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Louisville KY Endodontist | The Five Best Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

When left untreated, tooth decay can spread to other healthy teeth, causing a mouthful of problems- quite literally. There are a number of preventative steps that you can take to reduce your risk of developing tooth decay. Here are a few tips from our team: 1.) Brush at Least Twice a Day with a Dentist [...]

By | 2020-08-14T11:51:03-04:00 August 24th, 2020|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | The Five Best Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

Louisville Endodontist | To Extract or Not to Extract: Answers to Common Endodontic Questions

If you’re struggling with an infected tooth, you may assume that the best solution is to have it pulled. In reality, dentists and dental experts recommend preserving and repairing your natural tooth whenever possible. One of the ways to do that is with endodontic therapy or “root canal” treatment.  What are the Benefits of Saving [...]

By | 2020-08-20T14:27:29-04:00 August 14th, 2020|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville Endodontist | To Extract or Not to Extract: Answers to Common Endodontic Questions

Louisville KY Endodontist | Facts You May Not Have Known About Oral Cancer

According to The American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, oral cancer claims one American life every hour of every day. Unfortunately, most cases go undetected until it is too late, making the need for regular examinations of even greater importance. Those who are proactive and seek treatment early have the best chance of beating the [...]

By | 2020-05-22T16:38:52-04:00 May 26th, 2020|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Facts You May Not Have Known About Oral Cancer

Louisville KY Endodontist | Get Rid of Your Tooth Pain Once and For All

Experts in saving natural teeth, endodontists can help patients alleviate pain without needing to remove natural teeth. Through advanced technologies, procedures, and materials, root canal treatment can restore comfort and confidence to many of even the worst cases to decay.  When it comes to saving your smile, no denture, bridge, or implant will feel and [...]

By | 2020-05-22T16:33:35-04:00 May 22nd, 2020|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Get Rid of Your Tooth Pain Once and For All

Louisville KY Endodontist | What to Expect During a Tooth Filling Visit

Fillings are one of the most common procedures performed in dental offices. Over 92% of adults between the ages of 20 to 64 have at least one during their lifetime. They are a safe and quick procedure that will bring you relief and restore your oral health. At Redwood Dental, we have the experience and [...]

By | 2020-01-10T10:10:53-05:00 January 20th, 2020|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | What to Expect During a Tooth Filling Visit

Louisville KY Endodontist | Longevity of Dental Implants

Broken or infected teeth are painful. Our expert team can save problematic teeth with root canal therapy, but that is not always an option. When a tooth can't be saved, dental implants can be a great alternative. How Long Do Dental Implants Last?   There are multiple factors that can impact the success of implants [...]

By | 2020-01-10T10:05:13-05:00 January 10th, 2020|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Microscope Root Canal, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Longevity of Dental Implants

Louisville KY Endodontist | I Chipped a Tooth! What Can I Do?

It usually starts pretty innocently. You’re biting into your favorite hard candy and suddenly you realize that there’s one little hard piece in your mouth you can’t seem to dissolve. You check it out and fear overcomes you when you see it’s a little chipped piece of a tooth. Enamel may be one of the [...]

By | 2019-11-25T13:50:06-05:00 November 30th, 2019|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | I Chipped a Tooth! What Can I Do?

Louisville KY Endodontist | Root Canals – Debunking the Myths

The internet is fraught with myths about everything. In this “information age” you might think it would be easy to find the truth, but that’s not always the case. Dentistry is no different. It’s no surprise that dental myths are abundant, especially in regard to some of the more intimidating procedures. However, advancements in dental [...]

By | 2019-11-25T13:45:30-05:00 November 25th, 2019|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Root Canals – Debunking the Myths

Louisville KY Endodontist | Effective Prevention for Healthier Smiles

Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease for children and adolescents. About ¼ of children and more than half of teens currently have this illness. Additionally, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reports that 90% of adults over age 20 have some amount of tooth-root decay. However, tooth decay is highly preventable. [...]

By | 2019-10-31T17:10:31-04:00 November 2nd, 2019|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Microscope Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Effective Prevention for Healthier Smiles

Louisville KY Endodontist | What is Endodontic Retreatment?

Endodontic, or root canal, treatment is a safe, effective solution for treating an infection in the tooth root or surrounding tissues. In most cases, this preserves the natural tooth, allowing it to remain healthy for many more years. While it is rare, there are occasions when an infection can return months or even years after [...]

By | 2019-10-31T17:02:28-04:00 October 31st, 2019|Dental Trauma, Dentistry, Endodontist, Louisville, Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | What is Endodontic Retreatment?