Dental Emergencies During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has created uncertainty and major changes to our daily lives, including our oral health and dental care. Tennessee, like many other states, is under a shelter in place order. The governor has executed executive orders limiting dental care to emergency-based care until at least April 30, 2020. These orders are intended to…

The Importance of Cone Beam CT for Patient Treatment Recommendations

Your dentist has sent you to an Endodontist for consultation – You’re already nervous because you’re coming into a new office and meeting a new doctor whom you’ve never met. We perform our examination, review the digital radiographs (x-rays) we take and review them with you chairside. Then, we say something like, “Mrs. Jones to…

8 Mistakes You’re Probably Making When You Brush Your Teeth

Are you sure you are brushing correctly?  Read on to learn the most common mistakes!  And thank you for visiting us at Cumberland Endodontics. It’s not exactly a newsflash that one of the most important reasons to brush your teeth is to fight off cavities (not to mention prevent bad breath). But what if the…