A pulpotomy, also known as a baby root canal, involves removing the pulp of a decaying tooth to prevent infection and alleviate pain. If your child needs this procedure done, then make an appointment at Children's Dental Depot in Gun Barrel City, Canton & Mabank, TX.
Your child's dentist will walk you through the procedure and answer your questions. It's important to know that pulpotomies...
If the tooth has been badly damaged, we can extract it and place a space maintainer to make room for your child's permanent tooth. However, we recommend saving the baby tooth if we can to leave proper spacing for the permanent tooth.
To schedule your child's pulpotomy, contact our dental clinic in Gun Barrel City & Canton, TX today.