The Process of a Root Canal and Other Treatments

When we perform a root canal, you will have had an X-ray to see the shape of the root canals, and we check for infection in the nearby bone. You will receive a local anesthetic and a dam will be placed in the area surrounding the tooth to keep it... Read more »

How Does Endodontics Affect Your Smile and Your Oral Health?

As endodontic specialists, our job is saving your natural teeth. When you come to us for treatment, you have a greater chance of keeping your teeth and avoiding having to wear false teeth or tooth replacements, such as bridges, implants, or a removable partial denture. If an infected tooth is... Read more »

What Do You Know About Endodontics?

How often do you visit our endodontist? To ensure that further damage does not occur to the inner workings of a tooth or to add an additional layer of protection to prevent damage from occurring in the future, endodontics is a highly specialized field of dentistry that provides you the... Read more »

Oral Health Wonders: Root Canal Therapy

As endodontics is a branch of dentistry designed to care for the pulp of a tooth and tissues within the root, a root canal therapy can be employed to effectively save a tooth that has been severely broken or damaged. If a tooth has been damaged and the pulp is... Read more »

Additional Information About Endodontics

If you want to give your smile the best possible care, you will need to make sure all aspects of your health are well cared for. One commonly neglected area of your mouth is the inner workings of a tooth. Because your tooth contains nerve endings, connective tissues and blood... Read more »

Got Questions About Root Canal Treatment? Here Are Your Answers

Root canal therapy can seem like a complex treatment, which can lead to many questions. If you have questions about this treatment, our dentist, Dr. William J Kowalski DMD MS LLC, encourages you to ask and find the answers. To help you get started, he is happy to provide the... Read more »

A Knocked-Out Tooth May Require Emergency Endodontic Therapy

A bad fall at home or receiving an injury in the mouth during a sports game or practice can sometimes carry enough force to severely damage or potentially knock out one of your teeth. If a tooth does get knocked out, you can experience significant pain, and you will require... Read more »

If You Have a Bad Filling, Consider Root Canal Therapy

Dental fillings are placed to restore a damaged tooth with full function and prevent health complications following tooth decay. Over time, though, bacteria living in your mouth can attack and weaken the seam between the healthy tooth and the dental filling, eventually infiltrating the area and creating a new dental... Read more »

Welcome to Our New Blog!

Here at William J Kowalski DMD MS LLC, we endeavor to use our new blog as a regular means for publishing valuable content for our community through monthly blog posts. Thanks to the wonders of the Internet, we’re able to further explore some of the most important topics pertaining to... Read more »