White Park Dental
White Park Dental | Concord NH Dentist
  • Dental Office Concord NH | Family Dentist Concord

Why do I need a root canal and are they painful?

A root canal may be needed when the pulp/nerve of the tooth, which supplies blood and sensation, dies due to infection or trauma.  It is important to remove the infected portion of the tooth before the infection can spread further, and should not be delayed as complications or loss of the tooth could arise.  Discomfort during dental procedures is managed with local anesthetic to numb the area in order to provide care in an efficient and comfortable manner.

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We are excited to say our office is open and accepting new patients! While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: our commitment to your safety and dental health. We look forward to seeing you again and are happy to answer any questions you may have.  To make an appointment please call our office at (603) 225-4143.

To learn about the recent changes to our infection control processes, please visit our COVID-19 Updates page.