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Morris Family Dentistry – Your Root Canal Specialists

At Morris Family Dentistry, we believe that every patient deserves a healthy, happy smile. As a leading provider of root canal services in Colorado, our team of experienced dental professionals is dedicated to offering the highest quality care to ensure the comfort and well-being of your entire family. We understand that you have many important decisions to make, and we appreciate the trust you place in us to help you care for your family's dental health.

Understanding Root Canals

A root canal is a common dental procedure designed to save a tooth that has become infected or severely damaged. When the soft tissue, or pulp, inside a tooth, becomes inflamed or infected, it can lead to pain, swelling, and even tooth loss if not treated. Our skilled dentists at Morris Family Dentistry specialize in diagnosing and treating such conditions, helping to preserve your family's natural teeth and prevent the need for extraction.

Signs and Symptoms

If you or a family member experiences any of the following symptoms, it may be an indication that a root canal is needed:

  1. Severe tooth pain, especially when chewing or applying pressure
  2. Prolonged sensitivity to hot or cold temperatures
  3. Darkening or discoloration of the tooth
  4. Swelling and tenderness in the surrounding gums
  5. A persistent or recurring pimple on the gums

The Root Canal Process

At Morris Family Dentistry, our team is committed to making the root canal process as comfortable and stress-free as possible. The procedure typically involves the following steps:

  1. Thorough examination and X-rays to assess the extent of the damage
  2. Administration of local anesthesia to numb the tooth and surrounding area
  3. Careful removal of the infected or inflamed pulp from the tooth
  4. Cleaning and shaping of the tooth's root canal system
  5. Filling and sealing the tooth to prevent future infection
  6. Placement of a crown or other restoration to protect and restore the tooth's function

Sedation Options for Your Comfort

We recognize that dental anxiety can be a significant concern for many patients. That's why we offer a range of sedation options, including nitrous oxide, oral sedation, and IV sedation, to ensure a comfortable and relaxing experience. Our dentists are among the 5% of Colorado dentists certified to provide IV sedation, a testament to their expertise and dedication to patient care.

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The Benefits of Root Canals

Root canals are a highly effective way to preserve your family's natural teeth and maintain overall dental health. Some of the key benefits of this procedure include the following:

  1. Relief from pain and discomfort
  2. Prevention of tooth loss and the need for extractions
  3. Restoration of normal tooth function
  4. Protection of surrounding teeth from excessive wear or strain
  5. Maintenance of your beautiful, natural smile

Morris Family Dentistry takes pride in providing exceptional dental care in a warm, inviting environment. Our dentists are specialists in oral surgery and are committed to helping your family achieve and maintain optimal dental health. We invite you to experience the Morris Family Dentistry difference – where your family's comfort and well-being are our top priorities. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and discover how our root canal services can help you and your family smile with confidence.

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For Root Canal services, call us today for an appointment!

Call us at (303) 795 1443

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