Safe and Effective: Root Canals

No one ever wants to hear that they need a root canal. When they do hear it, they tend to think they’re in for a world of hurt. But as with most of modern dentistry, pain is a thing of the past. Root canals from Cascade Endodontics in Orem are a common procedure. Root canals…

Toothache Pain: Never Ignore It

Toothaches have a way of getting your attention like nothing else. When they get bad, the pain can be unbearable. The simple act of chewing your food is difficult, and it’s hard to concentrate on your work. Just getting to sleep can be a challenge. The most common cause of a toothache is a cavity.…

Apicoectomies in Orem: Getting The Tip

Apicoectomies are a fairly common treatment in endodontics. Most often, they’re needed after an infection develops following a root canal. At Cascade Endodontics in Orem, an apicoectomy usually takes between half an hour and ninety minutes. Root canal therapy is needed when a tooth’s interior pulp becomes infected. In the majority of cases, removing the…

Finding An Endodontist In Utah County

Looking for an endodontist? You may already have a regular dentist that you see twice a year for cleanings and an exam. Perhaps you are between dentists but are experiencing tooth pain. Maybe you’ve done some internet sleuthing and concluded you need a root canal. Life is stressful enough without having to worry about how…

Give Yourself The Gift Of Toothache Relief In Orem!

Holidays are stressful enough without having to deal with constant tooth pain. Maybe your toothache started as a minor irritation but has gotten increasingly more painful. Maybe you have been taking Tylenol and hoping it will go away. The best course of action whenever you experience a tooth ache is to talk to your Provo…

Root Canal or Tooth Extraction? Which Do You Need?

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When a tooth’s nerve and pulp becomes infected, a dentist and patient must make a choice of whether to attempt to save the tooth by performing a root canal or to extract the tooth. There are several factors that influence this decision: Is there infection in the surrounding bone? How much of the remaining tooth…

Get An Experienced Endodontist Utah County

Get An Experienced Endodontist Utah County

Dr. Jon Jensen has been treating infected teeth for years. He has additional training when it comes to root canal therapy and strives to help his patients avoid costly and painful dental surgery. Here is a list of common ailments and procedures that he has experience with: Cracked Teeth Avulsed Teeth (knocked out) Root Canal Therapy…

Experiencing Pain? Retreatment Of Root Canal May Be Needed

Retreatment Of Root Canal May Be Needed For Orem Residents

Why would you need a retreatment of your root canal? When an endodontist operates on your tooth, it is easy to forget that they are performing a procedure through an opening as small as a couple of millimeters – that’s about the size of a pea. There are times when your doctor will do everything right and yet…

Sedation Dentistry For Root Canal Surgery

Sedation Dentistry For Provo Residents Who Need Root Canal Surgery

So you need a dreaded root canal, but you have high dental anxiety. Sedation dentistry may be just the thing you need to relieve yourself of dental pain and dental anxiety. With oral conscious sedation, you can get dental procedures performed by your endodontist and not remember a single thing. Because you are in a more relaxed…