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In October 2018 I had two root canals and crowns put on my
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Since April, I had severe sensitivity to hot, cold, and pain
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I have a crowned tooth witha cantilever bridge mounted on
I have a crowned tooth witha cantilever bridge mounted on it- over 20 yrs old. After some major bruxism secondary to an SSRI reaction this tooth needed a second root canal. During that procedure the d… read more
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I have a question for a dentist. About two weeks ago, I had
Hi...I have a question for a dentist. About two weeks ago, I had a root canal treatment on a tooth on my lower right side. Turns out it was a re-treatment I had done on a root canal back in 2007. My d… read more
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This is realted to the gum pain I discussed with you two
Hello, This is realted to the gum pain I discussed with you two days ago. I saw two doctors today 1. An endodontist. He took an xray. He said the tooth is very normal, nothing wrong with the tooth. It… read more
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Dear doctor, I have an upper tooth which has been root canal treated and crowned six years ago. Now it has started to hurt when I'm eating. It doesn't hurt that much with cold and hot. It's the chewin… read more
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I had an upper bridge. The back support tooth had to
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my teeth (19) is hurting and that side of my face is swollen. five years ago he had done 'crowning' since i had cavity. now my doctor tells me that it is infected from bottom to top instead of the typ… read more
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