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Root Canal treatment in Hull.

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At Spring Dental Surgery, we offer a range of dental treatments to help you achieve optimal oral health. One of the most common treatments we offer is root canal therapy.

What is Root Canal Therapy?

Root canal therapy is a procedure used to treat a tooth that has become infected or inflamed at the pulp, which is the soft tissue inside the tooth that contains nerves and blood vessels. This can occur as a result of deep decay, a crack or chip in the tooth, or trauma to the tooth. If left untreated, an infected or inflamed pulp can cause pain, swelling, and eventually lead to tooth loss.

The Procedure

During a root canal procedure, the infected or inflamed pulp is removed from the tooth, and the inside of the tooth is cleaned and sealed to prevent future infection. A crown or filling will then be placed on the tooth to restore its function and appearance.

Our experienced endodontists (dentist who specialized in root canal therapy) will ensure that your root canal therapy is as comfortable as possible. We use the latest technology and techniques to ensure a successful treatment outcome.

The procedure usually takes one or two visits to complete, depending on the complexity of the case. During the first visit, the infected or inflamed pulp will be removed, and the tooth will be cleaned and sealed. A temporary filling will be placed on the tooth to protect it until the permanent restoration can be placed on the second visit.

After the root canal therapy, you may experience some mild discomfort or sensitivity for a few days, but this can be managed with over-the-counter pain medication.

We will provide you with detailed instructions on how to care for the tooth and tips to minimize any discomfort.

What causes root canal infections?

Root canal infections can be common without regular dental checkups and have various causes such as:

  • Crack or chip in the tooth
  • Deep decay
  • Leaky fillings
  • Repeated dental procedures on the tooth


If you have any of the above problems, you are at risk of a root canal infection. Maintaining a good level of oral hygiene can reduce and sometimes, stop the risk. Regular checkups can help identify and treat infections before they become serious.

At Spring Dental Surgery, we understand the importance of saving natural teeth whenever possible.

Root canal therapy is an effective and efficient way to save an infected or inflamed tooth, and we strive to provide the highest quality care to our patients.

If you are experiencing tooth pain or suspect you may need a root canal, please contact us to schedule a consultation.

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Based on 128 reviews
Jackie McAndrew
Jackie McAndrew
19 February 2024
Nidhi has restored my faith in dentists again. I used to be scared to death of dentists for various reasons but since coming to the practice a couple of years ago and explaining my fears, I can honestly say I donโ€™t feel nervous anymore and I am happy to have any treatments because I know she will be very thorough, caring and will take very good care of me. The nurses and reception staff are also very professional and helpful!
Anda Cosug
Anda Cosug
30 January 2024
I was afraid to go to the dentist before because I don't like needles and I don't like pain but here they are professionals and I had no pain . Dr. Serban is so good, experienced and professionally .I highly recommend the Spring Dental Practice ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฆท๐Ÿฆท๐Ÿฆท
Stephanie Smith
Stephanie Smith
25 January 2024
I was a very nervous about going to a dentist all I can say is they was FANTASTIC i came out smiling which I did not at my other dentist i will definitely be going back to them if like me you are nervous don't worry when you have been you will feel great again about dentist's thank you to all you are doing a great job thank again. Stephanie
Leanne Ellis
Leanne Ellis
13 January 2024
Basically my toothache started on new years eve. I thought it would be gone so put up with the pain. It took me a week before i started to take pain killers. By the following monday i got in touch with the dentist practice through email and rung them up to register and by the tuesday i had enough of the pain and could not cope with it. Got an emergency appointment for that afternoon, ended on antibiotics and ended up booking for the tooth to be take out the following monday. But by the friday i ended up emailing them for an earlier appointment for the saturday which was met. I just want to say the staff that dealt with me put me at ease even though i was in tears during the procedure. They put you at ease by telling what they are doing during the procedure and after the procedure. Especailly katy and think it was courtney ( i think that was her name) and bobby being gentle as the best as he could.
Emma Jones
Emma Jones
12 December 2023
Had a emergency appointment today . dentist was really nice made me feel at ease.staff were great two.thankyou definitely be coming back.๐Ÿ˜
Tim Redgrave
Tim Redgrave
9 December 2023
Pain free, quick and very professional. Definitely recommend
Jada S
Jada S
9 December 2023
Katy was amazing at the desk, really friendly and down to earth, she made the start of the experience of what can be something scary alot nicer. For my operation i saw Hassan and he was very informative and quick with the procedure, so a thank you to him and the dental nurse Daniel for seeing me today!
Stephen Jefferson
Stephen Jefferson
9 December 2023
Hassan is a brilliant dentist and all the team at spring head dentist are amazing I would highly recommend this dentist and Hassan to take your teeth out
Sam Thompson
Sam Thompson
9 December 2023
I had not had a tooth out before and was very nervous. Hassan put me at rest and is a great dentist. Thanks for everything.

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Who choose us -

We offer a wide range of dental treatments to meet the needs of our patients. Here are just a few reasons why you should choose us for your dental treatment:

  1. Experienced team of dentists: Our team of dentists are highly trained and experienced in all aspects of dentistry. They use the latest technology and techniques to ensure that your treatment is as comfortable and successful as possible.

  2. Customised treatment plan: We understand that every patient is unique, and we take the time to thoroughly evaluate each case to determine the best course of treatment for your individual needs.

  3. State-of-the-art technology: We use the latest technology and equipment in our practice to ensure that your treatment is as precise and effective as possible.

  4. Comprehensive care: We offer a wide range of dental treatments, including preventative care, cosmetic dentistry, restorative dentistry and orthodontic treatment. This allows us to provide comprehensive care for all of our patients.

  5. High-quality materials: We only use the highest quality materials for all of our dental treatments, ensuring that they are durable and long-lasting.

  6. Comprehensive aftercare: We will provide you with detailed instructions on how to care for your teeth after the treatment. Our team of dentists will also be available to answer any questions you may have, and to monitor the healing process.

  7. Affordable pricing: We strive to make dental treatment affordable and accessible to everyone. We work with many dental insurance plans and offer financing options to help make treatment more affordable.