When you crack or break a tooth, you become at risk of developing an infection that can cause a serious toothache. Even more, this bacterial growth can start to spread into your jaw, eventually making its way into your bloodstream. For this reason, it is important to meet with your oral health provider whenever you […]
When you have a severe infection, one that cannot be addressed with a traditional root canal alone, then you need treatment to avoid the loss of your tooth or the spread of infection. To save your tooth, we could offer an apicoectomy. At our endodontic office in Baton Rouge, LA, we can save your smile with endodontic […]
Endodontic treatment refers to procedures addressing the soft tissues in the interior of your teeth. These procedures can help tackle infected teeth and protect you from tooth loss. At our endodontic office in Baton Rouge, LA, our team will help preserve your smile and protect you from major discomfort.
Cavity formation will make a trip to the dentist’s office necessary. If the problem is caught in time, your oral health can be fully restored after all decayed enamel is removed and the tooth is restored. However, if too much time passes, the bacteria that caused your cavity to form can keep making their way […]
Hearing that you need more than routine preventive care from your dentist can be stressful. If you discover that you need a root canal to restores your oral health, you may experience even more concern. What will this do to your tooth? Will your smile be affected? Is the procedure going to cause you discomfort? […]
During a typical dental review, a dentist can identify signs of decay that call for treatment before a toothache or any other warning of poor health affects a patient. The good news is that when a problem is caught in time, the work involved in treating a vulnerable tooth is reduced. While many cavities and […]