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What to Do If I’m Experiencing Complications from My Root Canal?

Root canals are among the most common dental procedures, with millions performed in the United States alone each year. These endodontic procedures can help to alleviate pain, save teeth, and improve oral health. And while new technology and techniques make root canals safer, faster, and more comfortable than ever before, there are still root canal…

woman receives endodontics services

What Services Qualify as Endodontics?

Many dental procedures can be performed at your dentist’s office. Yet, in certain situations, you’ll be referred to a specialist. If the issue deals with the inner tooth, most likely, an endodontist will become involved. Endodontic services focus on the tooth’s interior, pulp, and the tissue around each tooth’s root. Since endodontics is a specialty,…

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Laser Root Canals vs. Traditional Root Canals

When your dentist mentions you’ll need a root canal, it’s likely because there are no other options outside of extracting the infected tooth. However, thanks to modern dental technology, you do have options for the root canal itself. Laser-assisted irrigation allows for a more straightforward and more pain-free root canal procedure than ever before, and…