How Pulp Capping Can Preserve Healthy Exposed Tooth Pulp

When it comes to dental care, most of us envision getting routine check-ups, the occasional dental filling, and perhaps the anxiety-inducing root canal. However, there’s a lesser-known restorative treatment in dentistry called “pulp capping”, an innovative technique that can prevent the need for more invasive treatments, while preserving your healthy smile. The world of pulp capping, its types, candidacy factors,... read more »

How an Apicoectomy Can Save a Tooth When a Root Canal Alone Won’t Work

When it comes to dental health, preserving your natural teeth is essential. Modern advancements in dentistry have made it possible to save even severely damaged or infected teeth through appropriate treatment. For example, root canal treatment has saved countless teeth from extraction. Still, there are cases where traditional root canal therapy may not be enough to fully resolve the issue,... read more »

Traveling with Periodontal Disease: Tips for Maintaining Oral Health on Summer Trips

Vacations are the perfect time to relax, explore new destinations and create unforgettable memories. If you are dealing with periodontal disease, it's also important to prioritize your oral health while traveling. Neglecting your oral care routine during your trip can worsen your condition and lead to discomfort. To ensure an enjoyable vacation, follow these essential tips to protect your oral... read more »

Unveiling the Advantages: Exploring the Benefits of Endodontic Microsurgery’s Advanced Techniques

Endodontic microsurgery, also known as apical microsurgery or retrograde endodontic surgery, is a specialized dental procedure that involves using advanced techniques and high-powered magnification to treat root canal problems that cannot be resolved through conventional root canal therapy. This cutting-edge approach has revolutionized the field of endodontics and has numerous benefits over traditional surgical methods. In this blog, we will... read more »

Shining a Light on Root Canal Awareness and the Essential Role of Endodontics

May is recognized as Root Canal Awareness month, highlighting the importance of good dental health and promoting awareness about root canal therapy. Root canal therapy is a common dental procedure that is often misunderstood. Our endodontic team can assure you that despite its negative reputation, a root canal treatment is a safe, effective, and a routine procedure designed to save... read more »

When You Should Consider Seeing an Endodontist Instead of Your Dentist

Did you know that endodontists perform an average of 25 root canal treatments in a week, while your general dentist typically does two? Your dentist places dental fillings and cleans your pearly whites, while endodontists focus on diagnosing and treating any persistent problems and pain you are experiencing in your teeth. In fact, endodontists are often referred to as root... read more »

A Toothache Should Never Be Ignored if You Want To Avoid Losing a Tooth

Did you know over 80% of Americans get at least one cavity by the time they reach their mid-30s? Or that cavities are one of the most common diseases people of all ages experience? February is both Valentine’s Day and National Toothache Day, making it a great opportunity to show your smile some love by getting prompt treatment for developing... read more »