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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…

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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…

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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…

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August 27, 2018

Apicoectomy

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…

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August 22, 2018

Teeth Extractions

Many of us might experience a wisdom tooth extraction, but some of us might be wondering what happens when a normal tooth needs to be removed (also called a tooth…

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August 17, 2018

Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom tooth removal (also called wisdom tooth extraction) is the most common reason you’ll run into the endodontist, especially for patients who encounter an endodontist at a younger age. While…