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radicular – refers to tooth root

radiograph – also known as an x-ray, image of bone and tooth structures produced through exposure to ionizing radiation

reimplantation – reinsertion of tooth into its socket following trauma that partially or completely removed it

reline – resurfacing of the tissue side of a removable denture to correct issue with fit

resin – material used in dental restorations and other dental treatments

resorption – loss of bone or structure

retainer – appliance used to ensure teeth do not return to prior misaligned state following orthodontic treatment

root – portion of the tooth that attaches the tooth into the gums and socket

root canal – pulp cavity inside the tooth root

root canal therapy – treatment of disease or injury to tooth pulp, generally involves the removal of part or all of the pulp and replacement with inert material

root planing – procedure used in the treatment of periodontal disease, involves deep cleaning of teeth at the roots to remove calculus and other substances

rubber dam – latex sheet used to isolate part of the mouth from saliva and potential contaminants during surgery

Evanston Dental Office

Dentist in Evanston, IL

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Convenient Office Hours

Monday: 8:30a - 5:30p
Tuesday: 8:30a - 5:30p
Wednesday: 9:00a - 5:00p
or 10:00a - 7:00p
Thursday: 1:30p - 7:30p
Friday: 9:30a - 3:30p, by appointment
Saturday: Emergency only

Our Address

1601 Sherman Avenue Suite 400
Evanston, IL 60201

(847) 328-1180
Info@KruegerDental.com


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