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Dental Professionals of Vinings
2460 Cumberland Parkway SE, Suite 210, Atlanta, GA 30339

Root Canal Therapy in Vinings, GA

Saving a tooth with infected or inflamed pulp.

Root canal therapy may be necessary due to infection, trauma, deep decay or a poorly positioned tooth. Often, root canal therapy serves as an alternative to tooth extraction. Root canal therapy lets you retain your tooth by removing its nerves, as opposed to tooth extraction, which involves removing the tooth entirely. Regardless of the cause, a Dental Professionals of Vinings dental professional can provide the care you need through a range of root canal treatments.

What to expect when having a root canal

Underneath the tooth’s enamel and the hard layer, called the dentin, lies the soft tissue pulp. The pulp helps grow the root of the tooth during development. If the pulp becomes inflamed or infected, it can cause pain or even an abscess. A root canal involves removing the inflamed or infected pulp, carefully disinfecting inside the tooth and then filling it with a safe, rubber-like material called gutta-percha. The tooth will continue to function normally without the pulp.

The procedure not only improves the appearance of the infected tooth, it enables you to bite and chew normally. It also prevents excessive strain on the other teeth that surround the problem tooth.

Root Canal Therapy

Our doctors specialize in root canal treatment based on the location of the infected tooth. Your Dental Professionals of Vinings dentist will generally complete your treatment in one to two office visits. Here’s what you might expect, depending upon the type and seriousness of the problem.

During root canal therapy, we will clean, shape and fill the canal space within the root of the tooth.

Retreatment may be necessary if the root canal becomes re-infected. Performing the root canal treatment a second time creates an environment that will promote healing.

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I love everything about this practice! Dr. P is the best, his whole staff is professional and amazing! If you’re looking for the perfect dentist or hygenist, pick this practice!!
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The staff is very friendly and helpful. Barhar provided excellent customer service and explained my procedure. I received a crown. She pays very close attention to detail and didn’t like how the […]
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Appointment started on time and was very efficient. Dentist and hygeniest were thorough and professional.
Mary H.
Cathy, who assisted Dr. Paladines, was exceptional. I was nervous about getting a temporary crown on a molar tooth. She was quite calming and made the experience pleasant for me.
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Everyone from check in to hygienist to dentist really took time with me!
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I have been coming to Anne for at least 15 years. She is excellent and takes great care of my teeth.
Gregory S.
I was very nervous coming in and the doctor and whether he knows it or not he calmed me down a great deal. And, he explained everything he was doing as he did it.
Candice U.
Very fast service during last visit. Much appreciated to be able to walk in and go right back for Service.
Yolanda H.
Dr. Larson was incredibly easy-going and made me feel incredibly comfortable during my root canal. Mike was also a pleasure to be around.
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Very polite, fast, and efficient. Definitely made me feel comfortable and fully educated.
Maria C.
Christy the dental hygienist always do a great and thorough job. I had little to no wait and I was in and out in 30 minutes.
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The environment is always friendly the staff is very professional and a trip to this dentist is as close to pleasurable as I have ever experienced .
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Mon. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Tue. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Wed. – 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Thu. – 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
Fri. – 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Sat. – Closed
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Phone: (678) 448-4125
Fax: (770) 433-1186
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  • Monday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Tuesday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Wednesday 7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Thursday 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • Friday 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
  • Saturday Closed
  • Sunday Closed
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