Root Canal? Your Tooth Is Worth Saving

Popular ideas about root canal therapy are, unfortunately, quite negative. If you find out you need one, a lot of people may tell you that the root canal itself is worse than whatever issue has made it necessary. The team at Cascade Endodontics in Orem assures you: this is nonsense. The need for a root…

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 Canal: Scary Words?

There may be no scarier words in dentistry than “root canal” – unless they are, “You need a root canal.” If you hear those words, though, there is nothing to fear. We have performed countless successful root canals at Cascade Endodontics in Orem, and they are not scary or painful. If you find out you…

After Your Root Canal: Follow-Ups

Root canals therapy is performed to remove diseased tissue from the inside of a tooth, and at Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we have a lot of experience with this procedure. Every case is different. Depending on the complexity involved, a root canal can be completed in one to three appointments. The good news (we…

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…

Do Root Canals Work?

When people say “root canal” they are usually referring to a procedure in which infected tissue inside a tooth is removed. At Cascade Endodontics in Orem, root canal therapy is our specialty. The term “root canal” also reers to the passages between tooth pulp and tooth roots inside the tooth. These passages, or canals, contain…

Signs You Need a Root Canal

The term “root canal” refers to the interior of a tooth between the pulp and the tooth root. It’s also used to describe the procedure to remove infected tissue, and is among our specialties at Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT. The tissue inside a tooth that can become infected is the pulp, which consists of…

Beyond Root Canals

Root canal therapy is a routine procedure done to save a tooth. It is safe and effective, and we have performed countless root canals at Cascade Endodontics in Orem. They are a non-surgical procedure that are usually done in one or two appointments. A local anesthetic is often enough to numb the patient. In sum,…

All About Endodontics

In general, people are afraid of getting a root canal. At Cascade Endodontics in Orem UT, we understand that. But we also know that even more than root canals, people fear losing their teeth. We perform root canal therapy in order to save teeth. Root canal therapy is known formally as endodontics. This is a…