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Endodontics

$1.8 million NIH grant set to revolutionize the root canal

May 20, 2016
Dental pulp regeneration is the end goal of this NIH grant awarded to Texas A&M Baylor College of Dentistry researchers 

Investigating the color sustainability of endodontic materials

August 26, 2015

In today’s world of modern dentistry, endodontic treatments such as vital pulp therapies and root canals can breathe new life into a tooth that otherwise might be lost. There’s just one problem: Certain materials used in these procedures can cause discoloration of the teeth, most often to an undesirable shade of gray or even blue.

Saving cracked teeth begins with early diagnosis

May 4, 2015

There's a fine line between a treatable and non-treatable cracked tooth. Good news is, patients can take the offensive against this oral health concern and avert the consequences with early diagnosis and preventative care.