When problems develop within the pulp of the tooth, root canal treatment is typically required to remove the infection without extracting the tooth. While a root canal procedure is commonly considered an uncomfortable ordeal, it actually relieves tooth pain and restores full function to your smile. Please contact our dentist, Dr. Paul Sommers, at 920-261-5110 if you are experiencing dental pain or swelling and may need root canal treatment in Watertown, Wisconsin.