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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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My 43-yr-old daughter had a severe concussion in April 2013,
My 43-yr-old daughter had a severe concussion in April 2013, a 2nd one in Aug. 2013. Symptoms persist. 10 days ago, she had a root canal done, and since then, she has had very severe migraine-type hea… read more
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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
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Last Tuesday I woke up with a migraine, with usual sinus
Last Tuesday I woke up with a migraine, with usual sinus pain, including hurting teeth. However, by Wednesday night my migraine hadn't shifted sides or changed in intensity which is pretty unusual. I … read more
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I banged my front teeth in a fall this evening....i think my
I banged my front teeth in a fall this evening....i think my face it my arm as i fell. They are sore but don't appear to be loose but I'm trying not to touch them much. I also have a wire cemented on … read more
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49 yrs. old. Dentist says I have a slight cracked right back
Hello I'm Kerry , 49 yrs. old . Dentist says I have a slight cracked right back tooth on the top. Its not a wisdom or molor. Has no infection, no nerve damage but has a recession problem in the area. … read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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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
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Dr. Katz
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Doctoral Degree
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My very experienced dentist says that my left lower molar is
My very experienced dentist says that my left lower molar is crached and it needs a root canal and crown or extraction, which is much cheaper and I wil do that. There originally was somewhat sharp pai… read more
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I went on holiday in vegas in april fell over on the
hi i went on holiday in vegas in april fell over on the pavement it my upper month and upper front teeth the two front teeth hurt after for a couple of days had to go to hospital and had stitches to m… read more
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What are some other indicators that point to the need for a root canal? Does pocket depth around the tooth inticate much?… read more
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I am experiencing pain in my mouth on the left side, mostly
I am experiencing pain in my mouth on the left side, mostly the top but it is also generating to the bottom. The nerves are hypersensitive to heat and cold. I did have swelling of my face on the left … read more
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I had a root canal done on a back bottom tooth last Monday
I had a root canal done on a back bottom tooth last Monday and a root canal done on a back top tooth last Thursday. I am still in pain/discomfort, with the bottom tooth throbbing and achey and the top… read more
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Thank you for considering my question. I am a teeth clencher
Hello, thank you for considering my question. I am a teeth clencher and grinder in my sleep. I just had a checkup and xrays last week. I do have an incisor, top=next to center left tooth, that feels s… read more
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Dr. Alex
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My 3 y/o daughter fell last week and bloodied one of her top
my 3 y/o daughter fell last week and bloodied one of her top center teeth. it now appears to be darkening. Should I be worried?… read more
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I had a root canal Thursday and I am still having a lot of
I had a root canal Thursday and I am still having a lot of pain today. I have taken pain killers and used oralgel to ry to allieviate the pain. Is there anything else I can do to stop the pain?… read more
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Dr. George McKee
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a 2 1/2 year old who fell and hit her mouth on a hard
I have a 2 1/2 year old who fell and hit her mouth on a hard surface. Her lip looks like it got the brunt of it, but the top part of her front tooth (at the gum line) looks like it was hurt, as well. … read more
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