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Do You Need a Root Canal? Here’s Help To Answer Your Question

Posted In: Root Canals

Even just hearing the words “root canal” is enough to make most people cringe. But what most people don’t realize is that sometimes a root canal is necessary to save a tooth, so this is actually a good thing. We encourage our patients to pay close attention to their overall oral health, especially when there…

Got Pain? Call Your Orem Endodontist!

At Cascade Endodontics, most of our patients feel very little pain from our procedures. In fact, it might surprise you that the most common procedure Dr. Jon Jenson performs is root canal surgery, and most patients remark that they had very little, if any, pain from the experience. It is generally the pain our patients…

What to Do When Your Tooth Has Been Knocked Out

Posted In: Avulsed Tooth
Tooth Injury In Orem!!! What Do I Do Now?

Accidents happen, and if an accident has caused an avulsed (knocked out) tooth, don’t panic. You might be able to save the tooth. Here’s what to do: Keep the individual calm Locate the tooth and pick it up by the part that is normally visible from the mouth when in the socket (the crown) If the…

What Not to Do After Root Canal Therapy

The Greatest Mistake Provo Makes After Root Canal Therapy

When you get root canal treatment, your endodontist goes to great lengths to clean and remove the bacteria and decay that caused the toothache. A common but critical mistake that individuals make is procrastinating the placement of the final crown. By living with a temporary and not getting a permanent crown, you place your root canal…

Tooth Pain Is Never Normal!

Extreme Tooth Pain in Utah County?

If you are experiencing tooth pain, there is something you should know: Tooth pain is never normal. Thankfully Dr. Jon Jenson in Utah County can diagnose unexplained tooth pain. If your tooth is giving you pain, there are a number of reasons that could be behind the cause. Unexplained tooth pain can be extremely frustrating–not…

When You Might Need to Have a Root Canal

Posted In: Root Canals
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When it comes to taking care of your teeth, we ascribe to the old adage – “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” We hope that our patients pay close attention to their oral health to avoid injury or infection that might lead them to needing a root canal. That said, however,…

Your Provo Endodontist

Posted In: Endodontics
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Hello! If you’ve been to our blog before, you’ll know the basics of what Dr. Jon Jenson of Cascade Endodontics does. As a board certified endodontist and member of the Utah Association of Endodontics and American Association of Endodontists, Dr. Jenson specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases, infections, and trauma affecting dental pulp and nerves.…

Let’s Talk About Root Canals

The root canal may the most cringe-worthy dental treatment commonly done today, but it is important that dental patients know what is happening during this anxiety-inducing, though routine, procedure. At the center of each tooth is a very small tissue called the pulp. This thread-like tissue can become damaged due to a: An injury to…

Do You Need a Root Canal in Provo?

Posted In: Root Canals

The mere words “root canal” make most people cringe. But the truth is, sometimes a root canal is necessary to save a tooth. We encourage our patients to pay close attention to their overall oral health, especially when there are signs of infection. So how do you know if you might need a root canal?…

Trust Your Tooth Roots to an Endodontist

Posted In: Endodontics
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Do you know how much training your Provo endodontist has? Dr. Jenson received his undergraduate degree in biology from Brigham Young University (4 years), then his DDS from Virginia Commonwealth University Dental School (another 4 years), and finally spent another 2 years specializing in endodontics! That means that Dr. Jenson trained for 10 years just…