Pulpotomies, or baby root canals, are performed if the cavity reaches the nerve of the tooth. In a pulpotomy, the portion of the nerve infected by the cavity is removed, the area is sterilized and sealed. The tooth is then covered by a dental crown to protect it from breaking or fracturing.
853 Middlefield Rd.
Suite 2 Palo Alto, CA 94301
Tel: (650) 322-9837
Fax: (650) 600-8019
Little Bytes Dental Office Hours
Monday – Saturday By Appointment Only