Endodontics Ocean County
Thank you for your interest in Advanced Endodontic Associates, PA . We are specialist members of the American Association of Endodontists. We look forward to being of service to you. Our expert team, led by respected endodontic specialist Dr. Zohn, Dr. Berger, Dr. Apolito, and Dr. Thai, includes an experienced endodontic staff. We provide the highest standard of professional care in a friendly, comfortable environment. By referring you to our office, your dentist has shown their concern that you receive the finest endodontic care possible. Our goal is to provide unsurpassed quality in a compassionate environment of professionalism and clinical excellence. We hope to exceed your expectations. Advanced Endodontic Associates, PA has three offices located in Ocean, Freehold and Red Bank which are conveniently located in and near Ocean County.
Endodontics Ocean County
Today’s advanced endodontic treatments and materials can give you a healthier, more complete smile that can last you a lifetime. Your Ocean County Endodontist, Dr. Zohn, Dr. Berger, Dr. Apolito, and Dr. Thai, can help revitalize and maintain your teeth and gums, giving you the smile you’ve always wanted. Advanced Endodontic Associates, PA provide complete Endodontic care and can give you the smile you want using:
- Root Canals
- Endodontic Retreatments
- and Endodontic treatment for Traumatic Injuries as well as Cracked Teeth .
Root Canal Ocean CountyA root canal is one of the most common dental procedures performed, well over 14 million every year. This simple treatment can save your natural teeth and prevent the need of dental implants or bridges. At the center of your tooth is pulp. Pulp is a collection of blood vessels that helps to build the surrounding tooth. Infection of the pulp can be caused by trauma to the tooth, deep decay, cracks and chips, or repeated dental procedures. Symptoms of the infection can be identified as visible injury or swelling of the tooth, sensitivity to temperature or pain in the tooth and gums. If you experience any of these symptoms, your dentist will most likely recommend non-surgical treatment to eliminate the diseased pulp. Advanced Endodontic Associates, PA provides root canal therapyto Ocean County and surrounding areas.
Apicoectomy Ocean CountyGenerally, a root canal is all that is needed to save teeth with injured pulp from extraction. Occasionally, this non-surgical procedure will not be sufficient to heal the tooth and your endodontist will recommend surgery. Endodontic surgery can be used to locate fractures or hidden canals that do not appear on x-rays but still manifest pain in the tooth. Damaged root surfaces or the surrounding bone may also be treated with this procedure. The most common surgery used to save damaged teeth is an apicoectomyor root-end resection.
What is an Apicoectomy?
The video on the right illustrates this simple procedure. An incision is made in the gum tissue to expose the bone and surrounding inflamed tissue. The damaged tissue is removed along with the end of the root tip. A root-end filling is placed to prevent reinfection of the root and the gum is sutured. The bone naturally heals around the root over a period of months restoring full function. Advanced Endodontic Associates, PA provides Endodontic Surgeryto Ocean County and surrounding areas.
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