Our team of dental specialists and staff strive to improve the overall health of our patients by focusing on preventing, diagnosing and treating conditions associated with your teeth and gums. Please use our dental library to learn more about dental problems and treatments available. If you have questions or need to schedule an appointment, contact us.
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Treating Accessory Root Canals Improves the Chances for a Successful Tooth Recovery
Without a doubt, an effective root canal treatment can extend the life of a tooth for many years...

Non-Vital Bleaching Removes Unsightly Tooth Discoloration From Within
Root canal treatments are an important method for stopping the disease process within an infected tooth and ultimately saving it...

Kelly Clarkson Gets to the Root of the Problem
... First of all, root canal treatment is done to save a tooth that might otherwise be lost to an infection deep inside it...

What Is A Baby Tooth Worth?
...Alternatively, baby teeth in danger of being lost too soon can often be saved via root canal treatment or other procedures...

Fast Food Chains Take One Small Step for Kids' Teeth
...But if you do suspect tooth decay, don’t delay treatment: Left alone, decay bacteria can infect the inner pulp of the tooth, resulting in severe pain, inflammation, and possibly the need for root canal treatment...

Common Types of Tooth Injuries and How to Treat Them
...If the damage has injured or exposed the inner pulp, a root canal treatment might be in order to prevent infection and reduce pain...

(Don't) Break It Like Beckham
... But if the damage exposes the soft inner pulp of the tooth, root canal treatment will be needed to save the tooth...

Fillings
...Should that happen, you would need root canal treatment...

Take Steps to Save an Incoming Tooth's Place to Avoid a Poor Bite
... Depending on the state of your child's jaw development, it may be advisable to attempt saving the tooth through a filling or, in the case of deep decay, a modified root canal treatment...

2.6 Million Fans 'Like' Justin Bieber's Chipped Tooth
...If the injury extends into the tooth’s inner pulp tissue, root canal treatment will be needed...

Why it's Worth the Effort to Save a Problem Baby Tooth
...If decay, for example, has advanced deep within the tooth pulp, we may perform a modified root canal treatment to remove the diseased tissue and seal the remaining pulp from further infection...

Dental Injury Is Just a Temporary Setback for Basketball Star Kevin Love
...The condition of tooth’s pulp (soft inner tissue) must also be closely monitored; if it becomes infected, root canal treatment may be needed to preserve the tooth...

Primary Teeth are Critical to Future Dental Health and Worth Preserving
...If they do become infected, it may be worth the effort to preserve them using procedures similar to a root canal treatment...

Are Crowns Right for My Child’s Smile?
...If the decay is extensive or if your child requires root canal treatment, then this dental cap will need to be placed over the tooth in order to protect it from further damage...

If at All Possible, Primary Teeth are Worth Saving
...The preferred treatment for this in a permanent adult tooth is a root canal treatment...

White Fillings Can Restore Your Child's Smile
...If this happens, your child may need root canal treatment...

Saving a Diseased Primary Tooth Could Mean Better Oral Health Later in Life
...Preserving a decayed primary tooth could include procedures similar to a root canal treatment, commonly used in adult permanent teeth with inner decay...

Treating a Child's Tooth Injury May Require Special Consideration
...For example, the primary means for preserving an injured adult tooth is a root canal treatment: damaged or diseased tissue within the pulp, the tooth’s innermost layer, is removed and the empty chamber and root canals filled and sealed to prevent infection...

How AFV's Alfonso Ribeiro Saved His Tooth
...After seeing his dentist for an intense toothache, Ribeiro learned he had advanced tooth decay and would need root canal treatment...

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