Endodontists are specialized in treating the soft tissue, known as pulp, found inside the tooth These dentists have undergone an advanced postgraduate education in order to be able to treat dental pulp diseases and other endodontic-related problems.
This type of dental specialty is indispensable in treating diseases and infections which are found in the dental pulp. Endodontic dental procedures can help to save your natural teeth, and prevent the implantation of structures such as bridges and implants. Endodontists remove any inflamed or infected pulp by cleaning out the canal system of your tooth, and then sealing the space.
One of the most common procedures in endodontic dentistry is Root Canal Therapy. This type of dental treatment is vital in order to save teeth, and prevent the necessity of bridges or dental implants.
Common causes for the need of endodontic treatment:
Please contact our office for an evaluation if you experience any of the symptoms above, and we will refer you to an endodontic specialist.