February 8, 2023

Do I Need A Root Canal? Possible Signs And Symptoms

Two questions that we get at Innovative Endodontics are “Do I need a root canal?” and “Does getting a root canal hurt?”. Determining you need a […]
January 25, 2023

Does Getting A Root Canal Hurt?

At Innovative Endodontics, we want to change the face of the root canal by breaking myths surrounding this procedure. One of the most unfortunate myths about […]
January 10, 2023

What Are The Symptoms Of A Failed Root Canal?

While root canal treatment has a very high success rate, in some cases, the tooth may require endodontic retreatment or surgery later. If you’re wondering what […]
December 30, 2022

What Are Alternatives To A Root Canal?

Most people don’t look forward to going to a dental professional. Far too many people skip regular appointments until they experience pain in a tooth. If […]
December 6, 2022

Why Do You Need Endodontic Imaging Prior To Treatment?

When you schedule an appointment with an endodontist, imaging of the tooth/teeth is indicated for evaluation prior to treatment. This step is essential for properly diagnosing […]
July 27, 2022

Meet Dr. Weightman A Top Endodontic Specialist In Charleston

Our team at Innovative Endodontics is growing! We’re proud to welcome Dr. Bailey Weightman to our practice. Her education, experience, and patient focus make her an […]
July 22, 2022

Tips To Overcome Root Canal Anxiety

Fear of the dentist is very common; even specific treatments will cause anxiety in people. One common procedure people fear is root canal therapy. Reasons for […]
July 11, 2022

What Can I Eat After a Root Canal?

Root canal treatment relieves pain, but the process may leave your tooth feeling extra sensitive for a day or two. Many patients ask Dr. Estes at […]
June 22, 2022

What is the Difference Between a Root Canal and Extraction?

If you have a painful tooth, you go to the dentist and they will take an x-ray. The dentist tells you that the decay is so […]
June 22, 2022

Reinfected Root Canal: Why It Happened and What To Do

Getting a root canal typically lasts for a lifetime. However, some conditions can lead to reinfection of the treated tooth. When this happens, you may experience […]
June 21, 2022

How Do You Know If You Need A Root Canal?

At Innovative Endodontics, we get asked many things by our patients. A common concern question is, “How do you know if you need a root canal?” […]
June 6, 2022

How Long Does A Root Canal Last Without A Crown?

When you get a root canal, you may have instructions to follow up with your dentist to get a crown. Do you really need this procedure? […]