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I talked to you about two months ago regarding pain and
Hello. I talked to you about two months ago regarding pain and sensitivity in a tooth that had a crown out on it last fall. You advised me to have my bite assessed. I did and my dentist said I was ind… read more
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I had a root canal done in a bottom tooth 8 months ago. The
I had a root canal done in a bottom tooth 8 months ago. The tooth is covered with a crown. Had no problems until the past 2 weeks I have noticed an occasional mild pain in this tooth--a couple of days… read more
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I have a four tooth bridge. It was installed over a year
I have a four tooth bridge. It was installed over a year ago. It has always caused me discomfort. The back tooth always has irritated gums. Often the front tooth has a dull ache. At my six month appt … read more
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3.5 weeks ago I had 3 crowns done and replaced all the
3.5 weeks ago I had 3 crowns done and replaced all the silver fillings with porcelain. I'm having severe pain from all of this. I went back to the dentist last week and she told me the bite could just… read more
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I have a random question. I had a permanent bridge fitted
Hi all,I have a random question. I had a permanent bridge fitted approximately 5 weeks ago. Ever since, the tooth, specifically the rear tooth anchoring the bridge, has been sensitive to both hot and … read more
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Places on the side of my tongue that never got well, strange taste in mouth, nose both sides bleeds a lot and stay dried inside with blood. Dentist doesn't know what is causing it and oral surgeon say… read more
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I have been grinding my teeth at night and got a mouth guard
i have been grinding my teeth at night and got a mouth guard recently. but i still have thin white line on the left side of the tongue and it is beginning to be painful. … read more
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My lower jaw doesn't seem to be positioned properly. i often
My lower jaw doesn't seem to be positioned properly. i often get headaches that one dentist told me was due to the joint of my lower jaw pressing far too high and back right onto nerve clusters near m… read more
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Dr. Katz
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I had a 3 unit bridge put on my #7,8,and 9.. I went back for
I had a 3 unit bridge put on my #7,8,and 9.. I went back for an adjustment ,and the dentist filed down my natural canine on top and my pre molar on the bottom which had amalgam in it.. With in an hour… read more
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When I wake up in the morning, or after a nap, my bite is
When I wake up in the morning, or after a nap, my bite is off, and it takes hours for my jaw to line up again. I noticed this last summer, made an appointment with my dentist, which recently took plac… read more
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Dr Matthew Kremser
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I bit my cheek and a month ago I developed a pain there. I
I bit my cheek and a month ago I developed a pain there. I went to the dentist one month ago who said that bite caused trauma of the place and therefore the swelling. The swelling went down a bit, but… read more
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Dr. Peel
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I had a bridge put on two days ago. Two weeks prior I had a
I had a bridge put on two days ago. Two weeks prior I had a temp on and had a lot of pain after the temp. I went back to the dental office twice thinking it was my bite. The pain lessened after they f… read more
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Dr. Katz
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About ten days ago I went to the dentist's to get fillings
About ten days ago I went to the dentist's to get fillings for two cavities on the same side (teeth 4 and 5, so, right side). Once he was done with the fillings he adjusted my bite. He did use blue in… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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I just had 6 new crowns on my front teeth. My dentist fit me
I just had 6 new crowns on my front teeth. My dentist fit me for a night guard, and it was too tight. He has attempted to adjust it several times. It continues to give me the sensation of pushing my f… read more
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I am a severe teeth grinder. I have to have a root canal on
I am a severe teeth grinder. I have to have a root canal on my #19 and they also went back in again because the tooth caused pain after the rooth canal. I am currently seeing a TMJ specialist. My dent… read more
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Dr. Peel
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I saw my dentist today and he said I had a bruised upper
I saw my dentist today and he said I had a bruised upper front tooth. The cause of the bruising is night clenching/grinding. There is no damage to the tooth and he said take ibuprofen and paracetamol … read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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I have been experiencing problems w/ my natural bite being
I have been experiencing problems w/ my natural bite being out. Initially, the front part of the bite was off and then after several visits to dentist to make adjustments, it is now the back part of m… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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I have just started wearing my new night guard for tmj. I've
I have just started wearing my new night guard for tmj. I've worn it for about seven days. I'm confused because I have a few great pain free days and then some days in between that really make me mise… read more
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