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Louisville KY Endodontist | Why See an Endodontist?

Whether you were referred by your general dentist or looking for a second opinion on a recommended treatment, we’re here to help. An endodontist, like our doctor, is a dentist with specialized training and experience in performing root canal treatment and preserving natural teeth.  Why is an endodontist different from a general dentist?  An endodontist [...]

By | 2019-08-23T15:38:53-04:00 September 20th, 2019|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Why See an Endodontist?

Louisville KY Endodontist | Daily Flossing 

We’ve all been told at least once in our life that flossing daily is crucial. Here are four reasons why flossing may be beneficial for your oral health routine:  Preventative care. Food and bacteria buildup between your teeth is unavoidable. Over time, these bacterial colonies lead to tooth decay and the destruction of your dental [...]

By | 2019-08-23T15:29:52-04:00 September 6th, 2019|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Daily Flossing 

Louisville KY Endodontist | Endodontist: Your Dental Health Partner

As a patient, you likely think of your general dentist or hygienist as your partner in your dental health. These are people you see frequently, who monitor your oral health during each visit and talk with you regarding any progress or potential issues that they find. While both of these dental professionals are vital, your [...]

By | 2019-06-19T12:44:02-04:00 June 19th, 2019|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Endodontist: Your Dental Health Partner

Holiday shopping and your teeth

This time of year is a busy time with all of the shopping, parties and festivities. It’s a fun time that can also be quite stressful. There are many ways that the stress of the holidays can affect your teeth. Dr. Scott Norton (Endodontist in Louisville, KY) would like to remind you to take extra [...]

By | 2018-01-23T17:59:47-04:00 December 3rd, 2015|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Louisville, Root Canal|Comments Off on Holiday shopping and your teeth

Sports Injuries and Dental Trauma

Sports injuries can be a source of dental trauma requiring a root canal to repair the tooth. If you or your child participate in any sports, you may want to consider a dental mouthguard as protection. Dr. Scott Norton is a practicing Endodontist in Louisville, KY who routinely treats sports related dental injuries. Dr. Norton [...]

By | 2018-01-23T17:56:16-04:00 November 4th, 2015|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on Sports Injuries and Dental Trauma