• edentulous – term meaning “without teeth”
  • enamel – hard tissue exterior of a tooth, covers the dentin
  • endodontics – dental field concerned with care and treatment of tooth pulp and associated areas
  • endodontist – dental specialist focused on treating disease and injuries of the tooth pulp and associated areas
  • epidemiology – the scientific study of disease incidence and prevalence in a population
  • equilibration – reshaping bite surfaces of teeth to correct an imbalance, also known as occlusal adjustment
  • eruption – protrusion of teeth through gums
  • evulsion/avulsion – removal of a tooth from socket due to trauma
  • excision – removal of tissue or bone through surgical means
  • exodontia – dental extraction
  • exostosis – bone overgrowth
  • extraoral – refers to the area outside the oral cavity
  • extracoronal – refers to the area outside the crown of a tooth
  • extraction – removal of a tooth
  • exudate – material containing fluid, cells, and/or debris caused by necrosis or inflammation
  • eyeteeth – common term for cuspid or “canine” teeth

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  • Exploring Endodontic Retreatment | Endodontist Near Me

    Understanding Endodontic Retreatment Endodontic retreatment, also known as root canal retreatment, is a procedure performed to address infections that may reoccur in a previously treated tooth. While root canal treatment is generally successful in eliminating infections and preserving the natural tooth, there are instances where retreatment becomes necessary to maintain oral health. When is Endodontic…

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  • Fruit Juice & Your Teeth: A Message From Your Dentist | Endodontist in Ocean

    Don’t be fooled by the label “100 percent fruit juice.” Drinks advertised in this way might seem like a healthy choice, but these drinks may be doing more harm than good. In fact, fruit juices contain sugar that can lead to tooth decay. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently reevaluated their recommendations for allowing small children to consume fruit juice. Here’s…

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  • 6 Harmful Habits That Affect Your Teeth | Endodontist Ocean NJ

    Nearly everyone has at least one habit that they wish they could break. Did you know that some of them can affect your oral health? Here are a few common habits and tips for how to break them. 1. Nail Biting  Why it’s harmful: Your dental health may suffer from nail biting by possibly chipping…

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