Archive for May, 2017

Top Endodontists in Houston

  Southwest Endodontic Specialist Ron Hill, D.D.S., M.S.D. Chad Goodman, D.D.S., M.S.D 4126 Southwest Fwy Suite 1040 Houston, TX 77027 (713) 626-8343 https://www.southwestendo.com/ Gulf Coast Endodontics, PLLC (Houston) Mark N. Haddad, D.D.S. Matthew C. Haddad, D.M.D. 5115 Buffalo Speedway #200 Houston, TX 77005 (832) 379-2696 http://www.gcendo.com/ Contemporary Endodontics David S. Wan, D.D.S., M.S. 1990 Post […]

Top Endodontists in Houston

  Southwest Endodontic Specialist Ron Hill, D.D.S., M.S.D. Chad Goodman, D.D.S., M.S.D 4126 Southwest Fwy Suite 1040 Houston, TX 77027 (713) 626-8343 https://www.southwestendo.com/ Gulf Coast Endodontics, PLLC (Houston) Mark N. Haddad, D.D.S. Matthew C. Haddad, D.M.D. 5115 Buffalo Speedway #200 Houston, TX 77005 (832) 379-2696 http://www.gcendo.com/ Contemporary Endodontics David S. Wan, D.D.S., M.S. 1990 Post […]

WebMD.com: What Are the Signs That Root Canal Therapy Is Needed?

Signs you may need root canal therapy include: Severe toothache pain upon chewing or application of pressure Prolonged sensitivity (pain) to hot or cold temperatures (after the heat or cold has been removed) Discoloration (darkening) of the tooth Swelling and tenderness in nearby gums A persistent or recurring pimple on the gums Sometimes no symptoms are […]

What is the AAE? (American Association of Endodontist)

What is the AAE?   The American Association of Endodontists is the professional membership association for endodontists, endodontic residents and dental professionals with an interest in the specialist. More than 90 percent of U.S. endodontists belong to the AAE. The Association is dedicated to excellence in the art and science of endodontics and to the highest […]

Dental Insurance

Southwest Endodontics is in network with: We are In-Network with these Insurance companies: Aetna, Assurant, CIGNA, Connection Dental, Delta Dental & United Healthcare.

Use of Mouth Guards to Prevent Injury – AAE Position Statement

AAE Position Statement – Use of Mouth Guards to Prevent Injury ©2013, American Association of Endodontists, 211 E. Chicago Ave., Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60611 Phone: 800/872-3636 (U.S., Canada, Mexico) or 312/266-7255; Fax: 866/451-9020 (U.S., Canada, Mexico) or 312/266-9867 Email: [email protected]; Website: www.aae.org Impact injuries to the dentition, such as those occurring during participation in […]

Root Canal Treatment – How long will the root canal last?

A Consultation with Dr. Susan Wolcott This article is endorsed by the Dear Doctor, My dentist told me that I need to have a root canal treatment in a tooth, but how long will my tooth last if I do it? Dear Carlos, Thanks for this important question. Today, root canal treatment, also known as […]

Root Canals – What does a root canal treatment entail?

Root Canals What does root canal treatment entail? Learn more about this quick, comfortable procedure that can relieve your pain and save your natural tooth. Has your dentist or endodontist told you that you need root canal treatment? If so, you’re not alone. Millions of teeth are treated and saved each year with root canal, or endodontic, […]

Tips for Saving Your Teeth

Patients today have more options than ever before to treat their teeth. Understanding your choices and their impact on your future dental health and lifestyle is important. Read on to learn why nothing is as good as your natural tooth and get simple tips for saving your teeth! Saving a natural tooth through endodontic treatment […]

Cone Beam Computed Tomography – From American Association of Endodontics

Cone beam computed tomography is an innovative medical imaging technique that provides endodontists with three-dimensional views of the patient. In certain cases, CBCT greatly enhances the endodontist’s ability to diagnose, evaluate, treat and care for patients. During a CBCT scan, the machine rotates around the patient, capturing images using a cone-shaped X-ray beam. These images […]