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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.

Read What Our Patients Say
Patient Reviews
High level of professional service of Jorge, Lori and Chrissie and the entire staff. Also appreciate the kind words and questions during the procedure.
William N.
I love the late hours Wednesdays.
Leanne K.
Great service!! I’ve been a patient since moving to ATL in 2012.
Cory G.
Every person in this office treated my kindly and gently. I am blown away by the quality of care I received. I am so grateful.
Meghan H.
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!!
Erin K.
Great all around
Ioana J.
Very friendly staff. Excellent treatment.
Chalice V.
Everyone was very friendly, professional, knowledgeable
Dianne L.
Friendly, courteous, accommodating staff
Marcy G.
The entire staff are always willing to help. Lorrie is absolutely amazing. Dolores goes above and beyond!
Calona H.
Staff focused on outstanding professional dental services delivered in a caring, thoughtful manner in which I want to continue our relationship.
James H.
I had a billing hiccup with a complication with my insurance. Dana took care of it for me and I couldn’t be happier! Thank you to the Dental Professionals of Vinings Staff for being […]
Kristin T.
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.
Shaun D.
Dr. Larson was incredibly easy-going and made me feel incredibly comfortable during my root canal. Mike was also a pleasure to be around.
Temitope E.
Proffenalism Quality of service Friendly staff
Akram E.
Fast and professional! I love this office!
Tiffany G.
Anne, Kiya and Dr Paladins were awesome!
Caleb M.
Great location, friendly staff, good appointment times, nice office.
Jason H.
Everyone who I encountered took such good care of me. Dental procedures make me very nervous, but not at this office. Dr. Paladines, David, Bahar and Mike were all so amazing. I am grateful for their […]
Meg H.
Great Dentist really professional and great customer care
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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
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Phone: (678) 448-4125
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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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