Project Description

Root Canal Treatment in Adelaide

If a tooth develops an infection or inflammation for any reason a root canal may be required in order to keep the tooth in your mouth.

Root canal therapy is often carried out in stages in order to achieve the best results, and ensure a comfortable tooth at completion of treatment.

Please call today or make an appointment online if you are experiencing dental pain or have any questions regarding your need for root canal therapy.

Symptoms associated with an infected pulp (root canal)

  • sensitivity to cold & hot fluids or foods
  • pain when chewing
  • spontaneous throbbing pain
  • persistent dull toothache

Root Canal Treatment Procedure

  • The tooth is anaesthetized to ensure the root treatment will be comfortable for you.
  • An opening is made into the pulp of the tooth in order to access the infected root canals.
  • Tiny precision instruments & antibacterial solutions are then used thoroughly disinfect the root canals.
  • The root canals are then filled with an inert material & a restoration is placed on the top part of the tooth to help prevent further infection.


Monday 8:30 – 5:30
Tuesday 8:30 – 7:30
Wednesday 8:30 – 1:00
Thursday 8:30 – 5:30
Friday 8:30 – 1:00
Saturday – Sunday Closed

(08) 8353 5111




Dr Leedham is now pleased to welcome Dr Sam Jones to the team. Dr Jones joins us with 10 years of clinical experience in local private practice. If you have any questions about your dental health or would like to contact us for an appointment time, please either call the friendly staff on 8353 5111

Philip Leedham
Philip LeedhamDentist
For more than 30 years Dr Leedham has been looking after patients in the Western Suburbs of Adelaide.
Sam Jones
Sam JonesDentist
Dr Jones joins us with 10 years of clinical experience in local private practices from all across Adelaide & regional SA.

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