Maple Leaf Dentistry

Peterborough Root Canal

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Root canal remedies are needed when the nerve pulp inside tooth becomes aggravated, swollen, infected or dies. Some of the reasons of nerve pulp inflammation or death could be as a result of traumas to the tooth via injuries, the development of cavernous pockets in the tooth, large fixtures, outdated fixtures, or chronic grinding of the teeth.

Infected teeth can be easily spotted since the throbbing is virtually unbearable in some instances; sensitivity to cold and hot, swelling, tenderness when biting and chewing and general mouth aches are the most frequent concerns. Occasionally though, there might be no visible indications at all. Dental x-rays can be quite a valuable tool if the bone tissue all-around the root of the tooth has been resorbed because of the infection.

An infected tooth or a dead tooth has just two treatment options, either a tooth extraction or root canal. If the infection goes untreated this may be really painful for the patient and might become hazardous if the infection spreads to the lungs, heart, or brain.

Peterborough TMJ Specialist

The jaw joint is located right in front of the ear. For many individuals, this junction may pop or click while closing or opening wide ... More

TMJ Specialist Peterborough

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Composite Fillings Peterborough

A composite (tooth colored) resin restoration might be utilized to fix teeth that are affected by cracks, fractures, and tooth ... More

Tooth Restoration Peterborough

An inlay or onlay dental restoration is normally used to mend teeth that have suffered minimal to average damage. Teeth that still have ... More

Dentures Peterborough

Dentures might be utilized by individuals who are missing quite a few of their teeth to all of their teeth. Individuals who do not have ... More

Dental Cleaning Peterborough

Specialized dental cleanings are normally executed by registered dental hygienists and are completed right after your preliminary dental ... More

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Both upper and lower arch teeth are not intended to come together but for when we are chewing or biting foods. Clenching the teeth and ... More

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Peterborough Dentists

Dr. Cam Crawford, along with his friendly and professional team of hygienists and office support staff are excited to meet with you and your family. Regardless of whether you need a regular cleaning, dental check-up, whitening, crown, fillings or a bridge, Dr. Crawford and his team can offer you the modern dental services you require.

Maple Leaf Dentistry

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Thursday 7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Office Address:
291 Reid Street
Peterborough, Ontario
K9J 3R2