Root canal therapy becomes necessary when the inner nerve of a tooth becomes affected by decay or infection. This can be caused by a variety of things, and Dr. Michael Scholes will help you know if a root canal is necessary to maintain your oral health. When you receive root canal therapy in Couer d'Alene, Idaho, our dentist can help preserve your natural tooth and restore its functionality. For more information, and to schedule your appointment, we invite you to contact Scholes Family Dental at 208-667-1578 today.