Root Canal Therapy Perth

Dentistry Plus is a premium destination for top-quality endodontic care and root canal therapy in Perth, Rockingham, Kwinana, Maddington, Leeming and the Southwest region.

Our dedicated endodontic team are experienced and committed to preserve your natural teeth and enhancing your oral health through advanced endodontic treatments tailored to your individual needs.

Root canal therapy (RCT), also known as endodontic treatment, is a specialized procedure designed to save a infected or damaged tooth from extraction.

Contrary to popular misconceptions, root canal therapy is a highly effective and virtually painless procedure that can alleviate tooth pain and save your natural tooth, avoiding the need for extraction and costly tooth replacement options, and with recent technology it has almost the same success rate of implant.


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Why Choose Dentistry Plus for Your Root Canal Needs?


  1. Expertise: Our team consists of highly skilled and experienced general dentists with a special interest in endodontics. We are experts in performing successful root canal treatments (RCT). With years of expertise in the field, we are equipped to handle even the most complex endodontic cases with precision and care.
  2. State-of-the-Art Technology: At Dentistry Plus, we believe in staying at the forefront of dental technology to provide our patients with the best possible care. Our practice is equipped with the latest advancements in endodontic technology, including digital imaging, cone beam computed tomography (CBCT), and rotary instrumentation, enabling us to accurately diagnose and treat endodontic issues with unparalleled precision.
  3. Personalized Care: We understand that each patient is unique, which is why we take the time to listen to your concerns, thoroughly evaluate your dental condition, and develop personalized treatment plans tailored to your specific needs and preferences. Our compassionate endodontic team are dedicated to ensuring you’re comfortable and satisfied throughout your root canal therapy (RCT)experience.
  4. Comprehensive Services: In addition to root canal therapy (RCT), we offer a comprehensive range of endodontic services to address various dental issues effectively. Whether you require root canal retreatment, apicoectomy, dental trauma management, or treatment for cracked teeth, our skilled endo dentists are here to provide you with the highest quality of care.
  5. Single Visit Root Canal Treatment: At our practice you can get RCT done in a single visit for most of the teeth. Book a consultation with our RCT dentists to discuss this option.

Why Root Canal Therapy Is Important

Root canal therapy is crucial for preserving the health and function of your natural teeth, as well as maintaining your overall oral health. When the pulp inside your tooth becomes infected or inflamed due to deep decay, trauma, or repeated dental procedures, it can lead to severe tooth pain, abscess formation, and even tooth loss if left untreated. Root canal therapy (RCT)offers a conservative and effective solution for saving your tooth by removing the infected pulp, disinfecting the root canal system, and sealing it to prevent further infection.

The Root Canal Therapy (RCT)Process

The root canal therapy process typically involves the following steps:

  1. Diagnosis: Our experienced endodontic dentists will perform a comprehensive evaluation of your dental condition, including clinical examination, digital imaging, and diagnostic tests, to determine the extent of the infection and the need for root canal therapy.
  2. Treatment Planning: Based on the diagnosis, we will develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to your specific needs and preferences. We will explain the treatment process, answer any questions you may have, and ensure you feel comfortable and informed every step of the way.
  3. Root Canal Procedure: During the root canal procedure (RCT), our skilled general Dentist with a special interest in endodontics will carefully remove the infected pulp from the inside of your tooth, clean and disinfect the root canal system, and shape the canal to prepare it for filling.
  4. Filling and Sealing: Once the root canal is cleaned and shaped, we will fill the canal with a biocompatible material called gutta-percha and seal it with a dental adhesive to prevent reinfection.
  5. Restoration: After completing the root canal therapy, we may recommend placing a dental crown or filling to restore the strength, function, and appearance of your treated tooth, ensuring long-term durability and stability.

Recovery and Aftercare

Following root canal therapy, it is normal to experience some mild discomfort or sensitivity, which can be managed with over-the-counter pain medications and cold compresses. Our team will provide you with detailed post-operative instructions and schedule follow-up appointments to monitor your progress and ensure optimal healing.

Schedule Your Consultation Today

If you're experiencing tooth pain, sensitivity, swelling, or other symptoms of dental infection, don't delay seeking treatment. Contact Dentistry Plus today to schedule a consultation with one of our experienced general Dentists with a special interest in Endodontic dental treatment. Let us help you save your tooth and restore your smile with precision, compassion, and care.


Single Root Canal

Including all 3 stages plus the crown is $2,831

Multi Root Canal

Including all 3 stages plus the crown is $3,790

FAQs About Root Canal Therapy

1. What is root canal therapy, and why is it necessary?

Root canal therapy, also known as endodontic treatment, is a procedure designed to save a severely infected or damaged tooth from extraction. It becomes necessary when the pulp inside your tooth becomes infected or inflamed due to deep decay, trauma, or repeated dental procedures. Without treatment, the infection can spread, leading to severe pain, abscess formation, and even tooth loss.

2. Is root canal therapy painful?

Contrary to popular misconceptions, root canal therapy is typically not painful. Thanks to modern advancements in dental technology and anesthesia techniques, the procedure is virtually painless and performed under local anesthesia to ensure your comfort. After the procedure, you may experience some mild discomfort or sensitivity, which can be managed with over-the-counter pain medications.

3. How long does root canal therapy take?

The duration of root canal therapy depends on various factors, including the complexity of the case, the number of roots in the treated tooth, and the presence of infection. In most cases, root canal therapy can be completed in one to two visits, with each visit lasting approximately 60 to 90 minutes. Our general dentists with special interests in endodontics will provide you with a personalized treatment plan and schedule based on your specific needs.

4. What are the alternatives to root canal therapy?

While root canal therapy is the preferred treatment option for saving an infected or damaged tooth, there are alternatives available depending on the severity of the dental condition. In some cases, extraction of the affected tooth followed by tooth replacement options such as dental implants, bridges, or removable dentures may be recommended. However, it's essential to consult with our dedicated general dentists with special interest in endodontics to determine the most suitable treatment plan for your individual needs.


5. How long does a root canal-treated tooth last?

With proper care and maintenance, a tooth treated with root canal therapy can last a lifetime. After completing root canal therapy, it's essential to follow good oral hygiene practices, including brushing twice a day, flossing daily, and scheduling regular dental check-ups and cleanings. Additionally, avoiding chewing on hard foods and using your treated tooth to bite or chew can help prolong its longevity and prevent complications.