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.…

Root Canal: An Effective, Permanent Solution

Root canal treatment is one of the most openly disliked procedures in dentistry. While we have worked hard to dispel the outdated myth that they are any more painful than other procedures, the team at Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT knows how prevalent this idea has become. Because of this, it has also become difficult…

Have You Heard The One About … Root Canals?

This post from Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT describes some of the myths about root canals. There is plenty of misinformation out there, so we’re going to use this space to separate some of the fact from the fiction. We’ll dispense first with the single most pervasisve myth of all: that root canal therapy is…

Root Canal Variables

No one likes hearing they need a root canal. If there is any good news to hearing it, then it’s this: root canal procedures at Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT can save a tooth that might otherwise have to be extracted, and root canals have a high degree of success. The success rate for root…

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…

Root Canals Relieve Pain!

At Cascade Endodontics in Orem we never get tired of reminding people that root canal therapy does not live up to its reputation of being painful. The lingering notoriety is hard to understand, because root canals don’t cause pain – they relieve it. With modern anesthesia, most patients discover that a typical root canal is…

Recovering From Your Root Canal

Root canals have a fearsome reputation, but it is undeserved: we can never say that enough, at Cascade Endodontics in Orem. Most patients say their level of discomfort during the procedure is about the same as having a cavity filled. There will, however, be a recovery period, and chances are you will experience minor discomfort.…