Below are some frequently asked questions for Irvine Endodontist Root Canal Specialist Peter D. Cancellier, DDS.  When there is a good prognosis for a long tooth life, try to save your tooth with root canal treatment, retreatment, or root end surgery at Endodontics of Orange County. You will save time, money, and chewing comfort by keeping your natural tooth.

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Q: How do I manage a tooth ache?

Q: What causes tooth pain?

Q: Why would I need Endodontic treatment?

Q: Even though my dentist recommends extraction and a bridge or an implant, should I tell them I want a second opinion?

Q: Is root canal treatment painful?

Q: Does root canal treatment cause illness?

Q: Is extraction cheaper in the long-run?

Q: Is pulling my painful tooth the best alternative to root canal treatment?

Q: Why didn't I know about this pain sooner?

Q: What can I do about stained or discolored teeth?

Q: Is there a way to lighten the color of my dark tooth?

Q: What should I do if a tooth is knocked out?

Q: How can I tell if I have gingivitis or periodontitis (gum disease)?

Q: Why is it important to use dental floss?


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