Do You Know What Kinds of Treatments Our Endodontist Can Perform To Protect Your Dental Health?

Most people are familiar with dentists and the role they play when it comes to their oral health. But what do you know about endodontists and the role they play in your dental health? Our endodontic team is highly skilled and not only diagnoses the precise cause of tooth pain but treats it as well.... Read more »

Exposed Tooth Pulp Can Sometimes Be Treated With a Pulp Cap Instead of a Root Canal

When you have cavities in your mouth, it is important to treat them because they will only get worse. A simple dental filling can often restore the affected tooth, unless the decay is extensive and you are looking at requiring a root canal to save the tooth. In some cases, you can avoid having a... Read more »

The Real Reason You Should Never Ignore Your Toothache

If you have ever had a toothache, you know that it can make it hard to function or focus on your day-to-day obligations. Once you notice pain in a tooth, pay attention because it means that the tooth root is likely inflamed and irritated. This can quickly lead to infection, tooth decay and even tooth... Read more »

Common Myths About Root Canals and Why They Are False

While root canals aren’t in the least funny, some of the myths around them are pretty laughable. But they can still scare you away from getting treatment. And that’s the last thing you should do, delay a needed root canal treatment (RCT)! Putting off treatment and avoiding it altogether can leave your smile in worse... Read more »

September Is National Gum Care Month and a Great Time To Evaluate Your Gum Health!

September is National Gum Care Month, and we’re excited to share some tips to keep your smile healthy and strong. Most people think of tooth loss as a result of tooth decay, but did you know that losing teeth is often a result of gum disease? Brushing and flossing daily as well as regularly seeing... Read more »

When Should You See an Endodontist for Help With Problem Teeth?

When you have trouble with the soft tissue and nerves inside your teeth, our endodontist can often save those teeth from being lost to decay and infection. As endodontists, we spend our time helping patients with tooth pain, infections and serious dental disease. Our goal is to relieve your pain and use effective measures to... Read more »

Once a Tooth Has Received a Root Canal, Can It Be Retreated Later if Necessary?

Did you know that over 15 million root canals are done annually, according to the American Association of Endodontists? Breaking that down means that every single day more than 41,000 root canals are done in just one day alone, by either dentists or endodontists. And while a dentist will average around two root canals each... Read more »

Share What You Know About National Root Canal Appreciation Day and Help Save a Tooth!

Did you know that May 11th, 2022 is National Root Canal Appreciation Day? It is a day our endodontic team looks forward to because, in the past, a tooth infection could cause lasting damage. Thanks to modern technology, a simple root canal is all it takes to save the tooth and perhaps a life. These... Read more »

Oral Cancer Awareness Week Is in April and Can Help Save Lives!

Oral Cancer Awareness Week is observed on April 3 – 9, 2022 (thanks to the Head and Neck Cancer Alliance). It is supported by the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery to draw attention to this often fatal disease and how early detection is the key to surviving cancer. Oral Cancer Screenings We encourage... Read more »

Our Dedicated Endodontic Team Effectively Treats Extensive Tooth Pain and Swollen Gums

Endodontics is the practice of intervening when serious tooth pain consumes all of your attention. While dentists help you keep your teeth in their best shape, our highly trained endodontist (a next-level dental specialist) can step in and effectively fix the tissues inside the problem tooth. As members of the American Association of Endodontists (AAE),... Read more »