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Louisville KY Endodontist | Craze Lines: Not as Crazy as You May Have Thought

If you’ve ever looked in the mirror and seen what appeared to be small cracks on the outside of your teeth, congratulations. You may have craze lines. First, it’s important to know that these lines are relatively harmless in most cases. Craze lines appear as a natural response to years of normal tooth function. Throughout [...]

By | 2020-03-26T16:02:04-04:00 April 6th, 2020|Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Craze Lines: Not as Crazy as You May Have Thought

Louisville KY Endodontist | 5 Everyday Habits that Erode Enamel

Many of us have heard the word enamel used in the context of teeth and oral health. But what exactly is it, and why is it important? Enamel is the the hardest substance in the human body. That's in part because it has a crucial responsibility: enamel protects all the other types of tissue in [...]

By | 2020-03-04T15:56:11-05:00 March 18th, 2020|Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | 5 Everyday Habits that Erode Enamel

Louisville KY Endodontist | Can I Replace my Toothpaste With Baking Soda?

Originally developed in 1843, baking soda is a great cleaning agent, deodorizer, and baking ingredient. But can you use it brush or whiten your teeth? While some people like to mix baking soda with water to create a cheaper alternative to regular toothpaste, this could be doing more damage to your oral health than many [...]

By | 2020-03-04T15:53:02-05:00 March 4th, 2020|Dentistry, Endodontist|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Can I Replace my Toothpaste With Baking Soda?

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 | Relax, You’re in Good Hands

Nobody cheers when they hear they need a root canal, but it doesn’t have to be a negative experience. Our endodontists are here for you every step of the way - from diagnosis to treatment to aftercare. Endodontists are Highly Educated and Specialized   All endodontists are dentists, but not all dentists are endodontists. Endodontists [...]

By | 2019-12-13T12:42:43-05:00 December 23rd, 2019|Dentistry, Endodontist, Microscope Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | Relax, You’re in Good Hands

Louisville KY Endodontist | 5 Teeth Sensitivity Myths

Do you suffer from regular sensitivity? Teeth sensitivity is often misunderstood, but our dental team can help you find relief. We’re here to separate the fact from fiction in sensitivity. MYTH: People’s teeth are supposed to hurt when they bite into cold or hot foods.   Feelings of sensitivity when eating hot or cold foods [...]

By | 2019-12-13T12:37:03-05:00 December 13th, 2019|Dentistry, Endodontist, Microscope Root Canal|Comments Off on Louisville KY Endodontist | 5 Teeth Sensitivity Myths

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