Would You Benefit From Root Canal Therapy?

Would you be surprised if we told you that some of the “facts” you have heard regarding root canal therapy may not be true? Did you know that the main reason patients undergo root canal therapy is to treat problems such as trauma and tooth decay? At Orangeburg Dental Associates, we want to provide you with genuine information about root... read more »

What Happens During Root Canal Treatment?

The root canal is the space in the center of a tooth where the pulp (nerve, blood vessels, and connective tissues) is located. If you have noticed any of the following, you may have a damaged root canal in Orangeburg, South Carolina: - Mild to severe discomfort when chewing or applying pressure on the tooth - Sensitivity to hot or... read more »

What Is Root Resorption?

When your little one’s teeth fall out, they actually go through a process known as resorption. During this process, the roots of your child’s teeth will be reabsorbed into the gums, which allow the teeth to fall out. However, adults could also have resorption, which could lead to a number of problems. Fortunately, there are a few things you can... read more »