Root Canal Therapy in Philadelphia, PA

Root canal therapy or a root canal procedure can relieve the pain caused by diseased or injured pulp tissue in the center of the tooth. Many times, this tissue cannot repair itself and root canal therapy is required to save the tooth. After our dentist in Philadelphia perform a root canal treatment, you should have no lasting pain or sensitivity in the tooth and with good oral hygiene, the tooth should last for years. With most patients, our dentist in Philadelphia, use local anesthetics that will make your treatment as comfortable as possible. If you are experiencing tooth pain, please make an appointment as soon as possible.

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I visited Gentle Dental to discuss my dental issues, as a possible new patient. Dr. Shin discussed possible options, a root canal, and I was to notify him of my decision after seeing a periodontist, […]
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I’ve had such a pleasant experience with Dr. Stephen. He’s very friendly and always makes sure you’re comfortable. He also does a really good job at a fast pace making sure […]
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Friendliness, knowledge and skill of the Dr and dental assistant.
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Been with this Dentist for as long as they been in practice. They are in the process of giving me my smile back, providing me with full upper and lower dentures. I would recommend them to ANYONE. […]
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I have had numerous procedures at Gentle Dental, and have always had a positive experience with both staff and results.
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All of the staff members were friendly, courteous and professional at the same time. They greetings were warm and they make you feel comfortable.
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Before last week I had only ever gone to the same dentist since I was born. However, since they were only a pediatric dentist I had to stop seeing them once I turned 19 and had to find a new dentist […]
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Staff friendly, competent. Very small wait time.
Jane C.
Wonderful experience and wonderful service provided by staff…
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Being terrified of the dentist, I have never ever said this before, but I had a very pleasant dental experience with Dr. Machlus,, and this was for a root canal,,, not an easy thing to walk away from […]
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All of the staff were so welcoming and friendly! The dental hygienist, Fern, was great! She was so nice and kept my mind off of being at the dentist which I do not love. The dentist was also […]
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The dentist took the time to assure that I did not experience any pain. He explained everything he was going to do before he did it. The entire staff is very friendly
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Usually hate going to the dentist. My old dentist use to tell me to fight through the pain and other things when I had to get procedures done so I ended up gaining a distrust in dentist but my […]
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