Common Questions


We have compiled a list of common questions we receive related to endodontic treatment. We want to make sure you are comfortable with treatment so please ask the doctor any questions you may have at any point.


A common place where your questions are answered.


We will take every measure to ensure that your procedure is in no way uncomfortable or painful. If treatment is needed, we will inject a small amount of anesthesia to gently numb a concentrated area of your mouth. For most patients, the feeling of numbness usually subsides after 2-3 hours.

Yes, for most root canal treatments, we recommend that patients return to the office 1 year after the procedure was finished. Our office will send a reminder notice to you when you are due for a recall appointment.