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July 28, 2019

How Existing Tooth Conditions Can Affect Root Canal Treatment

    “You need a root canal.” These are five words nobody wants to hear from their dentist. Sometimes, though, a root canal is necessary.  If you have severe tooth…

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July 22, 2019

Debunking Common Myths About Root Canals

Should you be scared of a root canal?  To help you find out whether it is reasonable for you to fear this dental procedure, let us separate fact from fiction. …

Reasons to Not Be Anxious about Getting a Root Canal Uncategorized
May 31, 2019

Reasons to Not Be Anxious about Getting a Root Canal

It’s hard for anyone to hear the word “root canal” and not cringe. The words alone project an image of in-depth surgery, instruments poking at your mouth, and gratuitous pain…

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April 22, 2019

Why You May Need to See an Endodontist

You already know that it’s important to see your dentist regularly for checkups. In addition to giving your teeth a thorough cleaning, regular checkups allow the dentist to check for…

Benefits of Endodontics Uncategorized
March 5, 2019

3 Benefits of Endodontics

Endodontics is a lesser known area of dentistry and, as a result, many folks are unsure of its overarching purposes. In short, endodontics is a branch of dentistry that concerns…

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January 31, 2019

3 Health Conditions Linked to Periodontal Disease

Gum disease is widely known to cause problems beyond aesthetic. In fact, more and more studies keep finding that periodontitis and bacteria that infect the mouth have far wider reaching…

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December 14, 2018

5 Common Causes of Cracked Teeth

Even though tooth enamel is the hardest substance in our bodies, we often see some unfortunate souls who suffer from chipped, cracked, or broken teeth. Generally, it takes a sizeable…

October 30, 2018

3 Qualities to Look for in an Endodontist

Endodontics is one of the nine specialty areas in dentistry that are recognized by the American Dental Association (ADA). An Endodontist is a dentist who focuses exclusively on treating issues…

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October 11, 2018

Cracked Teeth – Causes and Treatment

Teeth are incredibly strong, but they are not indestructible. Cracked teeth are a common occurrence in dentistry. Diagnosing a cracked tooth and developing an appropriate treatment plan to preserve the…

Apicoectomy Blog Uncategorized
August 27, 2018


An Apicoectomy (a Microsurgical Procedure) is performed when tissues of the gum or mouth remain infected after a root canal. In such cases, the root tip (or the apex), needs…