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40207 Endodontist | Benefits of Seeing an Endodontist

If you have been suffering from a toothache that won’t go away, extreme sensitivity to hot and cold foods, or tooth trauma, it is important to seek help right away. Start with your dentist. He or she  will most likely take x-rays and diagnose the issue. If there is damage to the tooth root, your [...]

By | 2021-02-02T12:51:51-05:00 March 1st, 2021|CBCT, Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, KY, Louisville, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on 40207 Endodontist | Benefits of Seeing an Endodontist

Louisville KY Endodontist | 6 Things You Might Not Know About Endodontics

If you’ve never been referred to a specialist for root canal treatment, you may not know the term “endodontics.” To help better understand this dental specialty, here are a few interesting facts: Endodontics is taken from the Greek terms meaning “inner tooth.” Endo is a prefix meaning “inner,” and odont is the root word “tooth.” [...]

By | 2021-01-21T10:18:56-05:00 February 15th, 2021|CBCT, Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, KY, Louisville, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | 6 Things You Might Not Know About Endodontics

Best Endodontist Near Me | Does My Child Need Root Canal Therapy

Primary teeth are an important part of the growth and development of your child’s permanent teeth. That is one reason our Louisville endodontist may recommend root canal therapy rather than the extraction of a decayed primary tooth. While the idea of a root canal for a child might seem disturbing to parents, it is a [...]

By | 2021-01-21T10:18:53-05:00 February 1st, 2021|CBCT, Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, KY, Louisville, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on Best Endodontist Near Me | Does My Child Need Root Canal Therapy

Endodontist Near Me | Endodontic Technology

Evolving technology provides better prognosis for endodontic treatment. Imaging Endodontists have used x-rays to capture images of the root system. However, there are a number of limitations when using x-rays. Foremost, x-rays are two-dimensional images trying to capture the three-dimensional root system. This can lead to inaccurate images and diagnoses. This led to the development [...]

By | 2020-11-09T16:42:43-05:00 November 15th, 2020|CBCT, Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, KY, Louisville, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on Endodontist Near Me | Endodontic Technology

Apicoectomy in Louisville | How 3D Imaging is Revolutionizing Endodontics

In recent years, 3D digital imaging has become an important technology for helping endodontists assess their patients. 3D images allow an endodontist to see the exact positions of teeth relative to one another, as well as other vital structures like the jaw bone and nerves. It provides a faster, more complete image of the mouth, [...]

By | 2020-10-30T12:40:11-04:00 November 1st, 2020|CBCT, Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on Apicoectomy in Louisville | How 3D Imaging is Revolutionizing Endodontics

Dental Implants Louisville | How Can Endodontic Irrigation Help You?

One of the key parts of a successful root canal treatment is irrigation. The irrigation process allows endodontists to eliminate bacteria and clean parts of the root system that their other instruments can’t reach. This ensures that the root canal is a success and that your tooth is on the path to recovery. Understanding Irrigation [...]

By | 2020-10-21T09:39:47-04:00 October 16th, 2020|CBCT, Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, KY, Louisville, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on Dental Implants Louisville | How Can Endodontic Irrigation Help You?

Louisville Endodontist | Debunking Root Canal Treatment Myths

Root canal treatments are used to alleviate dental discomfort and save and restore teeth that have been compromised by infection or decay. The general treatment process has not changed much over time, but advancements with technology and modern medicine have made the root canal treatment process much more comfortable than ever before. Unfortunately, the stigmas [...]

By | 2020-10-21T09:39:21-04:00 October 1st, 2020|CBCT, Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, KY, Louisville, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville Endodontist | Debunking Root Canal Treatment Myths

The Use of CBCT in Root Canal Therapy

The Use of CBCT in Root Canal Therapy Have you ever heard of or had a diagnostic Xray called a Cone Beam Computed Tomography (also know as a CBCT)? CBCT has become an increasingly popular and reliable method of diagnoses for Endodontists. Dr. Scott Norton (Endodontist in Louisville, KY) will sometimes recommend a CBCT for [...]

By | 2018-04-05T19:09:49-04:00 January 19th, 2018|CBCT, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on The Use of CBCT in Root Canal Therapy

ADA Meeting

Dr. Scott Norton (practicing Endodontist in Louisville, KY) recently attended the American Dental Association (ADA) meeting. Each year the ADA holds their annual meeting in a different location and this year it took place in Washington, D.C. Dr. Norton traveled from Louisville to the hustle and bustle of the Nation’s capital where he was able [...]

By | 2018-01-23T18:01:18-05:00 November 16th, 2015|CBCT, Dentistry, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on ADA Meeting