damage done, and the location of the clinic. The average starting cost of root canal treatment in Dubai is approximately AED 3000 or more. However, you should consult with the dentist to know about the exact cost in your case.
Before your dentist recommends endodontic treatment, he or she will first examine your tooth with the help of an X-Ray. After the complete examination of the tooth, the doctor will be able to recommend the best treatment for your problem.
Root Canal Treatment Procedure
It comprises the following steps:
- Step 1: Local Anesthesia
- Step 2: Placing a Dental Dam
- Step 3: Drilling a Hole
- Step 4: Removal of Dead Pulp
- Step 5: Disinfection of Canals
- Step 6: Shaping of Canals
- Step 7: Filling of Root Canals
- Step 8: Filling of the Remaining Hole
- Step 9: Prescription of Antibiotic
- Step 10: Tooth Top Filling or Crown
After the treatment, the person might not be able to touch the tooth because of some discomfort, and you might feel a bit of a problem while eating.
Root Canal Recovery
The recovery process of root canal treatment Dubai is short. You will experience a bit of discomfort for a couple of days but the medicines prescribed by the doctor will soon solve this problem.
Root Canal Result
The latest root canal therapy is always an effective and successful procedure in general. Also, it gives long-lasting results if performed by an expert dentist.
Root Canal Treatment FAQs
Is root canal treatment procedure painful?
Root canal treatment in Dubai does not cause any pain instead it relieves it. The advancements made in the procedure have made it a virtually painless experience. A majority of patients have reported no pain during the procedure.
How long does a root canal take?
It can take approximately 1-2 hours to perform the procedure depending upon the type of tooth involved and the extent of damage done. The procedure gets completed in a single visit but sometimes the second appointment is required.
When do you need root canal treatment?
If you are feeling pain, prolonged sensitivity and heat or cold then it is time to get a root canal treatment Dubai before it’s too late. Some other signs that indicate the need for a root canal include;
Discoloration of tooth
Tenderness while chewing and touching
Drainage and tenderness in the lymph nodes and gingival tissues
How does a root canal work?
During the root canal treatment Dubai, the dentist removes the infected pulp. Afterwards, he cleans and shapes the canals carefully. Once the cleaning and shaping are done, the dentist fills and seals the canal. In the next step, the targeted tooth is covered with a crown so that its full function can be restored. In this way, the root canal saves the tooth from extraction.
How to care for the treated tooth after a root canal?
You should not chew or bite from the treated tooth without the permission of your dentist. Chewing or biting is only allowed when the tooth has fully restored. An unrestored tooth is prone to fracture. Brush and floss your teeth regularly. Also, maintain good oral health and regularly visit your dentist for a dental checkup.
Is there any alternative treatment?
The alternative solution to root canal treatment is tooth extraction. However, dentists prefer to save the tooth through the root canal because it saves you from other troubles like difficulty in eating, loss of jawbone volume and density etc.
What is the success rate of a root canal?
Root canal treatment Dubai is considered a routine treatment and has a success rate of almost 90%.
Dubai Cosmetic Surgery Clinic’s dental department delivers the best root canal treatment in Dubai. If you need more information about root canal treatment, Just fill the form and book your consultation session with one of our endodontists. They will examine your teeth, discuss your expectations, and guide you about the procedure in detail. You can also ask about the cost of the treatment. So, book your appointment now.
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