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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
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Cliff, I had gotten done a RCT about year and half back on
Good Day Dr Cliff, I had gotten done a RCT about year and half back on my premolar without any Crown..Six months to it, It started Paining and I was recommended to get another RCT done by my dentist b… read more
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I have had a problem off and on for several years with the
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I had a tooth abcess and had it treated but developed a hard
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In case anybody who has previously responded to my questions
In case anybody who has previously responded to my questions replies, here is a breif update: I had my LL7 extracted and that pain has gone, got dry socket blah blah but it's healing well now, Another… read more
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I have an odd problem in My premolar(Tooth#30,molar on bottom right side).It started with sensitivty to cold and hot.Later on I felt pain emitting out.I visited Dentist locally,they took bite-wing X-R… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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A couple of days ago, I got a hard bump in right side of my
Hi, a couple of days ago, I got a hard bump in right side of my upper pal of my mouth, I steralized a needle and some puss and a little blood came out, but it still has a high peaked center in the bum… read more
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I recently went to a private dentist in the UK for a checkup
Hi, I recently went to a private dentist in the UK for a checkup after experiencing a bitter taste in my mouth. He commented on a discoloured tooth in the front of my mouth. I said that years ago as a… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Approximately two weeks ago I began to experience a pain in the top right portion of my mouth. At first, it was a soreness with a bitter taste. Thereafter, it progressed into pressure on the upper rig… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Last December I had a cracked molar (which had a filling and
Hi, Last December I had a cracked molar (which had a filling and a pulp cap) which I immediately went to the dentist for it. I received a crown (porcelion over metal) that has been giving me metallic … read more
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Numbness in my left gum/jaw started late last evening and I
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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My dentist has said I need a root canal on my front bottom
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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How long would it take for a 'massive' abscess to develop (days, weeks, months, etc.)? On x-ray the abscess totally encapsulated the exterior side of the tooth and required an oral surgeon to install … read more
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I just had 2 gold 3 surface onlays put on, but the dentist had to make 3 tries to get them to fit, and each time he started drilling my teeth again. I was in pain after the 2nd time, but by the 3rd at… read more
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