Root Canals in Spring, TX
Located in Spring, TX, and serving The Woodlands, Houston, and the surrounding Texas communities, the dental office of Emily E. Graham, DDS offers root canals to local residents requiring family dentistry.
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What Are Root Canals?
When tooth decay is in a more advanced stage, Dr. Graham may recommend a root canal. Symptoms of advanced tooth decay include persistent and severe tooth pain, sensitivity to heat or cold, darkening of the tooth, tenderness, and swelling. Root canals protect against bone loss, infection, abscesses, tooth loss, and other significant oral health problems.
What Is the Procedure for Root Canals?
Local anesthesia is required for a root canal. The first part of the procedure is to remove the nerve, pulp, and decay. Tooth health is not dependent on the nerve and pulp, so these can be safely removed. After the root and pulp are removed, Dr. Graham fills the void with a special sealant. If you have an infection, Dr. Graham may treat the infection before sealing the tooth. In these cases, Dr. Graham uses a temporary sealant, and you will have a follow-up appointment to complete the procedure.
What After-Care for Root Canals Does Dr. Graham Recommend?
The tissue around your tooth may be swollen, so you may experience some discomfort. Over-the-counter pain medications can be used to alleviate the pain. If your root canal is completed over two or more appointments, or is part of a larger treatment plan, Dr. Graham provides you with detailed after-care instructions.
Learn more about our family dentistry services.
- Dental Bridges
- Dental Fillings
- Dental Hygiene
- Dental Implants
- Dental Sealants
- Dental X-Rays
- Fluoride Treatment
- Oral Cancer Screenings
- Pediatric Dentistry
- Root Canals
- Sedation Dentistry
- Teeth Cleaning
- Tooth Extraction
Our other dental services include the following:
Why Should I Choose Dr. Emily E. Graham, DDS as My Family Dentistry Provider?
Dr. Emily E. Graham, DDS is a recognized leader in the field of oral healthcare. In 2000, she was honored with the Texas Dental Association New Dentist Leadership Award, and today she is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry. She takes great pride in giving her patients the highest level of oral healthcare in a compassionate way.
How Much Do Root Canals Cost in Spring, TX?
The cost of root canals varies by patient. The best way to find out how much your root canal will cost is to schedule a consultation with Dr. Graham.
Many dental insurance plans cover root canals, so you may only need to pay a portion of the cost. Every policy is unique, though, so we will need to review your individual coverage to determine how much you may need to pay out of pocket.
Because we are committed to providing every patient with the highest quality in oral healthcare, we offer financing through CareCredit®. You can even be pre-approved before your consultation appointment. We also accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
If you pay in full on the day of your services, you receive a 5% discount!
Schedule Your Root Canal Consultation with Dr. Emily E. Graham, DDS Today!
Please call 281-407-4561 today to schedule your free initial consultation! At the dental office of Emily E. Graham, DDS, we have a vision to achieve radiant smiles while building relationships based on integrity and commitment to our patients’ care. Our team of top-notch dental professionals recognizes that each patient has unique requirements and desires. Our services have improved the lives of people from in and around Spring and The Woodlands, including residents of Houston. We specialize in dental services for adults, children, and teenagers, and we are committed to helping you have the smile you deserve.