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The Oral Health Care Compendium to Endodontics and Root Canals

Did you know that there was a branch of dentistry known as endodontics that focuses primarily on the inner parts of a tooth? Within a tooth lies the pulp and root, which if damaged, typically require a tooth extraction. However, endodontics can implement treatments such as root canal therapies designed to save otherwise failed teeth. Endodontic training requires additional education... read more »

Root Canal to the Rescue

Something is amiss in your mouth. A severe toothache has arisen, and the pain worsens when you bite down. Maybe your tooth is sensitive. A tooth may have darkened, or your gums may be swollen or sore. Maybe you’ve noticed a persistent pimple on the gums. If you have any of these symptoms, root canal therapy may be needed. Sometimes... read more »