Some people need root canal treatment after experiencing some type of trauma! Take a look at this infographic about dental care in San Jose to see how a traumatic event such as a sports injury can lead to the need for root canal therapy.
Intense tooth pain, sensitivity, and discoloration could be signs that it is time for a root canal. This infographic from a dentist in Indianapolis has more information about root canals and what to expect from them.
This is a perfect picture to show to your patients on how a cavity started between the teeth where only the floss can clean. The cavity grew all the way down into the nerve which caused the tooth to hurt and could only be treated with either a root canal or to remove the tooth.