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Posted by: jansmith, 4 years ago
Dear Jansmith ! If your teeth are perfectly healthy, 0,5mm enamel will be abraded off the surface. There will be some enamel left on the tooth. In addition, it will be...
sherenejancez
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1 month ago
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Posted by: jansmith, 4 years ago
yes, my teeth are healthy i just want to have a perfect smile well, who doesn't! just want to know if it'll affect my teeth using Porcelain Veneers.. i'll definitely need some...
sherenejancez
(Patient)
1 month ago
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Posted by: lehcarssim, 5 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! Dear...
DanielWyatt
(Dentist)
1 month ago
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Posted by: Nicolehendricks, 1 years ago
Hi, I have a canine tooth that has been pushed up , i am aware that it is because there is not enough space in my mouth for it to move down. I would like to know if an...
Contident
(Dentist)
1 years ago
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Posted by: grlmode, 1 years ago
At an oral surgeons office for extractions, oral surgeons has higher prices. I know discount plans have just 20% discount, but that's not enough. I don't have dental insurance....
Wandres
(Patient)
1 years ago
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Posted by: sdymyms6, 1 years ago
i have a permanent upper bridge attached from teeth 12 13 14 on left and 3 4 5 on right the bridge is about 10 yrs old i have had constant problems with abscess and infection in...
Contident
(Dentist)
1 years ago
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Posted by: Brenda7458, 1 years ago
60 yo female with cold sensitive #15 . Referred to endodontist for root canal. 1/2 root canal completed & told to return in 1 wk to complete. Tooth broke at gum line. Referred...
Contident
(Dentist)
1 years ago
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Posted by: mary1964, 2 years ago
Upper left molar (second to last) needs to be pulled. The back molar needs a crown and the one in front of the tooth to be pulled has a large filling. Given the shape of these...
Henrius
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: Charles24, 2 years ago
Which product will be most effective in remineralizing anterior teeth. I have been using both GC MI Paste and Prevident 5000 Booster Plus. Thanks. MI Paste offers clinicians and...
Henrius
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: thetiggler, 2 years ago
There are lots of different dental implants nowadays. When getting a full set of dental implants (both upper and lower jaw) which is considered the best? I am talking about things...
Henrius
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: annjohn, 2 years ago
I have well maintained teeth. I am over sixty. I have been told I have decay under the gum line of a tooth that has had a root canal. I want to try to save the tooth the dentist...
annjohn
(Patient)
2 years ago
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Posted by: jennifers12, 2 years ago
I am interested to change the shape of my teeth. So anyone tell me what options are available. If your teeth are healthy, then I suggest you to don't touch them. There's nothing...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: usryglennise, 2 years ago
I've done some research and now know that a soft spot is a potential cavity. My son, 10 yrs old, has a soft spot on the back of one of his teeth. His dentist wants to fill it. In...
usryglennise
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2 years ago
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Posted by: Vbedeshko, 2 years ago
A week ago I had one of my teeth pulled. Due to the fact that it was a bad chipped tooth, it was pulled by pieces. The dentist had one nerve pulled but after pulling and tugging on...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: lchukrallah, 2 years ago
Hello, so, I went to see the dentist to get the tooth filled eight days ago. The procedure went normally, and in the days following, I experienced nothing unusual, outside of cold...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: Stevielkelly, 2 years ago
Hi so a week ago i had a wisdom tooth removed, it was impacted on the jaw bone and as such i have had bone removed also. I have five stitches for one tooth. I went back, had my...
Henrius
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: BNJ520, 2 years ago
On 17 Mar, I got two fillings on the left side; upper and lower tooth. The first injection of numbing meds, was fine. The second injection where he went directly in the middle of...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: divya123, 2 years ago
Can I wear a partial removable denture for 2 missing upper front tooth. What type will it be? Will I feel uncomfortable wearing it ? How will it look? We use these partial...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: divya123, 2 years ago
Can I wear a partial removable denture for 2 missing upper front tooth. What type will it be? Will I feel uncomfortable wearing it ? How will it look? We use these partial...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: divya123, 2 years ago
I got this tooth extracted but even 15 days after extraction there is tingling and numbness at the extraction site. Are the nerves damaged due to dental anesthesia. The gums under...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
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Posted by: lehcarssim, 5 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! Dear...
