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January 30, 2023
How Long Does Apical Dental Surgery Take?

Apical dental surgery is also known as an apicoectomy or root-end resection. The term "apical" refers to the apex or tip of the tooth's root. Apical dental surgery takes about 40 minutes to an hour and a half, depending on the tooth's location and the severity of the infection in the root tip. Apical dental […]

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January 4, 2023
Can A Cracked Tooth Heal On Its Own?

A cracked tooth is a common dental problem. A tooth may crack due to a variety of causes from teeth grinding to injuries. There are different types of cracks that develop in teeth, and the type of crack is a big factor in the outcome.  If you have a cracked tooth you may be unsure […]

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January 3, 2023
What to Expect During a Root Canal Procedure

Root canal therapy has come a long way over the past several decades. This common endodontic treatment is no longer a procedure to be feared, thanks to significant advancements in techniques and dental technology. As such, if your dentist informs you that you need a root canal, there is no need to panic. Read on […]

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December 31, 2022
What Is The Goal Of Preventative Dentistry?

Preventative general or family dentistry includes all treatments and services provided by general dentists that aim to prevent oral health problems, such as tooth decay, and gum disease. General dentists who pursue additional education, training, and experience to specialize in the treatment of infection, injury, and disease of the interior of the tooth (pulp) are […]

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December 30, 2022
What Is Sedation Dentistry?

Sedation dentistry uses medication to help patients relax during dental procedures, especially those with dental anxiety, a lifelong phobia of dental surgery, or those simply feeling a bit uneasy about an upcoming dental procedure. Sedation dentistry is sometimes referred to as "sleep dentistry," although that term is not entirely accurate. Patients are typically awake during […]

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October 18, 2022
What Is Regenerative Endodontics?

Regenerative endodontics is a cutting edge treatment for conditions affecting the root canal of a tooth. The term regeneration essentially means new growth, specifically new tissue growth that results in healing of damaged or deteriorated tissue. Regenerative endodontics targets the root canal of a tooth to encourage new growth of root tissue in teeth with […]

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September 18, 2022
When Do Teeth Need Endodontic Retreatment?

Endodontics is the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the dental pulp, the soft tissue inside of a tooth made up of blood vessels and nerves. Endodontic treatment most commonly refers to a root canal, and endodontic retreatment is simply a repeat root canal. Why is a repeat root canal necessary? There are a few […]

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September 17, 2022
Endodontic Surgery vs. Root Canal: What's the Difference?

The root canal is one of the most well known types of dental treatments out there. However, did you know that there are several different types of root canal treatments? Depending on the severity of your mouth infection, a non-surgical root canal or a surgical root canal, also known as endodontic surgery, may be required. […]

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September 3, 2022
How Does An Endodontist Repair A Cracked Tooth?

A cracked tooth is a common dental problem. There are a variety of reasons a crack may form in a tooth, but if it occurs it should be addressed right away. A cracked tooth is at a high risk of infection and prompt treatment could save the tooth.  How does an endodontist repair a cracked […]

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September 2, 2022
What Can A Dentist Do For A Cracked Tooth?

A cracked tooth is a broken or chipped tooth. It can be caused by biting down on something hard, an injury, or grinding your teeth. Cracked teeth are more common than you might think. It’s estimated that around 20% of the population has experienced some form of dental trauma during their lives. What are the […]

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June 15, 2022
Is Endodontic Retreatment Painful?

With proper dental care and regular, preventative hygiene, teeth that have had root canal treatment can usually last a lifetime. However, sometimes a tooth that’s been treated doesn’t properly heal, and can then become diseased or painful months or years after your endodontic treatment. So what happens next? An additional procedure, called an endodontic retreatment […]

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February 8, 2022
3 Myths About Root Canals

There’s no shortage of misconceptions about root canals. Indeed, if you believe the rumors you might think having a root canal is on par with torture. Nothing could be further than the truth. Although getting a root canal may not be your preferred way to spend a couple of hours, science and technology have evolved […]

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February 1, 2022
How Can I Tell if My Tooth is Cracked?

Tooth enamel is designed to withstand lots of wear and tear and force. It's a tough substance, but it's not unbreakable. Biting down on a hard object or getting hit in the mouth while playing a sport are just a few examples of things that can cause a tooth to crack or break. Although anyone […]

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January 31, 2022
What Is Endodontic Treatment?

A regular dentist may have a lot of procedures and treatments to offer, but sometimes the concern warrants endodontic treatment from a skilled specialist known as an endodontist. These professionals handle complex dental procedures that involve the inner tissues of the tooth, generally referred to as the pulp or nerve. Endodontists are highly trained to […]

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January 27, 2022
How Much Does Sedation Dentistry Cost In Hudson, NH?

Dental anxiety plagues many people, even causing them to avoid the dentist until their oral health demands a visit. Thankfully, there are many sedation options available that allow patients to remain calm, relaxed, and free of fear while the dentists do what they do best. If you think you would benefit from sedation dentistry, you […]

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January 25, 2022
What To Eat After Root Canal Treatment

Getting rid of decay is one of the first major steps in restoring your oral health. And, root canal treatment - an intricate procedure that involves accessing tiny root canals found deep within the tooth - is one that will help clean out decay and infection, ultimately saving your tooth. When it is concluded, the […]

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September 19, 2021
What Is An Endodontist?

Endodontists are specialists that focus on procedures involving the inside of the tooth. While general dentists can handle all sorts of dental needs, some treatments require additional training and a more skilled technique. Endodontists succeed at helping you maintain a high level of oral care. Here’s why. Endodontists: What They Do Root canals are procedures […]

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September 16, 2021
How Does A Dentist Fix A Cracked Tooth?

A tooth can crack when you least expect it. Sometimes you know it happens because you can feel it or see it. Maybe you just bit down on something hard - like a popcorn kernel - and heard the crack. Maybe you can even look in the mirror and see the visible line. Other times, […]

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September 6, 2021
What Is an Apicoectomy?

Most of the time, a root canal treatment can cure any decay and infection in a tooth and save the tooth. Unfortunately, sometimes things don’t always go as planned and the same tooth can begin to give you problems again. The infection may not have fully healed or infected debris may still be in the […]

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September 6, 2021
When is Root Canal Treatment Required?

The phrase root canal is one that makes patients cringe. No one wants to hear their dentist tell them they need this procedure. But, while it may sound scary, the truth is that it is becoming nearly as common as a filing for a cavity. Root canal treatment can help to save your tooth - […]

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