You Don’t Have To Worry About Discomfort

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we have spent a ton of time and blog space trying to dispel the myth of the painful root canal. While root canals can cause some discomfort, with modern dental advancements, they are no more or less uncomfortable than most common dental treatments. This is especially true at our…

What Should I Expect From My Apicoectomy?

Root canals are seen as the end-all-be-all solution to dental infections; a conclusive measure that is supposed to fix the problem immediately and permanently. And, at Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, this is often the case! However, there are times when a root canal alone is not sufficient to heal the damaged area. This is…

Will A Root Canal Take A Long Time To Heal?

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we know root canals can be a daunting procedure. Even though we keep stressing how pain-free they’ve become with modern dentistry, the urban myth that they are very painful still persists. We are here to remind you that endodontics is no different from most other modern dentistry options. But…

Root Canal Primer

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, root canals are not a big deal. We’ve been saying so for years! But the myth persists that they are painful, uncomfortable, and to be avoided. We could not encourage them more, as they are the perfect way to deal with infection and give you a blank slate. Our…

Root Canal Facts and Statistics

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we know the urban myth of the scary root canal can mean that people are hesitant to visit their dentist when they obviously need one. We also recognize that, due to this, information on root canals is scarcely researched by patients. We want to alleviate your fears: root canals…

Root Canal Aftercare Tips

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we know that root canal treatment can be a big deal. Even though we do not subscribe to the idea that they are exceptionally painful, even we must admit that the healing period afterward can range from mildly annoying to incredibly cumbersome. We are here to help! Our team…

Do I Need A Root Canal for My Injury?

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we know that traumatic dental injuries can be stressful. Especially if they’re painful enough to be considered a dental emergency. And sometimes they require endodontic treatment. But root canals have a similarly stressful reputation. As much as we’ve tried to dispel this urban myth at our practice, it surfaces…

Is There An Alternative to Root Canals?

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we specialize in endodontic treatment, and always stress to our patients that modern root canals are no more painful than most standard dentistry procedures. However, we know some people might still be fearful of the stigma. Often, our patients ask us if there are alternatives to a root canal.…