You want to keep your teeth for a lifetime, but circumstances can arise that prompt your dentist to recommend removing a tooth for the good of your dental health. And although many of your teeth are easily removable, it’s occasionally more complicated, and requires a more involved procedure.
A root canal requires one or more office visits and can be performed by a dentist or endodontist. An endodontist is a dentist who specializes in the causes, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases and injuries of the human dental pulp or the nerve of the tooth. The choice of which type of dentist to […]
Thanksgiving time is nearing and as a team we want to give thanks bountiful. We have been blessed with so much, it seems uncountable. At our practice, Advanced Endodontics, Oral & Facial Specialists, we have plenty to be thankful for. From a dedicated staff to every patient that walks through our door. We have a […]
You may have experienced the extreme pain that accompanies an infected tooth, and maybe even have heard of the dreaded root canal. But a bad tooth infection doesn’t mean the tooth’s demise. Very often, undergoing endodontics will help relieve your pain and keep your dentition intact. According to the American Association of Endodontists, less than 3 […]