what is endodontic retreatment

Some patients will have their root canal treatment last for the rest of their lives.  Other patients, however, may have a dentist or endodontist suggest they need their previous treatment revised or retreated.  Of course, the first thing these patients ask is, “What is endodontic retreatment?” This is a natural question that we often receive…

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How to Prevent Teeth From Cracking

A cracked tooth is not only a cosmetic problem.  Left unchecked, a crack could spread causing you to lose it.  Endodontic treatment can help save a cracked tooth.  We believe that the best way to solve a problem is to prevent it.  At Lowry Endodontics, we want to provide you with a guide on how…

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what is an endodontist

Often, patients feel confused about the many types of dental specialists available. They wonder, “What is an endodontist? And what do they do?” Dr. Karmali, with Lowry Endodontics, explains what he does and how his specialty stands apart from general dentistry. What Is an Endodontist? An endodontist is a dental specialist who manages dental pain…

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what is a dental abscess

A dental abscess is a serious issue that can cause pain and make you feel terrible. This issue may seem to appear out of nowhere, but it started with damage to your tooth.  Similarly, the abscess will not disappear spontaneously. You need assistance from an endodontist who knows what a dental abscess is and how…

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Endodontist vs Periodontist

To ensure that you have the best care for your whole mouth, the dental profession has several specialists who can treat complex cases or specific parts of the mouth. Unfortunately, for patients, the number of specialists can be dizzying. At Lowry Endodontics, we’ve created this guide to compare an endodontist vs periodontist and when you…

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what procedures does an endodontist perform

Endodontists specialize in managing pain and infection coming from your tooth. But, what procedures does an endodontist perform? The procedure that they do most often is root canal treatment.  Endodontic Evaluation – What Procedures Does an Endodontist Perform? The most important thing about your treatment is getting an accurate diagnosis.  If the diagnosis is wrong, does…

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endodontist vs dentist

In medicine, there are numerous different specialties that manage your overall health.  You typically work with your Primary Care Provider.  If you have a complex issue, you often get referred to a specialist.   Dentistry is no different.  You see your General Dentist most often.  If they notice a problem that requires more advanced care, they…

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