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Posted by: CuriousPatient, 8 years ago
I had a root canal about six years ago when I was living at home. I had a new dentist where I am now living suggest I needed a new crown. I had no issues with the tooth or crown. I...
Henrius
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8 years ago
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Posted by: leon.lynch, 8 years ago
ive had tooth ayke for the last 3 days ive had the tooth filled but i still have the pain will it settle down
Henrius
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8 years ago
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Posted by: aminaissa, 8 years ago
I have been wearing braces for about two years now and my dentist says they are due to come off next month. I had one tooth taken out before i got the braces and the dentist who...
Serendipity14
(Patient)
8 years ago
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Posted by: Paullyons, 8 years ago
Hello, I had an appt. with my dentist for a filling on February 14, 2012. After the procedure was completed the numbness wore off except in the left side of my tongue. Also I...
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8 years ago
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Posted by: clutzy78, 8 years ago
Hello all. I have a partial for my top front teeth and one of the teethe broke off when I got jumped. It is a clean break and I still have the tooth. What I am wondering is what...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: lovelaughlove, 9 years ago
Hello everyone! I have read some articles about dental crowns that contain lead. I have had crown for three months now and after reading these articles I started to become...
garryjoe
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8 years ago
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Posted by: petrula.longbottom, 8 years ago
i need to get my gums right...allthough it dosent show that i need braces it really dosent show......... do you think that keeping my mouth closed tightly all the time would help...
petrula.longbottom
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8 years ago
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Posted by: Joycebirdy, 8 years ago
I have a problem with upper dentures. I gag and choke. I have to have a candy in my mouth constantly (atomic balls). I tried the mini 4-pin implant, but the pins broke because I do...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: jonathantrott, 8 years ago
I am a dentist and I am in need of educating my self on different dental issues that people come across. I am planning to get my dental continuing education and I dont want to...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: timbob, 8 years ago
My wife & I are on Social Security now, and when I retired I decided to "self insure"....e.g., I have no dental insurance. But now my dentist is quoting fees for services which...
Henrius
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: usedtodrink, 9 years ago
Hi all, I have had all of my four wisdom teeth removed three weeks ago. They were impacted and the oral surgeon had some difficulty extracting them. About a week ago, I started to...
medident
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: william1126, 8 years ago
The permanent crown I received about 3 weeks ago needed to be filed down during the tap and grind process to the point where the metal is visible on the underside of the crown....
Ragnar
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: susanbraden, 8 years ago
This is an eye-opener! I just wanted to share this picture I found that links diabetes, heart disease, etc., to... GUM disease. Gum disease is apparently way more common than I...
Ragnar
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: jdhlah, 8 years ago
I have what I would think are serious dental problems. I am 29 years old. First my bite is off. Only a couple of my back teeth touch, so an open bite. My main concern are the...
Contident
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: Empress69k, 8 years ago
I just had the most amazing experience in Europe! I had quite a few dental issues and my dentist gave me an estimate here in Florida for about $11.000. I almost fell out of his...
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8 years ago
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Posted by: romeo969, 9 years ago
Hello, I have a TMJ and my dentist gave me a night guard. Ever since I’ve had it, it caused jaw pain and disk displacement. The dentist said it was rocking, which was causing the...
nathanriopelle
(Patient)
8 years ago
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Posted by: babydoll, 8 years ago
i got my tooth pulled 3 days ago besides a dull ache after i eat and rinse with warm salt water thats about as far as pain gose but the extraction area looks infected a little bit...
drb1965
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: Mayvelyne, 8 years ago
I have a TMJ disorder. My dentist wants me to wear an occlusal guard. It’s quite expensive and my insurance does not cover it. Is there an alternative to this that I can buy from...
Ragnar
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: scienceandfaith3, 8 years ago
I have what seems like multiple canker sores along my gumlines.There are a few spots that are very sore right were the tooth meets the gum. They have the appearance of canker...
Ragnar
(Dentist)
8 years ago
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Posted by: shannonstrickland, 8 years ago
Please someone tell me how to help my tongue get UN NUMB...I cant feel my teeth or tongue on the right side for a month now after having wisdom teeth and back molars pulled. I am...
Ragnar
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8 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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3 years ago
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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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1 years ago
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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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5 years ago
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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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4 years ago
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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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1 years ago
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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
(Dentist)
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...
Charlesrussel
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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
(Patient)
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
(Dentist)
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...
bridgesdental
(Dentist)
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...
dental101
(Patient)
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...
Sharky
(Patient)
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
(Dentist)
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...
Jacob_Nate
(Dentist)
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...
electroneez
(Patient)
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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