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Posted by: bradleyheathhays, 2 years ago
I'm helping my mother decide between porcelain and acrylic for her first set of dentures and we're concerned with how durable porcelain dentures are. Other than when dropped, how...
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Posted by: pentel, 8 years ago
Good day everyone! I had my teeth cleaned this morning and now, they hurt so bad. I already took painkiller but it's not of much help. It is also painful when I drink cold. Have...
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Posted by: sudip762, 2 years ago
There are a variety of dental problems and we might not be able to know them all. We only know how it feels when we have toothache or when we feel pain in the teeth or gums. We can...
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 2 years ago
Having braces doesn’t mean you have to wear noticeable metal brackets and wires. Many of today’s braces are designed to provide patients a more attractive, less evident alternative...
bridgesdental
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Posted by: lacie001, 2 years ago
I have two questions... I had a full mouth perio probe done and my molars had a few (probably around 6) 4's and one 5. Everything else was 3's and 2's with 1's on my front teeth....
Henrius
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2 years ago
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Posted by: Susanag, 2 years ago
Yesterday my son had a deep cavity in his upper second molar. It took dentist awhile to get it all drilled out and he had a few shots of pain meds. Today he doesn't have any pain...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: Angl3brt, 2 years ago
I have had pain on the bottom right side of my mouth for the last 4 days, pain increases when pressure is applied but it has been a constant ache. I went to the dentist yesterday...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: honeybren, 2 years ago
I have full dentures. Both uppers and lowers have soft "gums". I also have osteoporosis and bronchiectisis (COPD). The COPD meds destroy bone and the osteoporosis semi-annual...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: bridgesdental, 2 years ago
There are numerous types of dental treatments to improve your smile: Dental Bonding: When patients have teeth that are misshapen or do not match up well, a cosmetic dentist may...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: LynaeLove11, 2 years ago
i got one of my molers taken out 2 days ago, and have been experiencing inconsistent pain in the extraction site. When i look in the mirror i can see that it is dark, but when i...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: zabulun, 2 years ago
Hello, I am a 48 year old male, as I am need of a second opinion and I am need of full mouth restoration, 98% in implant; as I was advised by my Dentist that its recommend to get...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: babble, 2 years ago
Dentist said that I have cavities in Tooth 12 and 13; can this wait for 10-11 months? without causing too much damage?
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2 years ago
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Posted by: corygreen, 2 years ago
Do I have options? I'm a young college kid, I don't have $6,000 laying around but it is getting harder for me to chew. I would be very grateful if someone can give me advice on the...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: tim5309, 2 years ago
I cannot determine the offending cause of this current chronic soreness on the dorsal (top) surface of the tongue near the midline groove. This started out with visible...
bridgesdental
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Posted by: markblake121, 2 years ago
A dental cavity, also called caries, are permanently damaged areas in your teeth that develop into tiny holes. If left untreated, cavities can result in further dental problems...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: Micaylarose1015, 2 years ago
I went to my cleaning a few weeks ago and I had a different hygienist than I usually have. This hygienist was extremely rough on my teeth while using those scrapey tools. My whole...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: momof5, 2 years ago
I am a domestic violence survivor and in desperate need of dental work. I am a single mom of 5, college student and just lost my job due to being self conscious about my...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: Jayara1236, 2 years ago
Quite a awhile back (1-3 years ago) I ended up having to get some fillings done. Among others, I had 2 composite fillings done on the same side on my last 2 right molars. (So that...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: isabella.byrne, 2 years ago
I got my braces removed about 6 hours ago and received my clear plastic retainers 1 hour ago. My orthodontist gave the 'all clear,' saying it looked and fitted fine. However, upon...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 2 years ago
Gum disease is an inflammation of the gum line that can progress to affect the bone that surrounds and supports your teeth. The three stages of gum disease, from least to most...
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Posted by: santhu01, 6 years ago
Dental Oral Health: Do you have that an unhealthy mounth, especially those with gum disease can aggravate existing heart problem. Freshness and hygiene of teeth and gums definitely...
