Root Canals: Fiction & Fact [infographic]

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You’ve been told you need a root canal. What is the appropriate response? No, it’s not to run far, far away.

The little-known truth is that root canals do not cause pain. They end it. If your tooth is infected or abscessed, this process will remove the infection, end your pain, and save your tooth. And most patients report the procedure itself is no more uncomfortable than getting a regular filling.

If you require root canal therapy, you can trust Dr. Ellsworth and his decades of experience and expertise. To schedule an appointment at Family Dental of Spokane Valley, contact us online or call our Spokane Valley, WA office at 509-850-3217.  


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