Root canal options

Root Canal

What is the difference between the nerve in a tooth and the pulp in a tooth? The nerve and the pulp in a tooth are one and the same thing. Dentists call the living tissue in the center of a tooth, “pulp tissue” or “pulp”, for short. The pulp has both nerves and blood vessels. … Read more

Root canals – yes or no?

root canal procedure

What is the difference between the nerve in a tooth and the pulp in a tooth? The nerve and the pulp in a tooth are one and the same thing. Dentists call the living tissue in the center of a tooth, pulp tissue or pulp, for short. The pulp has both nerves and blood vessels. … Read more