Posts Tagged ‘ Endodontist ’

Root Canal Awareness Week!

It is officially Root Canal Awareness Week! In celebration of this week, here are some endodontic facts: Every day, more than 41,000 root canals are performed More than 15 million root canals are performed every year On average, endodontists perform 25 root canal treatments each week; general dentists perform fewer than 2 per week on […]

Myths About Root Canals – Part Three: Is it Better to Just Pull a Tooth?

Today we are going to address the third and final myth of our blog series: Myth 3: It’s better to pull a tooth than have root canal treatment. Dr. Cunningham understands the importance of saving natural teeth, as nothing artificial can truly replace a natural tooth. Endodontic treatment has a very high success rate, and many […]

Myths About Root Canals – Part Two: Does Root Canal Treatment Cause Illness?

For part two of our Root Canal Myths series, we are going to address this myth: Myth 2: Root canal treatment causes illness. With all the information available on the internet, it is easy to find misleading information about root canals. You may have heard that root canals can contribute to future illnesses or diseases; however […]

Myths About Root Canals – Part One: Are Root Canals Painful?

Welcome to our website! Since the thought of a root canal might make you fearful if you are not familiar with the procedure, we are kicking our blog off with the first of three posts that will address common myths about root canals: Myth 1: Root canal treatment is painful. Myth 2: Root canal treatment […]