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August 25, 2022
How Long Can You Go Without Getting A Root Canal?

Present and past tooth pain indicate an active infection. Depending on the patient’s dental health and the tooth itself, the infection will rapidly grow, or it will slowly grow and eat at the root until the entire tooth is damaged and destroyed. The quicker you can schedule a root canal, the better. What is a […]

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August 24, 2022
What is the First Step Of Root Canal Therapy?

Root canal therapy is a very routine procedure. With much skill, endodontists are able to save natural teeth that would have otherwise succumbed to decay. Unfortunately, many patients still have hesitation when it comes to root canals - but knowing what to expect can make the overall experience much more comfortable.  What is Root Canal […]

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July 18, 2022
Can a Knocked-Out Tooth Be Saved

Before we go any further, know this: Yes, a knocked-out tooth can be saved as long as it gets the right care and treatment.   Emergency dental needs – such as a knocked-out tooth – can happen when you least expect it. Sometimes it is the result of a car accident or a sports injury. Other […]

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May 25, 2022
Do You Get Put To Sleep For A Root Canal?

The phrase root canal can make many patients uneasy. For years this treatment has carried a bad reputation even though it has become one of the most routine dental procedures today. Generally, local anesthesia is used for the procedure to keep the patient awake and comfortable for the duration. Yet, still many people have a […]

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April 5, 2022
How Long Does It Take To Recover From A Root Canal?

If you’re experiencing tooth discomfort and pain, you may need root canal treatment. Your dentist will refer you to our practice and our endodontic team can determine if a root canal is necessary rather than a simple filling or a crown.  We will provide all of the information you need about the root canal treatment […]

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December 14, 2021
What is Sedation Dentistry & How Does It Work?

Dental anxiety is common, but even patients who aren’t nervous at their dentist’s office are likely to have some level of anxiety when visiting the endodontist for the first time because they don’t know what to expect. While there are many misconceptions about root canal treatment, most patients find that their experience at our office […]

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December 7, 2021
What Causes Cracked Teeth?

Cracked teeth are a common reason for needing endodontic treatment. Some cracks cannot be prevented, while others are due to oral habits; regardless, root canal treatment is often required to relieve pain and save a fractured tooth from needing to be extracted.  Causes of Cracked Teeth Sometimes you might immediately know that you’ve cracked a […]

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October 17, 2021
What To Expect After A Root Canal

If you've never had endodontic treatment before, you may not know what to expect after your procedure is complete. While root canal therapy recovery time is less than that of a tooth extraction, it may take a few days before you feel "normal" again. We've answered some of the most frequently asked questions regarding what […]

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October 15, 2021
What Is Endodontics?

Endodontics is one of several dental specializations. Just like an orthodontist, oral surgeon, or periodontist, endodontists graduate from an accredited dental school, then go on to receive two or more additional years of training and education. Here’s what you need to know about the field of endodontics. The Specialists in Saving Teeth Endodontists are regarded […]

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October 13, 2021
How to Tell if Your Tooth is Cracked

Often, you know immediately when you’ve cracked a tooth. In other circumstances, you may not realize that your tooth is cracked until you receive a diagnosis from a dentist or endodontist. If you think you may have a cracked tooth, here’s what you need to know. Signs of a Cracked Tooth There are a number […]

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