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Posted by: johnny30, 8 years ago
Heres a simple question thats been bugging me for quite a while now, I never really had the opportunity to ask it! When is the best time to brush your teeth? Is it before you eat...
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Posted by: California, 7 years ago
I just read an interview with Dr. Hall of Dentavac in Costa Rica in a retirement blog and I just wanted to share with you what he said when asked what he said when a patient had a...
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Posted by: dental101, 3 years ago
I am asking this one on behalf of a good friend. She wants to know if there is a recommended diet for those who want to maintain a good dental health.
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1 year ago
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Posted by: REH2015, 4 years ago
I had multiple extractions done 2 days ago, prescribed clindamycin. There's lots of pain, and the extraction sites have a yellow color tissue. Does this look normal or should I be...
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Posted by: emhof , 9 years ago
Hello, I have a very, very severe fear of dentists and, for a long time, have been looking for a dentist specializing in patients with such anxieties who can take care of me....
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Posted by: lehcarssim, 8 years ago
I was wondering if anyone had suggestions for toothpastes and mouthwashes for sensitive teeth? My teeth are especially sensitive to hot and cold. Thanks in advance!
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Posted by: tim5309, 2 years ago
I cannot determine the offending cause of this current chronic soreness on the dorsal (top) surface of the tongue near the midline groove. This started out with visible...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: xoxogabyxoxo, 6 years ago
Okay so I have two cavities, one on my left side of my bottom teeth and on my right side...they have become deep and now I cant chew on my right side because it hurts so much..its...
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3 years ago
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Posted by: becolilt, 8 years ago
Hello all, I have yellow teeth growing up and I have noticed that they have discolored even more with my braces on. I had my braces put on about ten months ago. I brush my teeth...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: penndental, 7 years ago
My mother lost a tooth and the post came out with the crown so there was nothing to reattach it to. She is having a dental implant put in now and she was going to go to the...
Michaelwiener
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6 years ago
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Posted by: Katerine, 3 years ago
My daughter likes to watch DIY videos . Now she came with idea that she can whiten her teeth with soda powder and lemon. I am worried that it would damage her enamel. she is only...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: sharron , 9 years ago
Good evening, I have a somewhat strange question: The problem is that I’m experiencing a pulling sensation in my entire upper row of teeth, the left incisor in particular! I...
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8 years ago
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Posted by: KBinMI, 7 years ago
I had a permanent crown put on one of my lower molars (#30) in December, and my dentist shaved down the healthy opposing upper molar to fix the bite (the crown was way too high...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: theruler, 8 years ago
I've got cracking noise whenever I yawn or chew. I also have ringing in the ear but not too often. For the past few weeks, I kept having lightheadedness whenever I wake up. Could...
dental101
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3 years ago
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Posted by: stillwell, 6 years ago
hello, my name is krysta, and i noticed the back of my front teeth are slightly rotting, my family has a history of gum problems, i dont hae insurince and im not sure what to do, i...
Sharky
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2 years ago
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Posted by: sylvia , 9 years ago
Hello, If I had not come to my wits’ end, I wouldn’t turn to you with the following detailed long story. But maybe you have some advice for me? A total of 17 (!) physicians...
DTStudyClub
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7 years ago
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Posted by: vikings12, 8 years ago
My wife had a gum graft for one of her front top two teeth. She said it was a pedical graft. She was in surgery for 5 hours and had around 20 stitches. She went in today, 10...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: electroneez, 2 years ago
Greetings, You answered the following : http://www.checkdent.com/en/thread/terrified-4-cysts-please-help-2690.html 1. You said & asked ....."PRETTY HARD TO BELIEVE YOU HAVE 4...
electroneez
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2 years ago
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Posted by: justsmiledental, 7 years ago
This is a laser teeth whitening treatment done in our dental office. Treatment includes cleaning prior to whitening.
belsky
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7 years ago
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