Root canal facts

Root canal facts

Here at KentEndo the team are constantly looking to ensure that you have the necessary information prior to starting root canal treatment. In this month’s blogs the team look at some key root canal treatment facts. Root canal treatment is used to remove nerves from the pulp of a tooth. The root canal is the […]
Three factors that affect root canal success

Three factors that affect root canal success.

When you have an infection present in a tooth, it is important to remove it as quickly as possible to prevent the infection spreading and to reduce the risk of losing the tooth. A root canal treatment can help by removing the infection, preventing further decay and restoring the health of the tooth for the […]
Frequently asked questions about root canals

Frequently asked questions about root canals

Have you been told by your dentist that you require root canal treatment? In this month’s blog we aim to answer some of the most commonly asked questions about root canal treatment. What is root canal treatment? Root canal treatment is required when the pulp of a tooth becomes inflamed or infected. If left untreated, […]
My experience of Root Canal Treatment

My experience of Root Canal Treatment

Following my root canal treatment last month, I wanted to blog my thoughts on it and hopefully  help to reassure those people with reservations about root canal treatment that it is definitely worth giving it a go. I first attended my regular dentist with some pain when biting down. They took x-rays and explained that […]
The dos and don’ts of good oral hygiene

The dos and don’ts of good oral hygiene

We all know the basics of good oral hygiene dictate that you should brush your teeth twice a day and attend for regular dental appointments. In this blog the team at KentEndo will go beyond these basics of dental care to ensure that you keep your teeth healthy following root canal treatment. Do: Go beyond […]
5 common myths about root canal treatment

5 common myths about root canal treatment

There is plenty of information available about root canal treatment but finding correct information can prove more of a challenge. From outdated facts to unproven theories, we look to dispel five rumours and myths that surround root canal treatment. Root canal treatment is painful. It is 2024! Modern technologies and medicines mean that now having […]
The Causes of Root Resorption and its Endodontic Remedies

The Causes of Root Resorption and its Endodontic Remedies

Despite how it sounds, root resorption is quite a common condition among those who’ve had some oral injury or infection. This condition, however, cannot be avoided, as it can harm your oral health and cause further problems with your teeth and gums. The KentEndo dentists’ can treat root resorption and because of how common this […]
Mouth Cancer

Mouth Cancer Action Month

Our mouth helps us to breathe, talk, eat and swallow. We rely on it for so many different things, but sadly each year over 8,800 people are diagnosed with some form of mouth cancer. Although mouth cancer can affect anyone, there are several key lifestyle factors that can increase your likelihood of developing the disease. […]
Dental Pulp

Dental Pulp

Are you wondering what a pulpotomy is? Perhaps you came across the term when searching your particular symptoms, or you saw it in literature at your dentist’s surgery. However, you came across the term, KentEndo is here with the answers to your questions. What is Tooth Pulp? Underneath their hard exterior, teeth have several softer […]
Root canal treatment

Risks of root canal treatment

Root canal treatment is an extremely common and predictable procedure. When performed by a highly qualified and experienced dentist, success rates for this procedure are extremely high. Root canal treatment is used to remove inflamed or infected pulp from a tooth, restoring a tooth’s function and saving the tooth. But, as with any medical or […]