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Posted by: markblake121, 10 months 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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Posted by: Micaylarose1015, 10 months 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...
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10 months ago
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Posted by: momof5, 10 months 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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Posted by: Jayara1236, 1 year 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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Posted by: isabella.byrne, 11 months 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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11 months ago
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 11 months 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: Jacob_Nate, 11 months 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: terrifiedandscared, 1 year ago
Hi, I probably have the highest form of phobia towards dentists and have succumbed to the fact that I must seek one soon. Due to my periodontal disease, tooth loss and an eroding...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: alphabeta, 6 years ago
Hi there! I have a habit of drinking cold water right after I finish my coffee in the morning. My mom said this is harmful to the teeth. The combination of hot and cold water can...
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Posted by: Myclinique, 3 years ago
"""A friendly, relaxed approach Some of the most experienced dental and cosmetic professionals in the industry Impartial advice that helps you make the important decisions More...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: WilliamBlalock, 1 year ago
Hi, I was too afraid to proceed with root canal therapy. I believed it to be very painful. But one of my mates told me that, it's not such an headache to have a root canal. And...
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Posted by: itsJazz, 2 years ago
I was playing dentist yesterday and found this fella sticking out from the back of my mouth. At first I thought it was a rather large tonsillolith, but it isn't connected or in my...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: ranjo77, 1 year ago
Hi, I would like to know how long you can wait between getting a build up and then getting the crown.
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1 year ago
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Posted by: ltarunkumarv, 1 year ago
I found cavity in my two teeth, i asked two doctor, one said u have 2 do filling in four tooth & have 2 do surgery in last two tooth, & the other doctor said u have 2 do filling in...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: JackBourne, 1 year ago
Recently my local dentist closed down. Has anybody got any recommendations for a new one?
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1 year ago
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Posted by: Susanag, 1 year ago
My 17th year old needs a root canal on tooth #15. His dentist recommended that he have that tooth extracted instead of the root canal. He said the wisdom tooth would grow down and...
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Posted by: iamraquel, 1 year ago
Good day! Tanong ko lang po binunot po yung yung molar teeth ko 6months ago. Delikado po ba na may natirang ngipin dahil hindi naubos nang dentist nang bunot? Nagkapus po cya....
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Posted by: bridgesdental, 1 year ago
Generally, most of the people use oil pulling, paste of Baking soda and lemon as natural treatment to whiten their teeth. But excessive use of these remedies can strip your teeth...
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Posted by: robbieblaylock, 1 year ago
a filling on my 1st molar came loose somehow and I didn't know about it. When I had my recent dental xrays the decay developed so bad it's gone down to the bone line and the...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: Katerine, 1 year 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...
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Posted by: santhu01, 4 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, 6 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, 5 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, 1 year 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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Posted by: REH2015, 2 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 , 7 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, 6 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, 10 months 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...
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9 months ago
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Posted by: xoxogabyxoxo, 4 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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Posted by: becolilt, 6 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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Posted by: penndental, 5 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...
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4 years ago
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Posted by: Katerine, 1 year 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...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: sharron , 7 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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6 years ago
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Posted by: KBinMI, 5 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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Posted by: theruler, 6 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...
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Posted by: stillwell, 4 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...
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Posted by: sylvia , 7 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...
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5 years ago
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Posted by: electroneez, 1 year 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...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: vikings12, 6 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...
belsky
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4 years ago
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Posted by: justsmiledental, 5 years ago
This is a laser teeth whitening treatment done in our dental office. Treatment includes cleaning prior to whitening.
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5 years ago
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