Is having a root canal really worse than having your tooth pulled?

Answer I don't think so. I have had both and the root canal was a lot less painful and it took a lot less time to recover afterwords. You don't have to worry about losing the clot with a root canal, you... Read More »

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Root Canal Or wisdom tooth being pulled Which was the worse experience for you?

At 32 ( almost 32), I am fortunate to have to have neither done so far!

How do you find a good endodontic if you need an apicoectomy apical surgery on tooth number 4 and that tooth has had a root canal plus you had the root canal re-done and the gum is sore?

Answer To find a good endodontist, it's best to consult your dentist and he or she can refer you.

What can you do about an infected jaw bone from an unfinished root canal and a pulled abscessed tooth?

Answer You may want to use a search engine to look for the word "DentalCavitation" in parentheses.I'm not sure what an unfinished root canal is, except that when I have had root canals they were us... Read More »

Why does a molar tooth still hurt two months after a root canal and could the nerve still be in the tooth?

Weird, I had this same problem recently. I had a root canal down and a few months later my tooth started hurting again. I was now going to a different dentist and he took out the filling and the pr... Read More »