How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Just Dental Truths! Your Own Question
Just Dental Truths!
Just Dental Truths!, Dentist
Category: Dental
Satisfied Customers: 946
Experience:  29 year clinical Practioner
43314942
Type Your Dental Question Here...
Just Dental Truths! is online now
A new question is answered every 9 seconds

One of my teeth is getting a little loose, the one that is

Customer Question

one of my teeth is getting a little loose, the one that is on the bottom, right in front of my wisdom tooth, couple weeks ago it hurt,and it was a little swollen, but now it doesn't hurt, i can chew things with it, but it just loose
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Dental
Expert:  Just Dental Truths! replied 11 months ago.
That is tooth #31. It erupted in your mouth about the age of 12. It should NOT be loose. Can you get to a Dentist soon? So he or she can figure out "why" it is loose, and with the idea to fix and hopefully have it strengthened? That is specifically what I would recommend , and highly so, to get to your Dentist of choice asap... Dr. Rampton
Expert:  Just Dental Truths! replied 11 months ago.
Does the above info. make sense? Getting to the Dentist quickly, to hopefully let him assess what needs to be done and hopefully make the tooth strong again?*Please let me know if you have additional concern/s OK? Thanks! Dr. Rampton

Related Dental Questions