There are many symptoms that indicate the necessity of endodontic treatment. The main are: occurrence of sharp pain, prolonged sensitivity to heat or cold, the pain when chewing, discoloration of the tooth, the occurrence of gums swelling and increase of the lymph nodes. At any of these symptoms Endodontists in Mississippi are able to help. During treatment endodontist removes inflammation or infection from the pulp, clean and treat root canal, then tightly fills the prepared canal with modern filling material to the very top of the root.
Then, in the next visit to your endodontist he will restore coronal part of the tooth to protect it and restore its functionality. For that sake are used dental crowns, inlays, modern filling material, pins. After restoration, the tooth keeps its function as any natural tooth.