When a child is experiencing major tooth discomfort from decay or they’ve recently had a serious dental injury that left their tooth significantly damaged, Dr. Patrick wants you to know that your child’s care is in good hands. With pulp therapy, we can often treat, restore, and save affected teeth. We’ll always make sure that your child is feeling comfortable and explain all of the steps of the process for pulp therapy in Denver, CO beforehand. If your child has a damaged tooth and needs treatment, contact our dental office today!
Since pulp therapy can cause severe oral discomfort, it should be quite clear if your child needs to have it performed. Even if the source of the pain is not clearly visible, there are many signs to keep in mind moving forward. They include:
When you arrive at Dr. Patrick’s dental office, he’ll take the time to closely examine your child’s mouth and confirm the best course of action moving forward. This may include a pulpotomy or a pulpectomy, depending on the condition of the pulp itself.