Your Questions

Who is an Endodontist

or Root Canal Specialist?

Why do I need a Root Canal?

Will it hurt to have a Root Canal?

What should I  expect?

What makes you different from other     Endodontists?

Why not just pull the tooth?

Root Canal Treatment is

Safe and Effective


Internet claims that root canal treatment causes cancer or other health problems are unfounded. Decades of research—and millions of successful treatments annually—prove that endodontic treatment is safe and effective.

Further information regarding the safety of root canal treatment from the

American Association of Endodontists:

Focal Infection Theory Fact Sheet 

The history of focal infection and research showing

that there is no valid, scientific evidence linking Endodontically treated teeth and systemic disease.

Myths About Root Canals and Root Canal Pain

Explains the safety and effectiveness of root canal


Tooth Saving Tips

Explains why saving a tooth should always be the first choice for the greatest health and cosmetic results.


GIG HARBOR ENDODONTICS   5122 Olympic Dr. NW, Suite B-101 Gig Harbor, WA 98335 Phone: 253-851-5544

PORT ORCHARD ENDODONTICS  1730 Pottery Avenue, Suite 200 Port Orchard, WA 98366 Phone: 360-443-2424


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