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How Long Does a Root Canal Take?

Why Root Canal Therapy Isn’t What You Imagined One of the most deeply misunderstood dental procedures is the root canal.  Maybe part of the problem comes from the ominous-sounding name. After all, words like “crown,” “cap,” and “bridge” all have a more familiar ring to them. But did you know that the term “root canal” […]

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How to Stop a Toothache

Try These Tips for Emergency Toothache Relief… as Soon as You Make Your Appointment! Wondering how to stop a toothache? While there are things you can do at home to alleviate your discomfort, your number one goal should be addressing the root cause. When we experience pain, that’s a signal that something is wrong in […]

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The Facts About Root Canal Recovery

Avoid Excessive Pain After Your Root Canal with These Tips A root canal procedure addresses damage and disease inside of a patient’s tooth. Although this procedure can save teeth and prevent tooth extractions, patients tend to approach this treatment with some hesitation. Why? Because of the circulating misinformation regarding what level of pain to expect […]


What’s the Difference Between Endodontic Treatment and Retreatment?

Learn why you might need endodontic treatment— or retreatment. To better understand endodontic treatment and the need for retreatment, it is helpful to have a foundational understanding of what endodontic treatment entails. The word endodontics comes from the Greek; “endo” means “inside” and “odont” is Greek for tooth. Quite literally, endodontics has everything to do […]


Why the World Needs Endodontic Dentistry

Keep your endodontist on speed dial for dental emergencies. “What is endodontic dentistry?” “What does an endodontist do?” “How do I know if I need endodontic treatment?” Got questions about endodontics? We’ve got answers! Here, we provide you with accurate information about this branch of dentistry. In the past, you may have learned to associate […]