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I have a toothache that seems to be getting worse and has
I have a toothache that seems to be getting worse and has radiated into jaw. It is upper molar (previously crowned) and I think I hurt it when eating a bag of hard chocolates this past weekend (chocol… read more
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Dr. Katz
Dentist (DDS or equivalent)
Doctoral Degree
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I have pieces of bone coming through the back of my lower
I have pieces of bone coming through the back of my lower jaw where a wisdom tooth was pulled 40 years ago (I'm 58). It feels like there is more working through. Should I be concerned … read more
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Dr. Josh
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I had a tooth extracted last Tuesday, lower molar. Yesterday
I had a tooth extracted last Tuesday, lower molar. Yesterday I had 2 root canals upper molars. All 3 test on the left side. Now I have the worst sinus infection. I'm in a lot of pin and every bone in … read more
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Dr. Hegland
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I am experiencing fairly significant pain in my jaw, where
I am experiencing fairly significant pain in my jaw, where the upper and lower meet of my mouth. With pain in my teeth both upper and lower, all on the left side. I had a filling put in yesterday, and… read more
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Stewart Shernan
Doctorate of Dental Medicine
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I had a deep filling on tooth 13 a week ago. I was wondering
Hi there, I had a deep filling on tooth 13 a week ago. I was wondering is it normal for it to feel sore/slight pain when I tap on it. It only feels sore for the duration of the tapping. I can also fee… read more
Dr. Behere
Dr. Behere
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Master's Degree
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I have a constant pain in my upper right molar, next to my
I have a constant pain in my upper right molar, next to my wisdom tooth. I went to my dentist for it but he didn't notice anything, there is nothing to see on the outside. Also the pain feels like it'… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I have pain and slightly red and swollen gums behind my left
I have pain and slightly red and swollen gums behind my left upper teeth. Starts around tooth 12,13 and 14. Very sore and I've seen my dentist. Doesn't hurt when I chew and is not sensitive to hot or … read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,050 satisfied customers
I had a root canal on my upper right molar last year (done
I had a root canal on my upper right molar last year (done by an expensive specialist.) My dentist recently did xrays and discovered one of the roots of that tooth is fractured, and has said I will ne… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
Got a wisdom tooth pulled about a month ago and now i the
got a wisdom tooth pulled about a month ago and now i the sam jaw bone i have a tooth that is in need of a root canal, i have had toothaches with it but sometimes it gives me pain in my jaw and is als… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist (DDS or equivalent)
Doctoral Degree
4,050 satisfied customers
I had a very bad sore,throat/chest cold that in the later
I had a very bad sore,throat/chest cold that in the later stages turned into a horrible tooth ache approximately 2-3 days ago, top left jaw at very back. Pain radiated to bottom jaw, and also at same … read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I have a very sore wisdom tooth in my upper jaw. My lower
I have a very sore wisdom tooth in my upper jaw. My lower jaw is hurting as well, but I had the wisdom tooth there removed. Could this lower jaw pain (which seems to be centered around my lower front … read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I have pain on my gums inline and behind the top rear moler
I have pain on my gums inline and behind the top rear moler - I can not open my mouth wide as this hurts and when I press on my cheeks and/or cheek bone it is also sensitive. I do suffer from hay-feve… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I have been to my dentist today because ive had toothache in
I have been to my dentist today because ive had toothache in my upper right jaw, the last 3 or 4 teeth near the back , not sure which tooth , the back tooth gum has receeded and is a little more sensi… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I had very severe toothache on a tooth back in February and
I had very severe toothache on a tooth back in February and had it filled. The dentist said it was very badly decayed. A couple of weeks it started to feel tender when biting, but no toothache. My gum… read more
Dr. Cliff
Dr. Cliff
Private General Practice Dentist
Doctoral Degree
591 satisfied customers
I have a swollen area around the base of my right ear and
I have a swollen area around the base of my right ear and the joint of my jaw bones, with slight difficulty in opening my jaw. This is located close to a molar in my jaw which my dentist filled when I… read more
Dr. Winterholler
Dr. Winterholler
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
266 satisfied customers
Dr. McKee helped me before so hopefully he can again. I
Dr. McKee helped me before so hopefully he can again. I managed to live 52 yrs. without a toothache however I recently had to have a few old fillings re-filled and one was bonded. These were teeth in … read more
Dr. George McKee
Dr. George McKee
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Doctoral Degree
1,392 satisfied customers
My problem started last Tuesday (Today is Saturday) with the
Hi, My problem started last Tuesday (Today is Saturday) with the most horrendous toothache I've ever suffered. This ache was in all the teeth on the right side top and bottom. I saw my dentist who sai… read more
Dr Rao
Dr Rao
Consulting Dentist
Doctoral Degree
272 satisfied customers
Monday night I woke up with a sharp pain in my tooth that is
Monday night I woke up with a sharp pain in my tooth that is broken so it is really exposed and my bottom left jaw by the chin hurt when you touched it. Then Tuesday the pain was so bad in my gums tha… read more
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Master's Degree
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