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Should you visit the Root Canal Specialist or General Dentist for endodontic treatment?

 

The answer to this question simply depends on how much expertise is needed for the successful treatment of your tooth.

Different teeth can pose different challenges and aspects of treatment that might be fairly routine for an endodontist may be quite difficult for a general dentist.

 

Success rates!

Specialty training does influence treatment outcome. As an example, Alley (2004) found a success rate of 98% for routine root canal treatment when it was performed by endodontists. This number fell to 90% for cases treated by general practitioners.

Research has shown that treatment provided by endodontists (root canal specialists) has a higher success rate than that provided by general dentists.

Call us now to schedule an appointment for a consultation.

Orange County’s Premier Root Canal Specialist – OC Dental Specialties of Laguna Hills
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Orange County's Premier Root Canal Specialist

At OC Dental Specialties, the endodontics office of Amir S. Mohseni DDS, we are committed to providing all of our patients with a comfortable and positive experience. We pride ourselves in providing the highest standard of professional endodontic care utilizing state-of-the-art-technologies which include digital x-rays, diagnostic testing, profound local anesthetics, oral and inhalation anxiolytics, and microscopic surgical and non-surgical techniques.