Root Canal and Extraction

Root Canal vs. Extraction: Which is Right for You?

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If you have a severely decayed or damaged tooth, you may need to choose between a root canal and extraction. The American Association of Endodontists states that approximately 15 million root canal procedures are performed annually in the United States, while millions of teeth are extracted yearly. A root canal procedure preserves the natural tooth structure by eliminating the infection …