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What is Apicoectomy?

An Apicoectomy is the most common endodontic surgical procedure used to save a tooth. This treatment is done when inflammation persists in the bony area around the end of your tooth after a root canal

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Root Canal Treatment

Root canal treatment is the process of going inside the pulp space and removing the infected and dead tissue. Then the space is disinfected and sealed with special materials. Every tooth consists of three different

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Post-Op Instructions

We wish to provide you with the utmost quality of care and extend every effort to satisfy you with every aspect of your treatment. If any problems should arise, please let us know how we

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Root Canal Re-treatment

When a root canal treatment fails, the first course of action that is usually taken is root canal re-treatment.  Root Canal Treatment can fail due to the following: Canals were not cleaned and filled properly during

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Sedation Options

What is Laughing Gas? At Irvine Endodontics, we work hard to ensure patients are comfortable and relaxed throughout endodontic treatment. Since many people feel nervous about having a root canal, we offer laughing gas to

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Apico Post-Op Instructions

We wish to provide you with the utmost quality of care and extend every effort to satisfy you with every aspect of your treatment. If any problems should arise, please let us know how we

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What is CBCT?

Dental Cone Beam CT Dental cone beam computed tomography (CT) is a special type of x-ray equipment used when regular dental or facial x-rays are not sufficient. Your doctor may use this technology to produce

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Can Root Canals Fail?

Can Root Canal treatment be Guaranteed? No dental treatment is immune to the possibility of failure, and that certainly includes root canals. Even though success rates with endodontic treatment are as high as they’ve ever

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What is Root canal Treatment?

What is Root Canal Treatment? Understanding Root Canal Treatment Stages Aside from being an undeserving synonym for pain and discomfort, root canals are somewhat of a mystery to most patients. Few, if any, know even

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