Dentists in your Area:
, 22182
Distance: 24.9 Miles
Frederick, 21701
Distance: 25.0 Miles
Rockville, 20850
Distance: 25.5 Miles
Rockville, 20852
Distance: 28.3 Miles
Falls Church, 22044
Distance: 30.4 Miles
Silver Spring, 20904
Distance: 37.3 Miles
Hagerstown, 21740
Distance: 40.2 Miles
Laurel, 20707-5000
Distance: 41.9 Miles
Ellicott City, 21042-3607
Distance: 44.1 Miles
Ellicott City, 21042-2801
Distance: 45.5 Miles
start your health research here
Search Checkdent
dental-videos
DENTAL FORUM
Got something to ask a dentist? Want to share experiences with other patients? Need a second opinion? Checkdent’s Dental Forum is an open platform for patients and dentists to share experiences, questions, opinions and advice about dental health issues. You keep the internet alive. With your posts and through your networking you make an important contribution to good health for everyone!
Search Forum
Forum for Users & Dentists
 
Last Reply By
Replies
Views
Posted by: BrianJow, 8 years ago
Hi all, I notice when I brush my teeth my gums are starting to recede. Is this gingivitis? And, if so how do you get rid of it? Thanks a lot, Brian
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
4
563
Posted by: palpal, 8 years ago
My pal has had extensive tooth work done for some time now. Implants on one side, and now a bridge on another. Background: My pal also trends towards a natural solution as...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
1
479
Posted by: bevmarkw, 8 years ago
Help. I had 6 crowns done at the front nearly 20 years ago. Due to some gum disease they are now starting to protrude and there is a gap between my front teeth (not previously...
Diana123
(Dentist)
8 years ago
4
440
Posted by: ohdear123, 8 years ago
Hello, I have been flossing alot, ever since my dentist said I should do it at least once a day, but after eating is also beneficial. She also said the back gap on the upper teeth...
justsmiledental
(Dentist)
8 years ago
3
545
Posted by: jimhassel, 8 years ago
Hi every one here i got some tips which can help to stay away from Bad Breath. 1. Clean your mouth thoroughly and regularly. 2. Clean your tongue. 3. Choose your gum carefully. 4....
Contident
(Dentist)
8 years ago
2
325
Posted by: Ryansmom, 8 years ago
Ouch! 2 years ago I needed a root canal in my lower right canine due to a dead tooth. A few weeks ago, I started having a mild throb in the tooth behind it, especially after I...
Ryansmom
(Patient)
8 years ago
2
344
Posted by: Louisa, 8 years ago
As I can remember, the last time I went to a dental clinic was during my elementary life. The operation I have encountered was the pulling out of my tooth. And it wasn't...
Ryansmom
(Patient)
8 years ago
4
312
Posted by: barriebubba, 8 years ago
I had a crown put in last fall, I now need a root canal. The 2 options the dentist gave me were to drill through the crown, or saw off the crown, do the root canal, and put in a...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
1
339
Posted by: yukii007, 8 years ago
I had my upper wisdom tooth extracted about 2 weeks ago. I had a dry socket and it was packed with gel. It been healing well for a about a week. The past 10 days their is a gurgle...
Serendipity14
(Patient)
8 years ago
2
714
Posted by: centralpain, 8 years ago
Hi, My face swelled up like a balloon with bruising around my jowls and under my eyes after a gum grafting surgery I had done 3 weeks ago. The dentist took out the packing and the...
gclaerbaut
(Patient)
8 years ago
1
1811
Posted by: theactor, 9 years ago
Hello! I was born with slightly yellowish and sensitive teeth. I want to make them whiter without making my already sensitive teeth more sensitive. I’ve heard bleaching make teeth...
justsmiledental
(Dentist)
8 years ago
8
3096
Posted by: imjuztpeachy, 8 years ago
For the last ten years my teeth have been broken off at or below the gum liner or had fallen or been pulled outand I have not been able to eat properly.I also know there is an...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
1
538
Posted by: Henrius, 8 years ago
How does one choose a good dentist? Sadly, it seems patients rarely choose wisely. The first mistake is choosing one from one insurance company list, which often reads like a...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
0
588
Posted by: europe98789, 8 years ago
Hello, I have a question about my gums and teeth. I have been using dipping tobacco for the last 4 years and I have just recently noticed something abnormal. The gums on the...
Serendipity14
(Patient)
8 years ago
3
650
Posted by: systematic, 8 years ago
Dear experts, I was eating some crisps (potato chips) today when I felt something go loose between two of my front-right teeth. Upon inspection it looked like a tiny piece of...
dranusmith
(Dentist)
8 years ago
1
694
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
13
2231
Posted by: cecilejoy, 8 years ago
I had 2 exams recently. My long-term, yet expensive dentist saw nothing out of the ordinary except for an area, lingual side, between 1st & 2nd molar where I had been scraping at...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
3
672
Posted by: mandy78, 8 years ago
I had an abscessed tooth (#8 front tooth with porcelian crown) a couple weeks ago during the weekend. A lot of pain and swelling. I went to the dentist that did the crown in...
mandy78
(Patient)
8 years ago
2
3072
Posted by: rockwill, 8 years ago
I have lots of dental problems at the dentist every 2 months, fixing fillings and other problems, can this have an effect on your overall health as I get sick quickly with flu and...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
2
801
Posted by: pineaplle, 8 years ago
the gums under one of my teeth is really hurting. it looks like another tooth is coming out, but there is another spot that looks like it right on my cheek. it looks yellow and...
Serendipity14
(Patient)
8 years ago
4
818
Most discussed posts:
 
Last Reply By
Replies
Views
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...
BharatKatarmal
(Dentist)
1 months ago
47
1052
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...
Jacob_Nate
(Dentist)
1 years ago
41
5462
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...
wilduser
(Patient)
3 years ago
38
3231
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.
bridgecreekoutreach
(Dentist)
1 years ago
34
968
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...
Henrius
(Dentist)
5 years ago
28
1358
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....
dental101
(Patient)
4 years ago
27
5153
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!
Jacob_Nate
(Dentist)
1 years ago
26
4078
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
(Dentist)
3 years ago
24
447
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
(Patient)
4 years ago
23
898
Posted by: becolilt, 9 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
(Patient)
3 years ago
20
2491
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
(Patient)
7 years ago
20
2144
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
(Dentist)
3 years ago
20
744
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...
sharron
(Patient)
9 years ago
17
5515
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...
bridgesdental
(Dentist)
3 years ago
17
3096
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...
dental101
(Patient)
4 years ago
16
3433
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...
Sharky
(Patient)
3 years ago
16
853
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
(Dentist)
8 years ago
15
5611
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...
Jacob_Nate
(Dentist)
2 years ago
14
2424
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...
electroneez
(Patient)
3 years ago
14
623
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
13
2231
 
loading