Accessible Version
Clarkson Dental Group
1748 Clarkson Rd, Chesterfield, MO 63017

Can I eat after a root canal?

Generally, we recommend avoiding any chewing on a root canal treated tooth for a few days.  A root canal is completed on a tooth that was damaged and had a noticeable injury.  You will want to allow this tooth some time to recover.

If you have difficulty using our website, please email us or call us at (636) 537-0065
View the ADA Accessibility Statement
We are open and ready to welcome you back! Please read our reopening letter here.  Do you have a question or concern about your dental appointment during COVID-19? Please refer to our page about dental emergencies during COVID-19, our blog about how to reduce the spread of the virus, and our FAQ about the safety of your dental appointment. Dr. Mahlin, Caleb, Jerri, Kim, Nikki, Pat and Karen.