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ROOT CANAL THERAPY

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Root Canal Basics

When the pulp (or nerve) of a tooth is infected, Dr. Sonny Afshar and Dr. Fara Afshar may recommend a root canal. Root canal therapy is the process of removing infected pulp from the inside of a tooth. During root canal therapy, out dentists will remove the pulp, clean the inside of the tooth, and seal the tooth in order to prevent further damage.

Why Root Canals Are Necessary

If infected pulp is not treated, it breaks down and allows bacteria to form within the pulp chamber, also known as the root canal. As a result, the tissue surrounding your tooth may become infected or an abscessed tooth may occur. With an abscessed tooth, a pus-filled pocket forms at the end of the tooth roots, possibly causing pain and swelling that can spread to the face, neck, or head. Infected pulp may also cause drainage problems, as a hole can form in the side of a tooth where it may drain the infected material into the gums or through the cheek and into the skin. Through root canal therapy, we can prevent these consequences and restore the health of your smile.

To learn more about the benefits of root canal therapy and to schedule an appointment, we welcome you to contact Star Dental today!
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BECAUSE WE LOVE OUR PATIENTS

With every appointment, the Star dental team learns more about what our patients want. With this knowledge, we determine which treatments we choose to emphasize. Established patient or new, we hope you will enjoy our current offers.

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WHAT OTHERS THINK OF US

It’s one thing for us to tell you all about how we operate, but no one tells our story like our patients. Read our reviews!

Watch our video to hear it from our patients just like you!

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Today I am beyond thankful to Dr Afshar at Star Dental 2030 Douglas Blvd suite 37 Roseville, Ca. 916-963-8783 His amazing generosity leaves me speechless...!!! If you need to go to the dentist please call Dr Afshar, they are awesome!

- Heather Sims

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Special Offers

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Our Locations

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STAR DENTAL

2030 DOUGLAS BLVD. - STE 37 ROSEVILLE, CA 95661

916-963-8783

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COUNTRY CLUB DENTAL

3222 ROYAL DRIVE, SUITE A CAMERON PARK, CA 95682

530-240-6417