Online Dental Education Library

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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... Bonding Cosmetic Contouring Crowns and Bridges Specialty Dentures Cosmetic Fillings Implants Veneers Whitening Sealants Root Canal Therapy Extractions Scaling and Root Planing Dentures Cosmetic Dentistry Invisalign Initial Oral Examination Your initial oral examination includes a visual examination, charting, periodontal probing, diagnosis and treatment recommendations...

Why You Shouldn’t be Afraid of Root Canal Treatment
...Root canal therapy is actually painless! TV shows love to comedically mock the horrors of getting a root canal...

How Dental Crowns Strengthen Damaged Teeth
... Your tooth is fragile: Teeth can weaken due to large fillings or root canal therapy...

Signs You May Need a Root Canal
...Learn here what tells your Worth, IL, dentist serving Palos Park, IL, why root canal therapy is your optimal treatment option...

Not So Fast Replacing That Tooth - Consider Saving it First
...We can intervene, though, using root canal therapy, in which we drill into the tooth to access its interior...

Tooth Type and Condition can Affect Root Canal Therapy Effectiveness
Root canal therapy is the unsung "hero" of dentistry...

A Root Canal Treatment Will Improve Your Health, Not Harm It
If you’ve ever read online that root canal therapy causes cancer, don’t be alarmed—it doesn’t...

How Root Canal Therapy Can Save Your Smile
...Truthfully is, there is a way to eliminate tooth pain and still keep your tooth and your smile: root canal therapy...

Here's the Scoop on Your Upcoming Root Canal
...The terms for the procedure—root canal therapy, root canal treatment or simply “root canal”—arise from one of the principal parts of the tooth involved, root canals...

Tooth Pain
...Depending on the cause, treatment may involve filling, bonding, root canal therapy, or other procedures...

Root Canal Retreatment
Most of the time, root canal therapy is effective at permanently relieving tooth pain and halting infection of the soft tissues deep inside the teeth and gums...

Root Canal Treatment
... What to Expect During Root Canal Therapy If an examination shows that you do need root canal therapy, don't worry — it's one of the most routine and effective procedures in the arsenal of dental treatments and can often be accomplished in just one visit...

Root Canal Treatment for Children
...This resembles traditional root canal therapy, with a crucial difference: The sealant we use in children is capable of being dissolved by the body...

Endodontics
...One of the most common endodontic treatments is root canal therapy, a procedure which effectively eases the pain associated with a bacterial infection deep within the pulp of the tooth...