2017 Oct

Smoking Makes Root Canals Likelier

2017-11-17T13:18:02+00:00

Smoking Makes Root Canals Likelier People Who Smoke at Least 12 Years Most Vulnerable Research shows that smokers are more likely than nonsmokers to get root canals. Root canals are done when a tooth's dental pulp -- which includes nerves, blood vessels, and connective tissue -- becomes infected and inflamed. The infected tissue is removed, [...]

Smoking Makes Root Canals Likelier 2017-11-17T13:18:02+00:00
2017 Aug

An Overview of Root Canals

2017-11-17T13:19:07+00:00

An Overview of Root Canals Root canal therapy is a treatment used to repair and save a tooth that is badly decayed or infected. Root canal therapy is performed when the pulp which is composed of nerves and blood vessels in the tooth becomes infected or damaged. During root canal therapy, the pulp is removed, and the inside [...]

An Overview of Root Canals 2017-11-17T13:19:07+00:00