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 Canal2021-08-26T12:44:35-04:00

You’ve Been Told You Need a Root Canal: What’s Next?

The thought of a root canal instills anxiety if not outright fear in many people. But if your dentist says you need a root canal, it really shouldn’t frighten you. The days of painful root canals are long gone. Today, tales of root canal pain are frequently exaggerated and often simply untrue. [...]

You’ve Been Told You Need a Root Canal: What’s Next?2020-02-26T13:42:32-05:00

What Does a Dentist or Endodontist Actually Do When Performing a Root Canal?

Simply stated: work to save your tooth. If you’ve been told you need a root canal, you may wonder what that really means and what your dentist or endodontist will actually do. Let’s start with the basic question: what is a root canal? A root canal is essentially removing the nerves and [...]

What Does a Dentist or Endodontist Actually Do When Performing a Root Canal?2020-01-14T15:58:23-05:00

The Truth About Pain in Root Canal Procedures

Myths about root canal pain are exactly that — myths! It’s unfortunate that when a dentist or endodontist utters the words “root canal,” patients often blanch and think “Oh my gosh, the pain!” We say it’s unfortunate because the idea that root canal treatment is a severely painful process is a myth. [...]

The Truth About Pain in Root Canal Procedures2019-11-06T21:10:39-05:00

Your dentist said you need a Root Canal – Now what?

Nobody looks forward to hearing a dentist say, “you need a root canal.” Fortunately, these days there is little to fear. Whether it’s caused by tooth decay, an unexpected injury, or a dental emergency, when tooth pain comes up, it’s important to address it as soon as possible. By taking immediate steps, [...]

Your dentist said you need a Root Canal – Now what?2019-05-21T14:45:05-04:00

An Endodontist’s Guide to Relieving Anxiety Surrounding Root Canal Treatment

By spreading information about modern root canal treatment, dentists and endodontists can relieve patient anxiety and, ultimately, save more teeth. Root canal treatment is an endodontist’s most essential tool when it comes to saving natural teeth. Dentists and endodontists will agree that the majority of their patient visits, outside of routine appointments, [...]

An Endodontist’s Guide to Relieving Anxiety Surrounding Root Canal Treatment2021-01-03T20:55:33-05:00

Root Canal Treatment Provides Long Lasting Benefits for Your Teeth

Enjoy benefits that outlast and outperform dental implants by opting for root canal treatment instead. Root canal treatment has undergone quite a transformation over the past few decades due to ongoing research and new developments in dental technology. A treatment that has been for a long time thought to be a painful [...]

Root Canal Treatment Provides Long Lasting Benefits for Your Teeth2021-01-03T21:11:13-05:00

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 treatment2021-01-10T11:05:11-05:00

Root Canal Preparation and Obturation

Keeping up with the latest tools and methods for canal preparation and obturation is essential for providing proper endodontic care. According to the newsletter Colleagues for Excellence, published by the American Association of Endodontics (AAE), canal preparation and obturation are the “two pillars of nonsurgical endodontics.” In short, canal preparation involves providing [...]

Root Canal Preparation and Obturation2021-01-06T18:23:22-05:00

Professional Endodontics Celebrates Root Canal Awareness Week by Educating our Patients

To ensure that our patients get the best quality dental care, we believe it is important to keep them informed of advances in modern endodontics and root canal treatment. Just as a cardiologist focuses on saving the heart, an endodontist focuses on saving the natural teeth. One of the most common treatments [...]

Professional Endodontics Celebrates Root Canal Awareness Week by Educating our Patients2021-01-10T11:47:03-05:00
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