Dental One Associates of Fairfax
9942 Main Street, Fairfax, VA 22031

Root Canal Therapy in Fairfax, VA

In the past, if you had a tooth with a diseased nerve, you’d probably lose that tooth. Today, with a special dental procedure called root canal treatment, your tooth can be saved. When a tooth is cracked or has a deep cavity, bacteria can enter the pulp tissue and germs can cause an infection inside the tooth. If left untreated, an abscess may form. If the infected tissue is not removed, pain and swelling can result. This can not only injure your jawbones, but is detrimental to your overall health.

Root canal treatment involves one to three visits. During treatment, your general dentist or endodontist (a dentist who specializes in problems with the nerves of the teeth) removes the affected tissue. Next, the tissue will be removed and the interior of the tooth will be cleaned and sealed. Finally, the tooth is filled with a dental composite. If your tooth has extensive decay, your doctor may suggest placing a crown to strengthen and protect the tooth from breaking. As long as you continue to care for your teeth and gums with regular brushing, flossing, and check-ups, your restored tooth can last a lifetime.

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Patient Reviews
I was worried when Dr. Berman retired that Dental One may not live up to my expectations. It hasn’t. It has exceeded them with courteous, professional staff who are never gruff despite a very […]
Richard S.
Greet service.
Bernadett D.
I have had the best possible dental care in the many years I have been a patient here, and I have already recommended Dr. Miller to others. Excellent care, friendly staff.
Katharine R.
I’ve been going to this practice since I was a child. I could not imagine going anywhere else. It is a few minutes from my home too
Joy G.
I have been a patient of Dr. Miller for many years. He is a perfectionist in his field and he always insures that a procedure is done exactly right. I know it doesn’t come any better than that!
Sarah D.
Maintains the “Gold” standard in preventive dental care.
Tom S.
Very personable, promt and professional.
Franklyn S.
friendly professional service
Geraldine G.
Dr Miller is a great dentist. The team there is always nice.
Monette C.
Got good treatment by hygienist and Dr. Lin. I think she will become my primary dentist now that Dr. Miller is practically retiring. I’m happy and comfortable with making the transition and […]
Stefan S.
very efficient with years of experience so the the diagnosis and treatment are excellent. very personable
Michael G.
Billing procedure is clumsy and difficult to understand
Victor T.
Confidence in the ability of Dr Miller to meet my dental needs over the years.
Richard K.
Crystal was awesome! Very sweet and patient with Robert, my dad, and very professional. We loved Dr. Lin too! She was so nice and understanding with my dad and she made us very comfortable with her […]
Robert H.
Best dental experience I have ever had. I went in terrified and left very happy and actually able to say I loved the dentist.
Jessica B.
We have been with Dr. Miller for a long time The office visits are usually on time and efficient My visit yesterday was for a cleaning and Samantha was great,, again, quite efficient and informative .
Ron T.
caring and efficient
Janet B.
Dr. Miller is very personable and makes you feel very comfortable. My hygienist Masam, was very friendly and did a great job cleaning my teeth.
NCI C.
Good work, nice people, efficient.
Marilyn L.
We have consistently received excellent care from Dental One Associates of Fairfax. They do great work but don’t look for ways to charge us more. They are so good about getting us in for […]
Ed R.
Office Hours
Mon. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu. – 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri. – 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Phone: (703) 664-1990
Fax: (703) 273-7187
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  • Monday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Tuesday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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