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How Laser-Assisted Endodontic Irrigation Benefits Patients and Practitioners

A root canal treatment aims to remove bacteria from a diseased tooth root and prevent it from becoming reinfected. However, research shows bacteria may persist after treatment in areas that are hard to reach with conventional endodontic treatment. Laser-assisted endodontic irrigation helps to improve the cleaning and shaping process and reduce the [...]

How Laser-Assisted Endodontic Irrigation Benefits Patients and Practitioners2022-08-29T11:28:37-04:00

The Importance of Endodontics, and What It Involves

It’s easy to believe one type of “dentist” does the same work as the next, but that’s not entirely true. The field of endodontics (root canal therapy) in particular, is highly specialized, and practitioners have completed extended education to qualify them to be called Endodontic specialists. Here’s what endodontics involves, and why [...]

The Importance of Endodontics, and What It Involves2022-06-23T09:55:40-04:00

Save Your Tooth Month: How an Endodontist Helps

It’s May, which is once again Save Your Tooth Month in the U.S. While there are multiple reasons why it’s so important to save your natural teeth, the one thing you don’t always hear is how to actually achieve that. As endodontists, saving natural teeth is our mission, and since taking care [...]

Save Your Tooth Month: How an Endodontist Helps2022-04-26T13:22:28-04:00

How Professional Endodontics Supports Referring Dentists and their Patients

When a patient walks through the door of your dental office, they are often apprehensive about the visit, and may be in pain. After a thorough examination, if you must deliver the news “You need a root canal procedure,” the patient may be overwhelmed and fearful about what happens next. Whether you’re [...]

How Professional Endodontics Supports Referring Dentists and their Patients2022-01-12T15:20:39-05:00

The Benefits of Cone Beam X-Rays for Root Canal Patients

We’re fortunate to live in a world where medical and dental technology continues to break new ground every year. The invention of computed tomography (CT) imaging laid the foundation for cone-beam CT, an X-ray beam in the shape of a cone that provides detailed images of the jaw, dentition, nasal cavity, sinuses, [...]

The Benefits of Cone Beam X-Rays for Root Canal Patients2021-12-08T12:47:13-05:00

Does Drinking Sparkling Water Damage Your Teeth?

As the world we live in gets warmer, hydration for the sake of good health is becoming more important every day. Sales of bottled water and purifying water bottles are at an all-time high, but many people simply don’t like drinking pure, unadulterated water. Sparkling water is a popular solution that comes [...]

Does Drinking Sparkling Water Damage Your Teeth?2022-02-28T10:05:22-05:00

5 Vital Reasons to Choose an Endodontist Over a General Dentist for a Root Canal

During the Covid-19 pandemic, many Americans realized just how challenging it was to be unable to go to a hair salon. Hair grew long and untidy, color faded and grew out, and home haircuts highlighted the importance of getting regular attention from a properly trained person. You might wonder what this has [...]

5 Vital Reasons to Choose an Endodontist Over a General Dentist for a Root Canal2022-02-28T10:06:21-05:00

6 Factors That Define How Long a Tooth Lasts After Root Canal Treatment

The primary reason for having root canal therapy is to preserve a damaged tooth, but that doesn't mean the tooth will last forever. Dentists usually recommend root canal treatment when the tooth's inner tissue, known as the pulp, gets infected or has been affected by decay or trauma. Pulp exposure due to [...]

6 Factors That Define How Long a Tooth Lasts After Root Canal Treatment2022-02-28T10:07:34-05:00
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