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My 18 year old had three fillings six months ago, and today was referred for two root canals on two of the teeth that had fillings. Honestly, I was researching to find out if was the dentist's fault because I'm upset that my daughter has to go through this. Why wasn't it caught earlier? Did the fillings cause the problems with the roots? … read more
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My 3 year old complained of front upper tooth pain. We took him to his pediatric dentist today. He has infection and hence his upper front gum is swollen. The dentist mentioned that there is bacteria … read more
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I have a root canal that has gone bad and my dentist wants it extracted because he doesn't like the option of root canals at all anymore. it's a lower molar on right third from back...second from back… read more
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