Rooting for Root Canals

No one sitting in a dentist chair wants to hear the words “root canal” unless the doctor starts by saying “You don’t need a…” Root canals have gotten a bad reputation over the years, although one poll indicated that they are preferable to having the flu. It’s unfortunate that so... Read more »

Helping Your Teeth Age Well

As you grow older, it is easy to presume that tooth loss is unavoidable. This is not true! When correctly taken care of, teeth can last a lifetime. You’ll want to brush your teeth twice a day with toothpaste and a soft-bristled toothbrush. There are many types of toothbrushes and... Read more »

Unhealthy Foods for Your Teeth: Sports Drinks, Sticky Foods & Soft Breads

The first advice we give at Advanced Endodontics & Microsurgery of Stamford, PC to anyone seeking healthier gums and teeth is to brush two times per day, floss once daily and get professional teeth-cleaning regularly. The second piece of advice we give is to vigilantly screen the food choices you... Read more »

Coping With Cracked Tooth Syndrome

You may recognize that you have a cracked tooth as soon as a crack occurs. You may experience pain, bleeding, and you might even be able to see the crack in your tooth. Sometimes, you may not know that you have a cracked tooth, and it might not even show... Read more »

Preventing Injured Teeth

Sustaining damage to your tooth can be a scary thing. There may be blood, bits of broken tooth, or you may find yourself suddenly without one or more of your teeth. It can be a moment of panic. How bad is the damage? How long will I have to look... Read more »

The Mystery Behind Toothaches

Toothaches are common, but that doesn’t mean they’re less painful. In fact, they can be so painful that they can make your day extremely difficult. When you have a toothache in Stamford, Connecticut, it’s best to determine the underlying cause so you can have the comfort you deserve. To help... Read more »

Dental Fracture? Get it Fixed Today!

A fracture in your tooth can occur because of a variety of reasons, whether it’s from getting hit in sports, chewing on foreign objects of the mouth, or simply from decay. This leaves you open to infections not to mention possible pain. Seek professional treatment here at Advanced Endodontics &... Read more »

Toothache Treatments

Toothaches can put a damper on anyone’s day. Knowing how to treat them effectively can be the difference in keeping your day going well. That is why, our team here at Advanced Endodontics & Microsurgery of Stamford, PC in Stamford, Connecticut, is happy to talk to you about toothaches and... Read more »

The Root Canal Therapy Process

The dental pulp, which is the nerve, blood vessels, and connective tissues, is located in the root canal of the tooth. If you are experiencing any of the following, you may have a damaged root canal in Stamford, Connecticut: - Severe discomfort when chewing or applying pressure on the tooth... Read more »

What Happens to a Fractured Tooth?

Were you aware that your tooth enamel is composed of a dense matrix of microscopic mineral crystals? This matrix gives your chompers the strength to handle basic functions, such as chewing food. However, there are some things that can cause a large chip or large fracture in a tooth. This is can occur... Read more »