Welcome to East Coast Endodontics

East Coast Endodontics is an Endodontic (Root Canal) Speciality Practice
serving the Greater Richmond, VA area.

East Coast Endodontics is your gentle, caring Richmond, VA endodontic practice. Your comfort and treatment are our top priorities, and Dr. Jesse Harris and his friendly staff use state-of-the-art technology, innovative techniques and modern anesthesia practices to provide painless, expert root canals in a peaceful atmosphere.

East Coast Endodontics is a practice limited to endodontics located in Richmond, VA. This means that root canals is all we do, all day, every day…your root canal is our primary focus. Dr. Harris specializes in all aspects of endodontics from conventional root canal therapy, root canal retreatments, cracked teeth, traumatic injuries, and apical surgery.

East Coast Endodontics offers Richmond, Virginia and Hanover County the highest quality root canals and root canal therapies.

We look forward to providing superior service in a serene, fun, and professional atmosphere.
To schedule an appointment, please contact us at: 804.559.3636.

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Drinking Water for Dental Health

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It is common knowledge that the human body is mostly water. As such, it makes perfect sense that drinking water is great for your health. When you are hydrated, all…

A young woman rubs her jaw, which is in pain due to a root canal complication.

Root Canal Infections & Other Complications

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With modern technology and the right expertise, root canals are as convenient and comfortable as a common filling. Although endodontic treatments are completely successful the majority of the times, patients…

A female patient rubs her jaw, which still hurts after a root canal.

Why Your Tooth (Still) Hurts After A Root Canal

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Patients sometimes ask, “Why does my tooth hurt after a root canal?” It is a reasonable question. Today, root canal procedures are virtually painless. It can be a little disarming…

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Cracked Tooth Symptoms to Watch

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Cracking a tooth is, unfortunately, much more common than many patients expect. Although dental injuries are common when participating in activities like contact sports or anything else that might result…

Thank you so much for your exceptional care and concern during my root canal. I appreciate your efficient, knowledgeable, and professional work.


Outstanding service from the check in to the back. I actually expected much, much more pain and was impressed that the pain was minimal. Relaxed atmosphere.

Mary T

My experience with Dr. Harris and his team has been fantastic! I had to get an emergency root canal just days before Christmas and Dr. Harris was kind enough to take my appointment with less than a day’s notice. The procedure went great and I was very happy with the results and service.

Parth J

Your office is bright, cheerful and tastefully decorated. The staff is exceptionally talented. Billing department is well informed with regard to insurance carriers and eligible coverages. My root canal was painless and performed in a timely manner. Very pleased and, Thank you!

Jerome C

You all are so friendly and go that extra step to make sure I was comfortable. I love that you have the sunglasses for the patients to wear and ask several times during the procedure if everything was ok. Thank you so much and keep up the great work!

Jerry L

Great experience. No pain!! Your office is beautifully decorated, clean and love the music. I will definitely be telling people how great the experience is. I also feel like you have the latest technology. Thanks!

Karen M

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Download this app to ensure you have the information you need in the event of a dental trauma. It acts as a useful medical guide, describing what actions to take at the scene of a dental accident.



ADA-symptom-checkerADA Dental Symptom Checker

The American Dental Association’s Dental Symptom Checker is a new app designed to help you maintain your oral health. The Symptom Checker can help you understand symptoms you may be experiencing and relate them to possible conditions.