Have you been told your child needs a root canal for kids in Morris County, NJ? Roxbury Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry pediatric dentist specializes in performing pulpotomy, root canal for kids in Morris County, NJ.
Often decay can go into the nerve of a tooth requiring more than a filling. An infected primary baby tooth in need of a root canal is called a pulpotomy.
Parents often ask why not extract the tooth in pain? The recommended treatment is to save the baby tooth by performing a pulpotomy. Primary baby teeth have an important job to do and should be saved whenever possible. Primary teeth help guide permanent teeth as well as help with speech and overall self-confidence.
A pediatric dentist has undergone additional training on pediatric dental health and child behavior management. Dr. Suffiyah Webb has special techniques to help alleviate anxiety for children needing a pulpotomy. The procedure will remove the infection, and your child will be feeling much better after their appointment. A tooth that has had a pulpotomy may need a filling or more than likely a crown to support the weakened tooth structure.
If you have any questions or concerns about root canals for kids in Morris County, NJ, Roxbury Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry will be happy to answer them. Dr. Webb and her team’s goal is to give your child a positive experience.
Roxbury Orthodontics & Pediatric Dentistry, your trusted pediatric dentist for pulpotomy, root canal for kids in Morris County, NJ.