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Kealakekua Root Canal Treatment

Expert endodontic care for a healthier smile

A pathway to pain relief and oral health.

We combine compassionate care with precision endodontic techniques.

Easy payment options! Insurance is accepted & CareCredit is available.

Gentle root canal treatment

Experiencing tooth pain or sensitivity? A root canal may be the remedy. Our expert team at Kealakekua Dental prioritizes your comfort and dental health. We provide gentle, precise root canal treatment to alleviate pain and save your natural tooth, ensuring you get back to your life with a healthy smile.

Let’s save your tooth

Root canal therapy is essential for preserving a tooth that has suffered from infection or decay. The benefits of this treatment at Kealakekua Dental include:

  • Stopping the spread of infection: Our precise treatment eliminates bacteria from the infected root canal, preventing further decay and abscess formation.
  • Alleviating pain and discomfort: Root canal therapy removes the cause of pain, which is often due to infection or inflammation of the tooth pulp.
  • Maintaining natural teeth: By treating and saving your natural tooth, we help maintain your oral health and prevent the need for more invasive procedures.
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Seamless restorations: root canals meet same-day crowns

Following a root canal, a tooth often needs a crown to protect and restore it. With our same-day Katana Zirconia crowns, you can enjoy a complete restoration without the wait. These crowns offer the resilience required for a post-root canal tooth while providing the aesthetic appeal you desire. Learn more about our approach to dental crowns.

Root canal treatment FAQs

What can I expect during a root canal procedure?

At Kealakekua Dental, we’ll take a personalized look at what’s going on in your mouth and determine if a root canal is the best way to save your tooth. If so, we’ll help make the procedure easy. After numbing the area, we gently remove the infected tissue, clean and shape the root canals, and then fill them with a biocompatible material. The tooth is then restored with a filling or a crown for protection.

Is root canal therapy painful?

With modern techniques and anesthetics, root canal therapy is typically no more uncomfortable than getting a filling. Our team focuses on your comfort, ensuring a positive experience.

How does a crown fit into root canal therapy?

A crown is often the final step in the root canal process, providing structural support and restoring the tooth’s appearance. With our CEREC Omnicam technology, we can often place a same-day crown immediately after your root canal, saving you time and ensuring the longevity of your tooth.

Hear from our happy patients

Amazing work and made me feel so comfortable! These guys are on the highest level of care for their patients. Thank you so much Dr. Colin Taylor for your professionalism and ability to give quality dental services… there aren’t enough stars to rank how great you guys are!

– Justin

Your comfort, our commitment

We understand that dental procedures can be daunting. That’s why at Kealakekua Dental, we are dedicated to creating a comfortable, stress-free environment. We offer detailed explanations, transparent communication, and easy payment options to ensure you feel confident and informed every step of the way. Give us a call with any questions at (808) 322-9357.

Your partner in dental health

Kealakekua Dental is more than just a dental office; we’re your partner in maintaining and restoring your dental health. Our commitment to using the latest technologies reflects our dedication to quality care. Whether it’s a routine check-up, root canal therapy, or crown placement, we’re here to ensure your visit is smooth and your results are exceptional.

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Our Dental Office

We're located across the street from the Kona Community Hospital, on the makai side of Mamalahoa Hwy.

79-7592 Mamalahoa Hwy
Kealakekua, HI 96750

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Monday: 7am–5pm
Tuesday: 7am–5pm
Wednesday: 8am–5pm
Thursday: 7am–5pm
Friday: 7am–5pm
Saturday: 7am–5pm (one day a month)

Office: (808) 865-0763

Billing Department: 1-808-731-1630

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We look forward to meeting you!

Send us a message online or give us a call: (808) 322-9357.