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Are Root Canals for Kids?

Posted by on Nov 30, 2016 in Root Canals |

Do Kids Even Get Root Canals? Sometimes, if they haven’t done such a great job of maintaining a diligent daily dental hygiene regimen. Or they eat too many sweets, or some other reason why their baby teeth have developed tooth decay that has progressed to the level of becoming infected. Root canal canal treatment for children – and adults – helps save the tooth (or teeth) from bacterial infection or additional inflammation,...

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What Is A Root Canal?

Posted by on Jul 29, 2015 in Root Canals |

Root Canal Myths & Truths In case you missed our last installment of enthralling root canal news in this post, let’s answer that question immediately. A root canal is a dental procedure to remove the infected tooth pulp when it gets infected due to a cavity or trauma. A root canal is a procedure done to save the damaged or dead pulp in the root canal of the tooth. (Source: Academy of General Dentistry) Video source: Interesting...

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Root Canals Don’t Hurt, Toothaches Do

Posted by on Mar 25, 2015 in Root Canals |

Root Canal FAQs…& Answers In answer to the $64,000 question…do root canals really hurt, well no. Not really. Well, not at all, really. Really, like not even at all. It may sound like a trick your dentist is trying to play on you, but root canals actually relieve the pain! Root canal therapy is actually a relatively painless procedure that affords you the opportunity to keep your natural tooth. And that’s not just another...

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