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Posted by: dentalOfficegirl, 9 years ago
Hi everyone! My tooth #31 was extracted three days ago. When the swelling went down, I noticed a hard lump in the gum where the tooth was removed. It hurts and sensitive to touch....
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: ttylat4, 9 years ago
I have four missing tooth that have other teeth by them that I want to replace. The dentist said implant might not last very long for me because I am a teeth grinder. I am now...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: 2getridofpain, 9 years ago
My three wisdom teeth were pulled a year ago. My wisdom tooth in the bottom left side came in fine so I kept it. Three months ago, the tooth had a small cavity and the dentist...
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9 years ago
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Posted by: ShyLad, 9 years ago
Dear Doctor, One of my bottom molars were crowned a few years back. Recently, the tooth started to hurt and the dentist performed a root canal treatment on it. He then filled the...
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9 years ago
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Posted by: rabid68, 9 years ago
My second premolar tooth in the bottom left side of my mouth is loose. I don’t know what causes it. I just noticed it today. I had my dental check up five months ago and the...
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(Dentist)
9 years ago
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Posted by: maRcks, 9 years ago
Hi! Four years ago, my braces were removed. I was given retainers, which I wore everyday for two years. I gradually changed to every night then to every other day until it became...
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9 years ago
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Posted by: K2K1PM, 9 years ago
For the past week, I have been experiencing pain in my bottom right first premolar tooth. Yesterday, I went to the dentist because the pain became unbearable and the painkiller did...
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9 years ago
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Posted by: TrishaA, 9 years ago
Dear everyone, My second molar tooth from the top left side was cracked several months ago. Yesterday, I went to the dentist who said I would need a root canal procedure, crown...
Ragnar
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9 years ago
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Posted by: buzlelife, 9 years ago
Dear Doc! Two weeks ago, I had a boil on my gum above one of my teeth. I have a trauma on this tooth when I was a kid. The dentist recommended a root canal. Should I give it try...
Ragnar
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9 years ago
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Posted by: sunnyside, 9 years ago
Dear Doctor, I recently had a crown put on my tooth #19. I noticed a small gap between tooth #18 and #19 and tooth #19 and #20. Food is always trapped in there especially the...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: h0llyh0x, 9 years ago
I have a composite filling on my top molar tooth. Two weeks ago, the tooth broke when I tried to open a bottled soft drinks with my teeth. I went to an emergency dentist who...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: rachies, 9 years ago
Hi there! For the past few weeks, I have been dealing with pain in my next to the last tooth in the lower right. Five days ago, the pain was pretty bad. My lymph node on the right...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: CBT4433, 9 years ago
My seven years old son’s bottom front tooth was pinkish in color. Now, it has turned to purple and it is wiggly. Is this normal for a baby tooth? The gum around this tooth seemed...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: kodaklady, 9 years ago
Hello! My daughter who is two years old has an abscess on one of her two front teeth. When I brought her to the dentist yesterday, I was told the she had some infection in her gum...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: ishbelle, 9 years ago
Hi everyone! My tooth #30 was filled ten months ago. For the past couple of months, the tooth started to hurt to anything cold. The dentist said she would replace the filling....
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: h4ck3r, 9 years ago
Hello! My two top second molar (tooth #2 and #15) were in bad condition. The dentist said tooth #15 can’t be saved anymore and needs to be pulled. He said tooth #2 would need a...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: santan69, 9 years ago
I had a root canal done on one of my top right molars a week ago. Two days later, I started having post nasal drip. Should I be concerned? What’s the reason behind this? Thank you...
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9 years ago
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Posted by: iambutz, 9 years ago
I’m a teeth grinder and have hairline cracks in most of my teeth. I have a large gap between my two front teeth, which I want to fix. I wanted to get braces on but I was worrying...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: gallna, 9 years ago
Hello, I had a root canal done on tooth #19 two years ago. The tooth cracked and the dentist said it needed to be crowned but he would place a post first before putting the crown...
Henrius
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9 years ago
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Posted by: katycathy, 9 years ago
Hello there! When I went to the dentist for my dental cleaning, he said I have a minor cavity, which needed to be filled. When I went in for my “filling” appointment, he had...
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9 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, 8 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 , 10 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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2 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...
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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...
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4 years ago
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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...
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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...
bridgesdental
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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...
dental101
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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...
Sharky
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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, 9 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
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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...
electroneez
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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
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8 years ago
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