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Pulpotomy For Kids

What is a Pulpotomy?

A pulpotomy is baby tooth nerve treatment. When a cavity is very deep and reaches the nerve of the tooth, it is necessary to remove a portion of the affected nerve tissue and place a medicament into the nerve chamber. The goal of this therapy is to maintain the vitality of the nerve and prevent infection of the tooth and extraction. Once pulpotomies is performed on a baby tooth, it is best to restore the tooth with a full coverage restoration like a crown.


Contact Sweet Tooth Kids' Dentistry

If your child complains about a hole in their tooth, it’s best to get it checked out immediately by contacting Sweet Tooth Kids’ Dentistry and scheduling an appointment for pulpotomy procedure in Downers Grove IL. You can contact us online or by calling us