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I had a root canal completed on Friday, it was incredibly
Hello, I had a root canal completed on Friday, it was incredibly painful and I feel the dentist was very aggressive I was in a great deal of pain (throbbing) that night wne i returned home … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
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Temporary crown fell off root canal and than I lost it---now
temporary crown fell off root canal and than I lost it---now what?? … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,899 satisfied customers
I had two root canals done in May. One on a previous root
I had two root canals done in May. One on a previous root canal where a dentist had missed a canal years ago. It became abssessed. They went thru an old crown fixed it and my dentist fixed the crown. … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
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Planning a pregnancy and just need to know if I should leave
Planning a pregnancy and just need to know if I should leave a temporary crown alone until after. Only planning in replacing with another temp for now due to bad taste and smell but don't want to risk… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,899 satisfied customers
Is it normal practice when preparing a tooth for a crown to
Is it normal practice when preparing a tooth for a crown to leave the present amalgam filling in it. The dentist, who is new to me, drilled around the periphery of the filling and place a temporary cr… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
6,109 satisfied customers
I had a root canal two years ago with a partial (1/2) crown
I had a root canal two years ago with a partial (1/2) crown put in. A month ago the 1/2 crown became loose. Dentist said I had cracked the remaining part of my tooth and proceeded to "reduce" the rema… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,899 satisfied customers
In November, I felt significant pain on my right side. I
In November, I felt significant pain on my right side. I couldn't tell if the source was upper or lower. I went to my dentist, he did an exam and said nothing was broken and it was probably virus/sinu… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,899 satisfied customers
I had a crown suggested to replace a very old and large
I had a crown suggested to replace a very old and large filling in a molar (1st right molar tooth #30). The permanent crown has come off three times in the past 6 years - first at 2.5 years, the secon… read more
Dr. Cliff
Dr. Cliff
Private General Practice Dentist
Doctoral Degree
591 satisfied customers
My wife, from a South American country, had a tooth (cap
My wife, from a South American country, had a tooth (cap sort of), fall out today. She says that the cap was bonded on by a dentist, and she wants to super glue it back on. Question: Is their a recomm… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
6,109 satisfied customers
I have a tooth in the back of my mouth that had a root canal
I have a tooth in the back of my mouth that had a root canal done one year ago. The dentist put a temporary crown on the tooth. The tooth always kind of bothered me. It would kind of ache. I went back… read more
Dr. Alex
Dr. Alex
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
1,607 satisfied customers
IF TOOTH HURTS MORE AND MORE AFTER BEING PREPARED FOR A
IF TOOTH HURTS MORE AND MORE AFTER BEING PREPARED FOR A CROWN----SHOULD THE CROWN STILL BE PUT ON THE TOOTH. HAVE OSTEOMYELITIS… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
6,109 satisfied customers
I had a root canal started about 5 yeras ago on my far back
I had a root canal started about 5 yeras ago on my far back lower tooth. they filled it w the temp filling and sent me on my way. I never came back and have never had pain. However I notice or think I… read more
Dr. Cliff
Dr. Cliff
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Doctoral Degree
591 satisfied customers
My dentist put on my crowns after removing my temps without
My dentist put on my crowns after removing my temps without cleaning the area. I have had a toothache ever since the temp crowns went on, and now the permanent crowns are on...still pain. My dentist j… read more
Dr. Alex
Dr. Alex
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
1,607 satisfied customers
Just had a question related to my insurance not covering a
Just had a question related to my insurance not covering a crown whereas my dentist stated it would be a good preventative measure at this time for the tooth. Trying to guage if the insurance company … read more
Dr. Cliff
Dr. Cliff
Private General Practice Dentist
Doctoral Degree
591 satisfied customers
I have a tooth that the cap came off of. is it normal for
I have a tooth that the cap came off of. is it normal for the tooth to be so very small.I also have adhesive that I can,t get off the tooth. how will the dentist remove that. I, m scared.I will pay yo… read more
Dr. AL
Dr. AL
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144 satisfied customers
I had a crown put in a year ago with temporary cement;
I had a crown put in a year ago with temporary cement; dentist said it was ok to leave it like that for a year. Since then I have had my teeth cleaned and had xrays 2 months back. I did not receive an… read more
Dr. Girish
Dr. Girish
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Doctoral Degree
788 satisfied customers
Have a dental cap on one of my front teeth. Bite into
Have a dental cap on one of my front teeth. Bite into something hard the tooth broke and the cap came off. Can it be put back on?… read more
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Dr Rao
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Doctoral Degree
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Is it possible to re-contaminate root canal while wearing
is it possible to re-contaminate root canal while wearing temp crown? Is it standard procedure to clean tooth after removing temp and before putting on the permanent? that wasn't done in my case, and … read more
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