Choosing a Root Canal Specialist

Choosing a Root Canal Specialist

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An endodontist has additional specialized training in treating disease of the dental pulp, and is an expert in root canal treatment.  Here are some things to consider when choosing a root canal specialist. If you …

3 Myths About Root Canals

3 Myths About Root Canals

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Root canal treatment is the best way to save a tooth that is severely damaged or decayed. In this straightforward and common procedure, we will thoroughly numb the tooth and then create a small opening …

Root Canal vs Extraction: What to Consider

Root Canal vs Extraction: What To Consider

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Root canal or extraction—many people hope never to be presented with this choice, but it is actually an incredibly common situation. Both treatments are solutions for teeth with extensive damage or decay. If your dentist …

Top 3 Sources of Tooth Pain

Top 3 Sources of Tooth Pain

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Tooth pain comes in many forms. It may be a mildly annoying ache. It could be a deep throb. It might be somewhat distracting, or it could be excruciating. How the pain feels can help …

Case Report: Cracked Teeth

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A sixty five year old male patient presented with a chief complaint of pain that began when he bit down on something hard. Clinical and radiographic exam showed that tooth #31 was sensitive to biting …