Dental Surgery: What To Expect

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem, we do everything possible to avoid dental surgery on our patients. An example of this is a root canal, which is done on an infected tooth in order to save it. Sometimes, however, dental surgery is unavoidable. A common procedure is called an apicoectomy, which involves removing and resealing the…

Orem, Find Out What To Expect With An Apicoectomy

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Orem, Find Out What To Expect With An Apicoectomy

A Root canal is one of the last options in order to save a tooth from needing extraction and most would say keeping that natural tooth is well worth the money and time. Most of the time treating a tooth with root canal therapy will heal the infection and help the tooth last; however, there…

An Apicoectemy: What To Expect

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Your Orem Apicoectomy - What To Expect

An apicoectomy, also more commonly called a Root-End Resection, is a type of micro-surgery that is done after a root canal if an infection develops or continues. Typically a root canal is the only type of surgery needed to save an infected tooth, but occasionally an infection will persist even after a patient receives root…

What Is An Apicoectomy?

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Apicoectomy Orem

If you have already had a root canal but are still experiencing pain, Orem endodontist Dr. Jon Jenson may recommend an apicoectomy. This is a dental surgery that is used when root canal therapy is unsuccessful. An apicoectomy, also known as a Root-End Resection, allows your endodontist to find the source of infection that is…