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Second opinion] 4 weeks ago started having low right tooth pain I could not tell the dentist what tooth. so he prodded and told me the large feeling they put in over a year ago now needs root canal. B… read more
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Anthony
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5 years ago my right lower second from the back tooth hurt
5 years ago my right lower second from the back tooth hurt when biting down on it. My dentist felt that the large filling from childhood was letting bacteria in. The xray showed a dark line around the… read more
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I had a temp crown replaced 5 months ago on my front left upper tooth. The temp crown was supposed to be replaced 18 years ago and the reason I replaced was because it was starting to look like it nee… read more
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I just had a Root Canal completed by an endodontist
I just had a Root Canal completed by an endodontist yesterday at 10 am. I did have a large abscess surrounding tooth number 13 and was on 2000mg of Keflex for 10 days pre-operatively. During the root … read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to
. I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to do next. Here's the story: About three years ago, I went to my dentist for a filling -- three days later, I in excruciating pain and was … read more
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I had a crown done on my tooth in April of this year. I was
Good Morning~ I had a crown done on my tooth in April of this year. I was immediately very sensitive to cold beverages, but only sometimes with hot. The dentist looked at my tooth and put a very cold … read more
Dr. Peel
Dr. Peel
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Doctoral Degree
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I had some hot/cold sensitivity in a tooth that has a small
I had some hot/cold sensitivity in a tooth that has a small chip. My dentist said the tooth appeared okay, but sent me to an endodontist for an opinion. By the time I saw the endodontist, the sensitiv… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
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I went to the dentist thursday with tooth pain(while eating,
Hi, I went to the dentist thursday with tooth pain(while eating, and cold sensitivity). The dentist took the old filling out and said there was decay down to the nerve and drilled all the decay out. D… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
6,190 satisfied customers
In mid february I had a root canal- lower molar. had some
In mid february I had a root canal- lower molar. had some pretty good pain afterward as all 4 roots had to be removed. the pain took time to go away, so she was reluctant to do the cap work right away… read more
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Julian Chen
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I didn't accept the other answer because I don't have
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Dr. Rick Walter
Professional Cosmetic Dentist
Doctoral Degree
1,393 satisfied customers
My Daughter had a cavity filled on 2/06/07, it was an
My Daughter had a cavity filled on 2/06/07, it was an Amalgam- 2 surf. on tooth J. She has noticed for the past month sensitivity when she has ice or cold drinks. Her dentist says it could possibly ha… read more
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Dr. Rick Walter
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I am currently taking clindamycin for a tooth infection. The
I am currently taking clindamycin for a tooth infection. The filling in the tooth was recently replaced in February, 08. The dentist found a deep cavity in tooth and placed a base there to protect ner… read more
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Dr. Rick Walter
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I recently had a root canal on a front lower incissor to
I recently had a root canal on a front lower incissor to remove a sharp pain in the tooth-I think it was brought on by grinding/clenching which I have now stopped. It was also sensitive to cold liquid… read more
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Dr. Rick Walter
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If a tooth is abcessed and slightly loose, is the only option extraction? What other details do you want?… read more
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