With Our Experienced Dentist, a Root Canal Is Nothing to Fear

Cavities are bad enough. But if dental decay gets into the soft center of your tooth, you’ve got a bigger problem. The pulpy center gets infected, and the infection destroys your tooth from the inside out. And the process can be quite painful.

Dr. Douglas A Callow on Root Canals Read Transcript

Your tooth can still be saved, though, with a root canal. Dr. Doug Callow can not only save your tooth but also relieve your pain by performing this procedure in our Plymouth, MI dentist office. While root canals have gotten a scary reputation, the reality is far different. Our patients tell us root canals aren’t that bad, thanks to:

  • Dr. Callow’s 36 years of experience as a dentist
  • Our compassionate staff
  • Local anesthesia
  • Amenities we provide to keep you comfortable
  • Inhaled sedation

If you think your toothache could signal an infection, call Douglas A. Callow, DDS at 734-404-7336 to see if you need a root canal. Through Dr. Callow’s excellence and experience, he’s been awarded membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society.

You Don’t Want a Rookie Dentist Doing Your Root Canal

For all but the simplest medical procedures, most people feel better knowing an experienced doctor is doing the work. A root canal is no different. Because he’s performed many root canals in his 36 years as a dentist, Douglas A. Callow, DDS knows how to make them as pain-free as possible. Our patient testimonials say it all, using words like “kind,” “considerate,” and “informative” to describe him. And he uses technology like digital X-rays and an intraoral camera in our Plymouth, MI office to ensure your root canal goes smoothly.

Comfort Is Important During Your Root Canal

Your comfort is always important to us, but it’s especially important when you’re feeling anxious about a procedure like you might with a root canal. You’ll get local anesthesia so you won’t feel a thing, and Dr. Callow will explain what is happening every step of the way. In addition, our caring staff can offer:

  • A soft pillow
  • A cozy blanket
  • Headphones, for a welcome distraction

We can also offer dental sedation in the form of gas to help soothe your nerves.

To relieve your toothache pain, call Douglas A. Callow, DDS at 734-404-7336. Or use our online form to book a visit to our Plymouth, MI dentist office.

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Video: Dr. Douglas A. Callow on The Truth About Root Canals

There has been a lot of misconception about root canals being distressing, but the truth is, root canal procedure nowadays is painless. Learn more about root canals - Call Douglas A. Callow, DDS office at 734-404-7336 or visit our website at for more details. --- Michigan native Douglas A. Callow, DDS grew up in Allen Park and attended the University of Michigan for both his undergraduate degrees and dental school. After graduating from UMDS in 1981, he was awarded membership in Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the national dental honor society. FOLLOW US: