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I had a root canal a month ago. After the root canal, I
I had a root canal a month ago. After the root canal, I developed an infection and was on antibiotics for 10 days. The pain did get better. My dentist put on a temporary crown. I have had some pain. N… read more
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Lara Coseo
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I have an impacted wisdom tooth on lower left (#17) that affected the second molar (#18). A few days ago #18 got a root canal. I understand that #17 is still good. I am attaching a panel xray taken a … read more
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Root Canal Doctor
Doctoral Degree
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I need help concerning a possible root canal. I had tooth
I had tooth sensitivity especially to pressure for a few months. Then a piece broke off of my tooth and I went to a dentist. He filed it down and got it ready for a crown. The crown is made but he is concerned because I still have some sensitivity. I don't know if it is infected or what the situation is and I am afraid of putting on the permanent Crown if it needs a root canal. … read more
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Lara Coseo
Dentist (DDS or equivalent)
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851 satisfied customers
I had a Root Canal a month ago #14 Molar. Since then I've
Hi there I had a Root Canal a month ago #14 Molar. Since then I've had the crown prep and a temp crown put on. Tomorrow I go in for my permanent. My question is, I still have some soreness where the d… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
4,115 satisfied customers
Five days ago I had a tooth worked on. A filling fell out
Five days ago I had a tooth worked on. A filling fell out and it was determined that there wasn't enough usable tooth left for another filling so a crown core build up was done. A temporary crown was … read more
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Doctoral Degree
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I have jaw pain and sensitivity after installation of a
I have jaw pain and sensitivity after installation of a temporary wisdom tooth crown. Should I bear the pain until the bridge is installed, or should I ask the dentist to adjust the temp in hopes of a… read more
Dr. Behere
Dr. Behere
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Master's Degree
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My dentist recommended a crown for my upper left wisdom
My dentist recommended a crown for my upper left wisdom tooth. The tooth had a large silver filling, but I never had any pain or trouble with it. I agreed to let him do the crown because he said the t… read more
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Dr. N. Wang
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Mid-September, I was having teeth pain and was unable to
Mid-September, I was having teeth pain and was unable to identify which of six teeth (3 upper and 3 lower on the left side-minus wisdom teeth) were the culprit. After a dozen visits to the dentist and… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,115 satisfied customers
I decided to go for the root canal. However, I will be
I decided to go for the root canal. However, I will be leaving for my trip on the 19th. The dentist says it will take 2 visits and the temporary crown won't be on yet. Do you think it is safe to trave… read more
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Root Canal Doctor
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I've had tooth pain and issues for about 2 years now. It
I've had tooth pain and issues for about 2 years now. It started with tooth pain that I thought was caused by a cracked tooth and tooth grinding, so my dentist put on a crown and gave me a night guard… read more
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drbigreddog
141 satisfied customers
I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to
. I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to do next. Here's the story: About three years ago, I went to my dentist for a filling -- three days later, I in excruciating pain and was … read more
Dr. Peel
Dr. Peel
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Doctoral Degree
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I was hoping to get some good advice. Approx. 5 years ago I
Hi, I was hoping to get some good advice. Approx. 5 years ago I previously had a crown done to my bottom back molar, due to it breaking. The crown fell off within a year. With no help from the Denstis… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
I am a 53 year old female. I have very good oral hygiene and
I am a 53 year old female. I have very good oral hygiene and go to the dentist for cleaning 2X per year. I have had several crowns on my molars in the last 10 years. I have just had a temporary crown … read more
Dr. AL
Dr. AL
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Doctoral Degree
144 satisfied customers
My dentist put on my crowns after removing my temps without
My dentist put on my crowns after removing my temps without cleaning the area. I have had a toothache ever since the temp crowns went on, and now the permanent crowns are on...still pain. My dentist j… read more
Dr. Alex
Dr. Alex
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
1,607 satisfied customers
My dentist did a root canal on the wrong tooth last year. He
My dentist did a root canal on the wrong tooth last year. He put a temp filling on it, did another root canal on the crowned neighboring tooth, then wanted to charge me $300 to put a permanent filling… read more
Dr. Cliff
Dr. Cliff
Private General Practice Dentist
Doctoral Degree
591 satisfied customers
I had a tooth filed down and temp crown put on last week.
i had a tooth filed down and temp crown put on last week. When I bite down on that tooth I get a shooting pain. What could be the cause… read more
Dr. Girish
Dr. Girish
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
788 satisfied customers
I had a temp crown put on #15 about two weeks ago. It had
I had a temp crown put on #15 about two weeks ago. It had an old filling in it and my dentist said that there was some decay behind the filling and she said it looked hormonal (she didn't even know th… read more
Dr. Girish
Dr. Girish
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
788 satisfied customers
I have had a cap for 3 years, all was good, then I bit on a
I have had a cap for 3 years, all was good, then I bit on a hard piece of cheese and damaged it, and it fell out...have just gone to the dentist today who put a temp one in and said I should come back… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,789 satisfied customers
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