Fillings, Root Canals
and Extractions

If tooth decay or periodontal disease is detected during your examination, a filling, root canal or extraction may be recommended as a course of treatment. With each of these dental treatments, our highest priority is the comfort of our patients. We utilize local anesthetic and gentle techniques to minimize discomfort and ensure that your experience is a pleasurable one.

Each of our dental offices offers the most advanced technology, materials and services. Our dentists and dental staff receive ongoing training to ensure we provide you and your family the best care available.

We offer the area’s most affordable dental services and accept all dental insurance and union plans.

Fillings | Root Canals | Extractions

Dental Fillings
If the tooth has a minimal fracture, decay or damaged surface, a filling can be used to restore the tooth. We offer both silver amalgam and composite fillings. Our composite fillings have a white “tooth-colored” appearance.

A filling is a simple procedure in which our dentist removes the decay or damage, cleanses the tooth to remove bacteria and debris and bonds the filling material to the tooth.

In some cases, depending on the extent of tooth decay, damage or tooth sensitivity, the tooth may require additional or alternative procedures, including:

Dental Filling Cost
Our offices offer the area’s most affordable pricing on dental fillings – please review our fee schedule (hyperlink). Composite fillings with a white, “tooth-colored” appearance are more expensive than silver amalgam fillings since the materials are more expensive and require a more sophisticated process. Silver amalgam fillings are the most durable and last longer than composite fillings.
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Root Canals
Root canals are an alternative to extraction and help you keep your permanent teeth. If the pulp inside the tooth becomes diseased or injured due to a deep cavity or cracked tooth, the pulp tissue dies. If the pulp is not removed, your tooth becomes infected (abscessed) and you could loose it. With a root canal procedure, your dentist will remove the pulp, clean and seal the root canal. If the tooth is weakened, your dentist may place a crown over the tooth to help make it stronger.

This is a relatively simple procedure and can be performed in one to three visits. Your dentist will use local anesthetic and special techniques to minimize discomfort and ensure that this is a pain-free procedure.

Our offices offer the area’s most affordable root canal pricing – please review our fee schedule
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Extractions
With an extraction, your dentist will remove your tooth. Extractions are most often recommended when a tooth can not be repaired due to decay or damage, the tooth blocks other new teeth from erupting or wisdom teeth are impacted. A simple extraction is when the tooth is intact and visible in the mouth. If the tooth is below the gum or broken off at the gum line, a surgical extraction will be required.

Our focus on pain-free dentistry helps make this a worry-free procedure. A local anesthesia combined with gentle extraction methods help minimize patient discomfort.

View our affordable tooth extraction pricing.
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Tooth replacement options
Several options are available to replace the tooth/teeth that will be extracted. Find out more by clicking on each choice:

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Akron/Cuyahoga Falls

State Valley Dental
63 Graham Road, Suite 3
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 44223

(330) 920-8060

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Tallmadge/Mogadore

Darrow Dental
381 Darrow Rd.
Akron, OH 44305

(330) 784-7285

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Brooklyn

Biddulph Dental
4647 Ridge Road
Brooklyn, Ohio 44144

(216) 351-6600

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Cleveland

West 25th Healthcare
2500 Clark Ave
Cleveland, Ohio 44109

(216) 696-1515

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Cleveland Heights

Easton Dental
5 Severance Circle, Suite 412
Cleveland Heights, Ohio 44118

(216) 541-6434

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Lyndhurst

Family Dentalcare
5507 Mayfield Rd
Lyndhurst, Ohio 44124

(440) 473-3338

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