Hygiene is a risk factor for periodontal disease. A common problem of insufficient proper dental hygiene are presence of cavities in the teeth, which is over 80% of cases.
A root canal is the natural space inside the tooth. This space is taken up by the pulp, containing nerves, nutrient vessels and connective tissue.
Do you feel nervous or experience fear when visiting the dentist? Odontophobia or fear of visiting the dentist is a common experience especially with people who have a traumatic experience when they are still young.