At Pure Gold Professionals in Dentistry, Dr. Terry Vines and his team of professionals welcome patients who are interested in learning about the wide variety of treatment options available at his dental practice. Our dentists work closely with individuals to make sure they have access to the solutions they need, including those that are done to […]

Redlands, CA patients who are told by their dentist that they may require a root canal procedure to save a natural tooth often ask: is it painful to get a root canal? Learn about this and more with the team of Pure Gold Professionals in Dentistry. What is a root canal? Also called endodontic therapy, […]

Tooth damage does not typically occur in one fell swoop. It happens gradually, one layer at a time. This can be advantageous when you keep up with routine dental care. Most of the time, problems can be caught early when dental exams take place every six months. If too much time passes in between these […]

The words “root canal” strike fear in many dental patients. Often painful, these infections begin as small cavities on the outside of the tooth and progress inside the jaw bone to the tooth’s nerve. Often patients in Redlands, CA, come to the dentist with a swollen jaw and in a great deal of pain. The […]

Root canals have an unfairly bad reputation. Known for intense pain and swelling, patients often grimace at even the thought of a root canal. However, it’s not the root canal treatment that causes pain; it’s the infection in the tooth that leaves patients clutching their jaw in fear. To help take the fear out of […]