Root Canal

Swift Seamless Root Canal

This Is It: Swift, Seamless Root Canal Care Near You.

At This Is It Dental Clinic on 99, Harley Street, we understand that the decision to undergo a root canal can be daunting. Explore our comprehensive guide, blending expertise with a homely touch, covering what a root canal entails, symptoms indicating the need, recovery insights, and answers to frequently asked questions.

Frequently Asked Question

Is Root Canal Treatment Painful?
Undergoing a root canal at This Is It Dental Clinic is designed to be virtually painless. Our experienced team prioritizes your comfort, utilizing advanced techniques and anesthesia to minimize any discomfort.
What Are the Symptoms of Needing a Root Canal?
Symptoms include persistent pain, sensitivity to hot or cold, swelling, and tenderness. Our team will assess your condition, providing personalized care based on your unique symptoms.
Are There Any Alternatives to Root Canal Treatment?
While alternatives exist, root canal treatment is often the most effective way to save a severely damaged tooth. We'll discuss options tailored to your specific case during your consultation.
How Long Does It Take to Recover from a Root Canal?

Recovery time varies, but most patients resume normal activities shortly after the procedure. Our post-treatment guidelines ensure a smooth recovery, promoting optimal healing and comfort.

Can a Root Canal Save a Severely Decayed Tooth?

Absolutely. Root canal treatment is designed to salvage severely decayed teeth, preventing extraction and preserving your natural smile. Our skilled professionals at This Is It Dental Clinic specialize in such cases.

What is the Success Rate of Root Canal Treatment?

Root canal treatments boast high success rates, saving countless teeth worldwide. Our skilled team, equipped with advanced technology, ensures optimal outcomes for your root canal procedure.

How does Photobiomodulation (PBM) therapy benefit root canal recovery?

PBM therapy, utilizing low-level light, accelerates healing, reduces inflammation, and enhances comfort post-root canal, ensuring a swift and effective recovery while prioritizing patient well-being.

Are There Any Side Effects to Root Canal Treatment?

Root canal treatment is generally safe. Any potential side effects are discussed during your consultation. Our team prioritizes your well-being, ensuring a positive experience throughout the process.

How can I schedule an emergency dental appointment at This Is It Dental Clinic?

For immediate assistance, call +44 (0) 20 7486 5180 or email For after-hours emergencies, contact +44 (0) 7796 693535.

Can I walk in for emergency dental care without an appointment?

While walk-ins are accepted, we recommend calling ahead at +44 (0) 20 7486 5180 for faster assistance in our emergency care unit.

Additional Information

What is a Root Canal?

A root canal is a meticulous dental procedure aimed at preserving your natural tooth. When the inner pulp becomes infected or damaged, our skilled professionals delicately remove it, clean the canal, and seal it, ensuring your tooth's longevity and functionality. Experience precision and care at every step, preserving your radiant smile.

When Do I Need Root Canal? What Are the Symptoms?

Understanding when a root canal is essential begins with recognizing the symptoms. Persistent toothaches, heightened sensitivity to hot or cold, swelling, and tenderness are indicators. Our experienced team assesses your unique symptoms, providing tailored care to address your specific needs. Trust us to navigate this crucial decision with your well-being in mind.

How long does root canal treatment take?

The duration of a root canal treatment typically ranges from one to two appointments, with each session lasting about 60 to 90 minutes. However, the exact time can vary based on factors such as the tooth's location, complexity, and the presence of infection. At This Is It Dental Clinic, our skilled professionals prioritize efficiency without compromising precision, ensuring a thorough and timely root canal procedure.

Recovery and Aftercare

Embark on a smooth recovery journey after a root canal with our comprehensive aftercare guide. Post-treatment, we ensure your comfort, offering insights into practices that promote optimal healing.

At This Is It Dental Clinic, we guide you through the root canal recovery time, providing personalized guidelines and expert advice for a swift and effective recuperation. It's essential to avoid hard or crunchy foods that may stress the treated tooth and steer clear of sticky treats that could dislodge temporary fillings. Maintain temperature sensitivity by avoiding extremes, and minimize alcohol and tobacco for overall oral health. With a soft-bristled toothbrush and gentle oral care, we guide you through a seamless recovery.

Locate a private dentist near you at This Is It Dental Clinic, providing exceptional care. Discover the expertise of our Harley Street clinic, ensuring your dental needs are met with precision and a homely touch.

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Dr. Rena Uberoi

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We are probably the easiest to reach over the Tube, being within walking distance from four major stations. Some of the prominent landmarks present within the immediate vicinity include:

The London Clinic

Princess Grace Hospital

King Edward VII Hospital

Great Portland Hospital

Cleveland Hospital

These are some of the convenient ways to reach our clinic:

  • Regent’s Park Station on the Bakerloo Line, from which we are a 5 min walk away through Marylebone Road.
  • Great Portland Street Station on the Hammersmith and Metropolitan Line, from which we are only a 10 min walk away, via Marylebone Road and Harley Street.
  • Bond Street Station on the Elizabeth and Central Line, and then a short 10 min walk through Harley Street.
  • Oxford Circus Station on the Central and Bakerloo Line, after which we are 8 min away via A4201 and Portland Pl.

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