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Have been having for weeks on off pain/sensations in left
Hi have been having for weeks on off pain/sensations in left nostril inside, up lip at times. Been to ENT dr and nothing noted. Went to dentist and had 3D scan and there was possible issue with front … read more
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Good morning. I'm a 53 year old female cardiologist, so lots of work stress. I have severe bruxism and have worn a bite guard at night for over a year. For years I've endured the cycle of dental pain-… read more
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Hi! I need a dentist's advice please! My very back molar on the bottom was being prepped for a crown this morning. It was discovered there is carious pulpal tissue, so he covered it up and I'm headed … read more
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I had a root canal done on a back molar done 1 to 2 years
I had a root canal done on a back molar done 1 to 2 years ago. I didn't bother with the crown as I didn't have any issues with just having the root canal "filing". I've just noticed the bottom of the … read more
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Dr. Peel
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I haven't been to a dentist for over ten years. Last week my
I haven't been to a dentist for over ten years. Last week my front tooth chipped off exposing a dead nerve. I had an emergency appointment and a temporary cap put on. I've just been to my new dentist,… read more
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My wife has been told that she has a dying tooth. My
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I had a crown 2 mos ago (actually 2 crowns) on my last 2
i had a crown 2 mos ago (actually 2 crowns) on my last 2 molars on the lower left side. following the procedure, i had EXCRUCIATING pain. Sensitivies to heat, cold, air. I have had crowns and root can… read more
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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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I have this bad smell from in my mouth, i just wanted to
hi i have this bad smell from in my mouth , i just wanted to know it its possible it could be from a filled tooth ? ive had probs with this tooth for years and had it filled about five times its a rea… read more
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I broke my rear most bottom right molar last week. Just a
Hi! I broke my rear most bottom right molar last week. Just a chunk fell off - I'd say 30% of it. It doesn't really hurt. Anyways, there is a large amalgam filling under the broken tooth. Do you think… read more
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My dental crown fell out earlier in the day, I already have
My dental crown fell out earlier in the day, I already have an appointment for tomorrow morning. The crown is not broken, and the tooth did not seem to break, it fell eating a jolly rancher candy. The… read more
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Here we go, four yrs. ago i had a crown instd. over a
here we go, four yrs. ago i had a crown instd. over a perfectly good tooth, however, the tooth was chiped during dinner requiring per my denist to do a crown. after the crown iwas having a bite concer… read more
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I had a molar broken on the side about 10 years ago so I got
Hello I had a molar broken on the side about 10 years ago so I got a 2 surface filling. This filling fell like 1 and a half or 2 years ago and I still have the cement in my molar, it never hurted unti… read more
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