Is root canal treatment painful?

Couple of words terrify dental patients such as Root Canal. Your actual dentist will probably recommend a root canal in case you have damaged teeth, severe cavities or an abscess. There are very common myths that endodontic treatments such as root canals, cause pain and/or illness and must be avoided at all costs. The pain, inconvenience and also price of avoiding endodontic treatment in favour of tooth extraction or even a wait-and-see technique can be simply avoided. What is the truth? Listen Dr Rushil from the Shades Clinic.