Consider Endodontic Retreatment before Opting for Tooth Extraction

When root canal treatment doesn’t fix the problem, plan “B” becomes endodontic retreatmet.. Root canal treatment has never been more effective than it is right now. In fact, studies show that the success rate, depending on circumstances, ranges between 85% and 97% for initial treatment. Though root canal treatment boasts a very [...]

Consider Endodontic Retreatment before Opting for Tooth Extraction 2018-04-10T13:38:25+00:00

Keeping up with Canal Preparation and Obturation Techniques

In the midst of continuous medical and technological advances, Professional Endodontics manages to stay current in an ever-evolving industry. Considered to be the two pillars of nonsurgical endodontics, canal preparation and obturation (filling) are often critical steps in the path toward long term tooth retention. Depending on the diagnosis, endodontic treatment for [...]

Keeping up with Canal Preparation and Obturation Techniques 2018-03-27T21:03:02+00:00

Why You Should See an Endodontist for Abscessed Teeth

Endodontists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of dental problems that stem from the root canal making them the ideal choice to treat an abscessed tooth. Though most toothaches can be written off as temporary inflammation that will eventually heal, it is important to consider the possibility that it might be something [...]

Why You Should See an Endodontist for Abscessed Teeth 2018-03-14T14:43:29+00:00

Conveniently Collaborate With Professional Endodontics Online

Visit the Professional Endodontics website for patient referral forms and more information about our practice. Professional Endodontics has built a reputation for excellence in patient care and collaborative doctor relationships over a span of more than six decades. Since the practice began in Downtown Detroit in 1951, Professional Endodontics has branched out [...]

Conveniently Collaborate With Professional Endodontics Online 2018-03-06T13:06:03+00:00

Complex Treatment Planning

We can help you gain patient acceptance for complex treatment plans. Treatment planning for diseased teeth is a complex endeavor. Thorough dental history of the patient, clinical testing, and radiographic examination are all required to make an accurate diagnosis prior to treatment planning. The process that follows in choosing the best path [...]

Complex Treatment Planning 2018-02-27T11:26:36+00:00

Pulpotomy Versus Pulpectomy: An Endodontist’s Perspective

a brief review of the two procedures Pulpotomy and Pulpectomy are both procedures that aim to remove infected or inflamed tissue from the pulpal area of the tooth. The most essential difference between the two is that pulectomy removes tissue from the pulp chamber AND the root canal system of the tooth, [...]

Pulpotomy Versus Pulpectomy: An Endodontist’s Perspective 2018-02-01T11:47:54+00:00

Diagnosing Potentially Malignant Oral Disorders and Oral Cancer

Provide patients with more accurate diagnosis in serious oral cases by partnering with Professional Endodontics. Oral cancer is a public concern that is often overlooked. In fact, there have been an estimated 32,580 new cases of oral cancer in 2017 in the United States alone. 7,550 of these cases have resulted in [...]

Diagnosing Potentially Malignant Oral Disorders and Oral Cancer 2018-01-30T17:26:26+00:00

Offer Patients a More Precise Diagnosis by Partnering with Professional Endodontics

Diagnosing pulpal conditions is a process that can often differ from practice to practice. Many diagnostic classification systems have been proposed in the past and, as a result, there is a flood of them within the dental industry. The problem with having a variety of these systems is that differing language and [...]

Offer Patients a More Precise Diagnosis by Partnering with Professional Endodontics 2017-11-07T17:06:50+00:00

Referrals can reduce patient fears when facing root canal treatment

When a patient arrives at your office with a problem it is up to you to try to solve it! Luckily for us, most of these problems are easily remedied. Some however require a bit of detective work, and others leave us scratching our heads! If through your testing procedures you determine [...]

Referrals can reduce patient fears when facing root canal treatment 2017-10-03T17:52:49+00:00

Communication is Key When Dental Trauma Occurs

The importance lies in the cooperation from the dental trauma team when emergency treatment is needed. Time is of the essence after dental trauma occurs. The patient recovery depends upon the timeliness of care by all dental care professionals involved, and Professional Endodontics prides itself on seeing your patients in a timely [...]

Communication is Key When Dental Trauma Occurs 2017-10-03T17:31:27+00:00