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Hi. I am 63 yrs old and have all 4 wisdom teeth. For as long as I can remember I have had problems with biting, cutting, and scaring of both inner cheeks adjacent to these teeth. It has gotten much wo… read more
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I inherited periodontal disease from my mother but through much effort and care over a lifetime, have been able to maintain for the most part a healthy, cavity-free mouth. I have had a missing 13 toot… read more
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I have questions about a bridge and crown I'm in the process of getting done - for the last 2 months now.… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I am unable to have maxillary implants right side due to
I am unable to have maxillary implants right side due to possible sinus invasion..Is it structurally sound to place a 4 unit bridge from first bicuspid to second molar which would require 2 pontics?… read more
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I a 44 y/o male and woke to a consistent and horrible pain
I a 44 y/o male and woke to a consistent and horrible pain in my #33 molar about 3 weeks ago, there was a slight swelling in the gum but no other visible signs. I went to the dentist and he saw no cav… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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It was suggested I get a 5 tooth bridge upper right. I
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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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
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I have a dental question. I have a bridge span upper right
I have a dental question. I have a long bridge span upper right side. The tooth that supports has a broken root. I am going to have to fork over $4,500 more to redo the bridge which is 3 years old. Th… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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Gums are separating from wisdom teeth coming through. I can
gums are separating from wisdom teeth coming through. I can see "holes" in my gums near the teeth. One on top and one on bottom. Pain near the "holes" but teeth don't hurt.… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a large cavity caused by a pointed metal bridge
I have a large cavity caused by a pointed metal bridge insertd in the side in the left upper canine tooth. The tooth was not dead The Dentist ,with local, cut off the bridge, put a "pin" down the cent… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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If a dentist installs a new bridge or crown and fails to get
If a dentist installs a new bridge or crown and fails to get a tight seat leaving a 1/4" gap behind the bridge can the lead to tooth decay over a three year period?… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Since the placement of 3 bridges 3 years ago, after removal
Since the placement of 3 bridges 3 years ago, after removal of my primary and adult canines my jaw on the left hurts. It hurts all around to my neck. Every time I open my mouth just a little my jaw po… read more
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I am in my mid 20's. I have a canine tooth on the top that
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I had an impacted wisdom tooth removed (right lower) 9
I had an impacted wisdom tooth removed (right lower) 9 months ago after which I had a blood clot in my right cheek which thankfully healed okay. For the last few weeks I have had achy/tender pain (occ… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I have a hole in my gum slightly to the left side, behind my
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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I am almost 21 years old, and i just noticed a very hard
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I need a bottom molar extracted. The price quoted for bridge
I need a bottom molar extracted. The price quoted for bridge is $2700. My insurance covers 700. I am wondering if I really need a bridge. Would I be able to function with the missing tooth? Is the fee… read more
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