Much is known about the effect of systemic disease on oral health. Common diseases such as diabetes, herpes, cancer, osteoporosis, hypertension (high blood pressure), asthma, sinus troubles, and even pregnancy can have both direct and indirect effects on oral health....

ROOT CANALS- What Are They?

Many people come into the office without any understanding of endodontic (root canal ) therapy. I am often asked the following questions: Why do I need root canal treatment? Does that mean that I have to get the roots removed? After having a root canal, I had to have...