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I have pain in my gum area below #32. my dentist took xrays and there is no sign of root damage. no cracked tooth and no cavity. also #32 is not loose.why is it painful to chew around that area? … read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Two days ago I had my bottom right wisdom tooth removed. It
Two days ago I had my bottom right wisdom tooth removed. It was only very slightly impacted but the gum above it was infected due to the tooth above it biting down on it. The surgery seemed to go fine… read more
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I have had soreness on my bottom right where my wisdom teeth
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A very small hole has developed in my gums on my bottom jaw,
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Would a wisdom tooth that needs to be extracted make my
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About 18 months ago, I brushed my teeth and got a very sore
about 18 months ago, I brushed my teeth and got a very sore like pain at the very back of my lower jaw past the teeth on the gum. pain lasted a few seconds. I had been to the dentist about something e… read more
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Dr Chen, I'm 28 years old, and I have two partially visible wisdom teeth, one that's not visible at all, and two that are partially visible, with frequently infected "pockets" where the tooth is half … read more
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I definitely have a lower wisdom tooth coming in..I can feel
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A part of my gum is quite sore and when i press on it the
Hello, A part of my gum is quite sore and when i press on it the pain is quite sharp. its by my last back tooth. any ideas?… read more
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I''m 43 years old and never had any wisdom teeth...but i''m
I''m 43 years old and never had any wisdom teeth...but i''m pretty sure I have one coming in on the bottom right side. The gum was feeling funny..like a slit in it for about 2 weeks..now I can feel th… read more
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