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…

Don’t Put Off That Root Canal!

No one relishes the thought of a root canal, but if you are told you need one, do not put it off. If you’re concerned about discomfort, remember that root canals at Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT are virtually painless. The thing to remember is that your tooth will not heal itself. You’ve probably got…

Do You Need Root Canal Treatment?

Most people get nervous when they find out they need a root canal. The usual reason is that reputation precedes reality: root canals hurt, don’t they? At Cascade Endodontics in Orem, we assure you that the answer is no! Root canal treatment becomes necessary when the soft tissue inside a tooth gets infected or damaged.…

What Happens During A Root Canal?

They say that knowledge is power. They also say that root canals are really painful, and that getting one is at best an endurance test, and at worst a kind of torture. Well, they say a lot of stuff, don’t they? Rest assured, root canal therapy at Cascade Endodontics in Orem is nothing like what…

Do I Really Need A Root Canal?

Root canals do not cause pain: in fact, they relieve it. But sometimes an infected tooth doesn’t give the patient any pain. When that happens, patients may wonder if the procedure is really necessary. At Cascade Endodontics in Orem, our answer is yes. Infected teeth don’t usually stop hurting, but it does happen sometimes. When…

Go To An Expert!

Most dentists are qualified to perform a wide range of procedures that allow you to maintain good dental health. But when you want something done right you should go to an expert. Take root canals. Many dentists are qualified to perform them, but only endodontists are root canal specialists. At Cascade Endodontics in Orem we…

Signs That You Need a Root Canal

More than 41,000 root canals are done every single day, making them one of the more common dental procedures there are. Root canals are done to relieve the pain that comes from an infected tooth, and are our specialty at Cascade Endodontics in Orem. The pain from an infected tooth can be excruciating. In view…

Root Canals: Frequently Asked Questions

When we see a patient about a root canal at Cascade Endodontics in Orem, they almost always have questions about the procedure. In this blog post we will select a few of the most frequently asked questions, and provide solid answers. A root canal is a procedure to remove bacteria and infected soft tissue inside…