A trauma or infection of the nerve related to the root of the tooth will require to be treated by the modality called Root Canal Treatment. The nerve of the tooth gets damaged due to many reasons. One of the main causes is cavity in the tooth that grows deeper and touches the nerve.
Since the cavity is filled with bacteria, the root canal gets inflamed and causes pain. Other reasons that may damage the teeth are accidental cracks or infection from gums reaching to the base of roots. It is an instant pain reliever and the best treatment to retain the original teeth. The treatment can be done by a general dentist but with newer medical branches have evolved and comes under the domain of Endodontist.
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