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I have pain in my top and bottom jaw on the left. It came on
Hi. I have pain in my top and bottom jaw on the left. It came on suddenly last week. Saw my dentist on Thursday. Both teeth that have pain have had root canals. My dentist xrayed the bottom tooth and … read more
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Beth Dorian
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I have noticed a abscess in my mouth on the lower jaw on the
I have noticed a abscess in my mouth on the lower jaw on the back near the joint it is in the soft tissue. I will feel a lump and it will burst. Tastes terrible and I will rinse with mouthwash several… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,083 satisfied customers
I had root canal on a top middle tooth about 6 weeks ago,
Hi , I had root canal on a top middle tooth about 6 weeks ago, the dentist said the nerve had already died and I had another visit a week or two later to remove the rest of the dead nerve. After I had… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Had received a root canal and crown several months ago on my
Had received a root canal and crown several months ago on my molar . I did take antibiotics for chronic infection on the tooth. Completing the antibiotics correctly I still have severe pain as I bite … read more
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Root Canal Doctor
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I had a temporary crown placed last Wednesday on back lower
I had a temporary crown placed last Wednesday on back lower molar. I have had severe pain every since the feeling came back in my mouth that day. I went back to Dentist 2 days ago and he xrayed it and… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,083 satisfied customers
Getting root canal on top right second to last molar next
getting root canal on top right second to last molar next week. however my bottom molar hurt as well as my jaw at different times of the day. probably tooth but afraid heart attack. Can this all be fr… read more
Root Canal Doctor
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Having pain in lower molar area for about 1 week. Sensitive
Having pain in lower molar area for about 1 week. Sensitive to cold for about 2 weeks before that. Pain ranged from minor and steady to severe, though the severe pain would last less than 30 minutes. … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,083 satisfied customers
What could be causing this pain? Friday, November 2nd of
What could be causing this pain? Friday, November 2nd of this year (almost 2 weeks ago) I had some dental work done on each side of my mouth. I had 3 crowns prepared and am now wearing temporaries. I … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,083 satisfied customers
Had a root canal done on left lower tooth #18, 8 days ago.
Had a root canal done on left lower tooth #18, 8 days ago. The tooth was abcessed and dentist was not sure if root canal would be successful. Extraction was discussed as an option. This tooth was alre… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,083 satisfied customers
My dentist tells me that I need an upper molar (#2) crowned
My dentist tells me that I need an upper molar (#2) crowned because of a leaky filling. And, since Murphy's Law always applies in the case of my teeth, I'll bet it'll also need a root canal when they … read more
Dr. Mitch
Dr. Mitch
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
211 satisfied customers
Tooth number 18 is abscessed and needs a root canal.
My tooth number 18 is abscessed. My dentist said I need a root canal. I had a root canal on molar on opposite side. That tooth was okay for about 4 yrs and then ended up being pulled. The tooth in que… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 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
Is it unusual to have pain on the opposite side of the mouth
Is it unusual to have pain on the opposite side of the mouth that had a root canal, actually two root canals?… read more
Dr. Winterholler
Dr. Winterholler
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
266 satisfied customers
I am missing two bottom mollars. one on each side of my
i am missing two bottom mollars. one on each side of my mouth. the dentist said i have two super eruption mollars on the top. he said i will need them filed down and a big maybe on them needing a root… read more
Dr. George McKee
Dr. George McKee
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
1,392 satisfied customers
I have tightness and it feels like my gland is swollen in
I have tightness and it feels like my gland is swollen in the left side of my jaw, up to my temple and causes a full/popping feeling in my left ear, tightness in and around the joint and under my left… read more
Dr. Girish
Dr. Girish
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
788 satisfied customers
I am in so much throbbing pain due to having two old
I am in so much throbbing pain due to having two old fillings removed and crowned with temporary crowns. These two back molars on the right side of my face have also had gum grafting done to them abou… read more
Dr. George McKee
Dr. George McKee
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
1,392 satisfied customers
I had a molar prepared for a crown and for 2 days was fine
I had a molar prepared for a crown and for 2 days was fine then, let me pull out all my teeth on that side pain went back and had the temp crown worked on for bite thought that was it still hurt for a… read more
Dr. Alex
Dr. Alex
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
1,607 satisfied customers
I had six fillings put in on 3/10/08. My teeth have been
Hi. I had six fillings put in on 3/10/08. My teeth have been feeling really "weird" since then. They are also still very sensitive to cold. I finally went to my dentist again yesterday, who said that … read more
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Dr.Hans
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