Dr. Russell Morrell and Dr. David Maisey may recommend a root canal if your tooth is infected or has sustained damage. This endodontic treatment can often prevent the need for an extraction, and in many cases is the preferred option, as it allows you to continue using your original tooth. Contact Denali Dental Care at (907) 274-7691 to learn more about root canal therapy in Anchorage, Alaska, and schedule a consultation with our dentists.