DanielWyatt
(Dentist)
1 month ago
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Posted by: Maria1976, 4 years ago
I need to have my teeth fixed, but the prices here are very high. My dentist quoted me over 10K for all the issues i have. I have been browsing the net for a cheaper but still high...
fishersdentist
(Dentist)
3 years ago
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Posted by: Dillysmomma, 4 years ago
Hello. Bad teeth, mostly when they are in inflammation can cause a lot of illness to the other parts of the body. For example: - bone and joint problems - inflamed teeth can...
drbstoev
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: Dillysmomma, 4 years ago
Thank you so much for your reply and help! I have an appt Friday to have the tooth extracted. I will be so happy to get back to normal ;] Dear Dillysmomma, We would be pleased if...
drbstoev
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: mary1964, 2 years ago
Upper left molar (second to last) needs to be pulled. The back molar needs a crown and the one in front of the tooth to be pulled has a large filling. Given the shape of these...
Henrius
(Dentist)
2 years ago
8
117
Posted by: cmmillner, 4 years ago
What tools can be used to determine what tooth is causing the pain? I know that when I had a tooth removed to have an implant, the surgen just touched the tooth with somthing, and...
RichardRonnie
(Patient)
4 years ago
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Posted by: cmmillner, 4 years ago
I just had two teeth (side by side) that had cavities, fixed. Two days after this, several pulses of severe pain from this area. Now, pain now and then. Cannot determine what tooth...
RichardRonnie
(Patient)
4 years ago
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Posted by: jansmith, 4 years ago
Dear Jansmith ! If your teeth are perfectly healthy, 0,5mm enamel will be abraded off the surface. There will be some enamel left on the tooth. In addition, it will be...
sherenejancez
(Patient)
1 month ago
7
104
Posted by: jansmith, 4 years ago
yes, my teeth are healthy i just want to have a perfect smile well, who doesn't! just want to know if it'll affect my teeth using Porcelain Veneers.. i'll definitely need some...
sherenejancez
(Patient)
1 month ago
7
104
Posted by: algroshaw, 4 years ago
I can almost see my full tooth on the bottom in the front. There is not much gum left at all. I'm 18 and I never brushed as a child, so I lost 2 teeth. I can't, however,...
Contident
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: algroshaw, 4 years ago
1. I don't think there is swelling 2. I do think my teeth may move (wiggle), but its hard to tell with my finger. Dear Algroshaw ! There are some cases when the patients has so...
Contident
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: algroshaw, 4 years ago
I brush twice a day.. Perhaps I brush too hard, and I wore away the gums.. I don't think it's plaque, s my brushing sessions are 5 minutes long. What is the risk of losing the...
Contident
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: DanaB2810, 3 years ago
I am a 51 year old female. I had a molar extracted (bottom left) about a week ago 10/15/12, and there is a lump or bump near the extraction site that is not going down. I went to...
DanaB2810
(Patient)
3 years ago
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Posted by: DanaB2810, 3 years ago
Thank you. It is now two weeks and somethin' doesn't feel right. It shouldn't be sore there and the bump is NOT part of my jaw bone. I think he will have to x-ray it. Nothing is...
DanaB2810
(Patient)
3 years ago
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Posted by: Vbedeshko, 2 years ago
A week ago I had one of my teeth pulled. Due to the fact that it was a bad chipped tooth, it was pulled by pieces. The dentist had one nerve pulled but after pulling and tugging on...
Contident
(Dentist)
2 years ago
6
97
Posted by: grlmode, 1 years ago
At an oral surgeons office for extractions, oral surgeons has higher prices. I know discount plans have just 20% discount, but that's not enough. I don't have dental insurance....
Wandres
(Patient)
1 years ago
6
228
Posted by: rvdog815, 4 years ago
Hello I am 14 years old and i thing my wisdom teeth are growing in. the pain is in the very back of the bottom row of teeth on both sides and it is very painful. Every time i bite...
Serendipity14
(Patient)
4 years ago
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Posted by: phoebe, 2 years ago
Hello all. I was diagnosed with 7 cavities and im wondering how they will proceed with it.. im really afraid of dentist since a kid..will they do 2 teeth at once or all 7 It...
CharlesFrost
(Patient)
2 years ago
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Posted by: masayea, 4 years ago
I am 54 yrs old, and disabled due to diabetic peripheral neuropathy. About 7 yrs after I was diagnosed with the neuropathy, I began noticing changes in my teeth and gums. It is now...
Henrius
(Dentist)
4 years ago
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Posted by: happycures, 4 years ago
I've experienced a swelling on my hard palate, since a few days. Precisely, the swelling is near the upper 1st canine. I'm feeling an increasing discomfort and getting restless....
amelyluyanda
(Patient)
4 years ago
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