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Posted by: tw1293, 4 years ago
i have severe tooth damage and decay from a mixture of injury overseas and lack of dental care and hygenie admitly so i have not taken care of my teeth the last dentist vist i had...
Henrius
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4 years ago
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Posted by: robert.nadar, 4 years ago
My cousin just had a root canal done in the lower molar teeth , she is having partial numbness in the scalp, face and ear and the entire body.... she cannot feel her hair, ear and...
michael2013
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: inPain, 5 years ago
Five months ago, my second molar on the upper left side broke in half when I bit down into a fried chicken. I had a cavity in that tooth for a long time but I put off having it...
dasergeo
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4 years ago
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Posted by: mbistro, 4 years ago
I had a tooth refilled 3 months ago. I went back to have the filling adjusted because there was overhang, and I could not get the floss through without shredding in two. There was...
Henrius
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: atc855, 4 years ago
Hi I just had a bone graft put in where one of my front teeth was knocked out. The procedure was 2 days ago and when i came home last night I had some white granular powder (Bone...
michael2013
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: 2bamurke, 4 years ago
Hi. My dentist says I have several fillings that need to be replaced. I'm not experiencing any problems with them. Why would they need to be replaced?
jollysmith
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: goofys, 4 years ago
a front tooth veneer broke off, a temp has been tried for 6 weeks and will not adhere, the tooth is starting to get sensative, what are my options at this point when the new veneer...
densture
(Patient)
4 years ago
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Posted by: Terminaato, 4 years ago
For the past ~7 years I have had something inside my gum - on the inner side, between the 1st and 2nd premolar teeth. It's quite small, and only the tip can be seen on the surface....
jollysmith
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: Smiles55, 4 years ago
I have a friend in Shanghai who was given a root canal on an upper canine, with no discussion before hand. She now has to decide if she gets a crown or just a filling. From the...
Dr2uthman
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: djrice.toni, 5 years ago
Hello, I had a RCT done last April 9th, the procedure itself wasn't painful, it was quite comfortable. An Endodontist did the procedure. Couple of days after, my lower lips started...
robert.nadar
(Patient)
4 years ago
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Posted by: Michelle, 4 years ago
I wonder if you can help me. I have just gotten over mumps but I still have extreme pain in my left jaw area which travels along the lower jaw and upper jaw from the hinge to the...
belsky
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: sassyone, 4 years ago
I lost a 30 year old bridge 8 months ago. For insurance reasons I waited until now to have it fixed. I have been advised since I lost so much bone, I need bone grafting and then...
belsky
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: Chappellc431, 4 years ago
For the last couple years I have been getting progressively worsening jaw pain just on my right hand side however experience a lot of clicking on both sides. Sometimes the muscles...
robertanderson
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: amymelon, 4 years ago
I have black/brown lines in all of my molars (top ans bottom). I have no pain and I think they've been there a while. I've never had a cavity before and im a vigilant brusher....
ahmedhassan
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: Nerve1, 4 years ago
The tooth that you can see is an incisor. It is next to an implant but the pain does not seem to be coming from the implant area but from the area of gum around the incisor. Can...
Nerve1
(Patient)
4 years ago
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Posted by: LGnetwt, 4 years ago
I have my canine tooth that has been lead behind my other teeth alignment. I have been terrified of the dentist since when I was a child.. I have an appointment coming up after a...
Henrius
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: RobinDecker, 4 years ago
was put on antibiotic for 10 days. Bottom right molar pulled 10 days later. had dry socket & and was packed with medicated sponge-TWICE. Had to go back & was told my jawbone was...
michael2013
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: MirrorBride, 4 years ago
How likely is it that someone who clenches and grinds hard during the night (not during the day), and has an acrylic night guard, would either lose their teeth or have a tooth die?
MirrorBride
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4 years ago
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Posted by: mustang6, 4 years ago
Three weeks ago i had 4 implants inserted with a denture that fits over them. After the 1st week they were ok but over the easter weekend I felt felt some discomfort from them when...
michael2013
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: dentalpatient, 4 years ago
I had two lower molars extracted 2 days ago and prepped for implants with bone grafts and collagen plugs in each extraction site. About 30 hours after my procedure one of the...
Henrius
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4 years ago
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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, 4 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: 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: 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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6 months ago
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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 , 6 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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1 year ago
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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!
DanielWyatt
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9 months ago
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Posted by: tim5309, 3 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...
bridgesdental
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3 months ago
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Posted by: xoxogabyxoxo, 3 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...
dental101
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1 year ago
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Posted by: becolilt, 5 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...
Charlesrussel
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9 months ago
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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...
Michaelwiener
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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...
bridgesdental
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6 months ago
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Posted by: sharron , 6 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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6 months ago
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Posted by: theruler, 5 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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1 year ago
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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...
Sharky
(Patient)
8 months ago
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Posted by: sylvia , 6 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
(Dentist)
5 years ago
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Posted by: electroneez, 7 months 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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7 months ago
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Posted by: vikings12, 5 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
(Dentist)
3 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.
belsky
(Dentist)
5 years ago
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