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I had a left lower wisdom tooth extraction 3 days ago. The
I had a left lower wisdom tooth extraction 3 days ago. The procedure was a little difficult and stitches were used. The endodontist said there was a little infection at the site. My pain is easily con… read more
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Dr. Katz
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Hello! The day after I got my upper 2 molar removed the clot fell out. However it did bleed and a smaller clot formed. I can not tell if I'm seeing bone revealed or if that it the healing process happ… read more
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Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,671 satisfied customers
Dr Katz, I am trying to persevere with the discomfort
Dr Katz, I am trying to persevere with the discomfort following the extraction. It is not getting worse but doesn't seem to be going away either. I wanted to just describe it again and make sure I don… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I had to have a back molar (bottom of mouth) extracted a
Hello I had to have a back molar (bottom of mouth) extracted a week ago and that area is looking well and not hurting. A couple of days ago I had a sharp pain in one of My front teeth at the top and i… read more
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I had the lower molar - next to wisdom tooth extracted two
I had the lower molar - next to wisdom tooth extracted two weeks ago. It was not possible to do root canal due to poor gum/bone structure. I had a course of penicillin as there was an abscess in the r… read more
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Dr. Katz
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I am a 76 year old male with one tooth missing in my left
I am a 76 year old male with one tooth missing in my left lower jaw (the one in front of my wisdom tooth, I think). Recently my dentist referred me to an endodontist for advice about an upper-jaw righ… read more
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The gum outside a lower root canal molar, just before the
Hi. The gum outside a lower root canal molar, just before the wisdom, right side, hurts when I press on it - a bit sharply. If I tap the crown, there is some tiny sharp pain. Gum pain started today, b… read more
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Dr. Katz
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I recently had a first molar tooth removed on the bottom
I recently had a first molar tooth removed on the bottom left of my mouth. it looks to be healing fine but is still painful. i was awake when it was pulled and the roots were so long and embedded the … read more
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Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
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I have one of my mullars that I lost a rather larg filling
I have one of my mullars that I lost a rather larg filling out of more 3 years ago. I didn't start bothering me till Xmas last year. In which nothing would dull the pain! Then the pain went away or at… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I have 12 upper teeth, including 2 first molars (1 each
I have 12 upper teeth, including 2 first molars (1 each side) and 13 lower teeth, including 2 first molars (1 each side) and 1 second molar left side. My 4 wisdom teeth as well as one 2nd molar (right… read more
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Doctoral Degree
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A bridge broke and had to be replaced - after a root canal of the tooth under the bridge. After installation, I kept telling the dentist the gum hurt. He said it would heal. When I went to him, I was … read more
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I had a tooth ache 2 weeks ago. My dentist got me in right
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I had my lower left wisdom tooth removed two months ago. Two
I had my lower left wisdom tooth removed two months ago. Two days ago I started having a lot of sensitivity in the extraction area with hold and cold food and beverages. The gums in the extraction are… read more
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My question is, should this problem be addressed by my oral
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I had a surgical tooth extraction 10 weeks ago, it was very
I had a surgical tooth extraction 10 weeks ago, it was very traumatic. I am still in discomfort and can feel the edge of the socket under gum which has not gone back yet, there is a a bump there. The … read more
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Dr. George McKee
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I have a wisdom tooth that is practically through the gum,
I have a wisdom tooth that is practically through the gum, however; it has just now begun to give me pain. There is plenty of room for it due to a prior extraction 4 years ago. There is one molar in f… read more
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Dr. George McKee
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I had my back lower wisdom tooth pulled two weeks ago and
I had my back lower wisdom tooth pulled two weeks ago and now where my tooth was now there is somthing like a white pouch. What is this?… read more
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Dr. George McKee
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Doctoral Degree
1,392 satisfied customers
My three year old got his tooth pulled on Friday. It now has
My three year old got his tooth pulled on Friday. It now has a white something over it. I tried to put water on it to remove it but it doesn''t come off is this normal? He hasn''t complained with it h… read more
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