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Posted by: thaparsr, 7 years ago
My dentist called me for a routine 6 monthly cleaning. In all my previous cleaning the dentist used the usual hand tolls, air and water spray to clean my teeth. On my last cleaning...
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Posted by: taraskyn, 7 years ago
Should teeth cleaning be covered by NHS? I think it should - http://www.nhs.uk/chq/Pages/985.aspx?CategoryID=74&SubCategoryID=742 Why then My dentist told me today that if I want...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: toothache, 7 years ago
I had a white crown put over my silver crown, and my tooth was file down, but now any time I drink anything hot or cold i get an extreme pain. Is this normal? what can I do to fix...
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Posted by: DoubleYou, 7 years ago
Hi, I have had my before-last upper molar tooth filled four or five years ago, and it's never given me any trouble until now. A couple weeks ago, I started noticing dull pain from...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: elizabth, 7 years ago
3 weeks ago i bit on some hard gum resin on the lower left number 6 molar.Nearly immediately after, I had discomfort that sometimes verges on pain when chewing on that molar.The...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: stephen1, 7 years ago
Teeth whitening are very good reasons which bring millions of people together to the dentist so that you can smile nicely. This is very important process to get a lovely smile on...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: adampk89, 7 years ago
I had my bottom left and top left wisdom teeth removed on Thursday December 12, 2012, it's been 3 days now and I've noticed that the bottom left socket maybe missing the blood...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: MirrorBride, 7 years ago
Let me start by giving a little of my dental background: I've never had a cavity or issue with my teeth or gums. I brush twice a day and floss every day. My dentists have always...
Henrius
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7 years ago
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Posted by: Jada85, 7 years ago
10 days ago i had 2 wisdom teeth removed. one was impacted. After 3 days i had minimal pain...swelling started to go away..no fever..however i had bad breathe and bad taste in my...
Henrius
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7 years ago
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Posted by: JeoggeBelly, 7 years ago
I have visited this site and found that below mentioned site is a best about keeping teeth white. And it has some important dental resources also. • Follow good oral hygiene...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: halessky, 7 years ago
I had my lower left wisdom tooth removed exactly 8 days ago. Before the surgery I was doing a lot of clenching and grinding of my teeth because of the pain. Now when I bite down my...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: boomboom62, 7 years ago
Hi, I had two root canals done on front teeth 3 days ago. These are still sore. However the tooth between theese teeth had a deep filling done a few weeks ago. his tooth has...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: brenda.swafford, 7 years ago
i have a crown that is loose since yesterday can it be re cemented i had a partial made that hooks right on this tooth and i have one on the other side that has come off also can...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: diverdan, 7 years ago
I'm a recovering alcoholic / former two pack a day smoker. On both my right and left 2nd molars I have a cavity a little above and below the gum line. ( today started pain on my...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: lpdkids, 7 years ago
Orthodontic Retainers are appliances made from plastic and stainless steel to custom fit your mouth. They act as a guide to hold your teeth into place after braces are removed. A...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: ShinyMutation, 7 years ago
About 15 years ago I had a root canal done, or so I thought. A couple of years ago, that tooth became infected and was told that I never had a root canal performed on tooth...
Henrius
(Dentist)
7 years ago
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Posted by: christiand, 7 years ago
Hi, Following are few tips which you can do to keep your teeth white: Avoid Coffee, smoking, tobacco, or anything that stains Brushing 3 times a day, (after every meal) will...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: jaseyyy, 7 years ago
Hi, I wanted to change my gray amalgam fillings to white ones. I have one in each side of my mouth so that'd be like 4 "shots" of anesthesia right? Well, I was wondering if that...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: will306, 7 years ago
Okay looking for some advice, our son has an abscess in his molar (milk tooth), the tooth was repaired with a filling some time ago and ~5 days ago started irritating him, 3 days...
Henrius
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7 years ago
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Posted by: Caca55mwri, 7 years ago
What does it mean when you can't numb tooth pain? The tooth keeps getting worse in the pain scale and not even a pain reliever or numbing gel will work. I've tried salt water and...
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7 years ago
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Posted by: santhu01, 7 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, 9 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, 4 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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Posted by: REH2015, 5 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, 9 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, 3 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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3 years ago
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Posted by: xoxogabyxoxo, 7 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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4 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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3 years ago
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Posted by: penndental, 8 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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7 years ago
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Posted by: Katerine, 4 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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3 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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9 years ago
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Posted by: KBinMI, 8 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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3 years ago
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Posted by: theruler, 9 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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4 years ago
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Posted by: stillwell, 7 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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3 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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8 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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2 years ago
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Posted by: electroneez, 3 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...
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3 years ago
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Posted by: justsmiledental, 8 years ago
This is a laser teeth whitening treatment done in our dental office. Treatment includes cleaning prior to whitening.
belsky
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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