Root Canal Treatment in

Root canal treatment, also known as endodontic therapy, is provided when a tooth’s soft interior, known as the pulp, has become damaged by infection or decay. This treatment can often save a tooth from extraction.

Root Canal Treatment in Kuna

Each tooth has at least one nerve that runs through the tooth and connects to the underlying tissues. The nerve is the life source of the tooth. This nerve and is surrounded by nutrients in a soft tissue called pulp, which lies in a chamber inside the tooth known as a root canal. If the pulp becomes infected or exposed (due to decay or structural damage), it can be very painful.

A root canal procedure begins with the use of local anesthetic through an injection. Once the tooth and surrounding area are numb, our dentist will access the inside of your tooth through an incision from the top. We will then remove the pulp and clean the chamber thoroughly. An antimicrobial solution will also be administered to the chamber to prevent future bacteria from building and causing damage or decay. Finally, we fill the nerve cavity with an inert material called gutta-percha after a thorough cleaning. A tooth that has a root canal done on it almost always needs a crown to be placed as well to reinforce the strength of the tooth.

See Real Patient Reviews
in Kuna

Review from Holm Family
Google Maps
Five stars

Holm Family

I am super nervous of the dentist so it hadn’t been for a while. I decided to try Deluxe Dental and it was a great experience. Dr. Brown was Very gentle and listened to my concerns. The hygienist was amazing too, it had been too long since I had a cleaning and she was great.
Review from Viktor Lavor
Google Maps
Five stars

Viktor Lavor

Great people, excellent care, neat place. My whole family comes here. So glad that they opened so close to my house.
Review from Michelle Wuttke
Five stars

Michelle Wuttke

The staff was very friendly and professional, they made me feel comfortable and welcome, the lady at the front desk was very helpful and worked with me on payment options without judgment. I would definitely recommend deluxe dental!
Leave a Review
Dr. Jeremy Brown
“each patient is different, which offers a unique challenge.”

Request an Appointment

If you prefer to speak to a team member, please call (208) 922-1755.
(208) 922-1755