Tag: root canal
A Severely Damaged Tooth Often Requires a Root Canal
The enamel layer on each of your teeth is very strong. At the same time, it’s not unheard-of for an accidental hard fall or a blow to the face to impart enough force to cause cracks, chips, or fractures that extend deep into the tooth. Severe damage to the interior of the tooth can cause […]
Can Cavities Be Genetic?
If you’ve ever been to a dentist you’ve probably heard how important brushing and flossing are. But did you know that even if you brush, floss, and visit your dentist as often as you should, you could still find yourself with a cavity? Conversely, others may go cavity-free even with minimal dental care. While this may […]