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
Appointment on time. Nice dentist. Good x-ray technician.
Janell W.
Staff was very friendly and courteous. My dentition was efficient and competent. I was very pleased with my visit.
Edward S.
Excellent service; appt. was on time; cleaning was thorough and professional.
Richard F.
I feel my Cleaning by Masoon was very good and my Dental Check-up by Dr Miller was great. Both of them treated me very nice and made me feel welcome to be there.
Cheryl R.
Excellent cleaning hygienist. She is the best
Vernon P.
Very efficient, pleasant and professional staff. Dr. Miller is fantastic!
Vince K.
Outstanding work in cleaning!
James M.
We have been going to Dr. Miller for over 35 years and have received expert care
David G.
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.
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.
Dr. Miller is the best dentist I have had in my 67 years of life. I have used at least 10 other dentists during my lifetime, and I consider Dr. Miller to be head and shoulders above all the rest.
Jean C.
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.
Consistently high patient service
Tom S.
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.
Very personable, promt and professional.
Franklyn S.
Good service, professional staff
Rahmatullah K.
Very nice staff. The Dr is great.
Christin H.
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 friendly staffs, old fashioned care, personal care.
Sun F.
Great dentist! Helpful and pleasant support staff.
Deidre D.
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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