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My daughter had sealant put on one of her teeth about 9
My daughter had sealant put on one of her teeth about 9 months or so ago. Went in for a check up and they're saying there's a cavity right at the sealant. Could that be from the acid wash weakening th… read more
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I had a root canal yesterday. This was to take temporary filling out, build up and out in filling. During procedure tooth can to hurt terribly. Dentist said sealer puff reaction. I could see a bit of … read more
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Dental question I had sealant and some other dental work on done on my teeth recently. On the right side of my mouth towards my wisdom teeth it peers or feels like a very dull pain and as I rub my fin… read more
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Will a dentist remove my childs fissure sealants. Is it safe
Will a dentist remove my childs fissure sealants. Is it safe and what is the procedure? They were recommended, however I have become aware they can actually do more harm than good.… read more
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Are BPA free dental tooth sealants safe? My dentist wants to
Are BPA free dental tooth sealants safe? My dentist wants to apply sealants to my 8 yr old Son's back molars and I have a few questions. 1. Say, for instance the sealants eventually wear off when he i… read more
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Dear Dr. Behere! I would be happy to get an advise about an
Dear Dr. Behere! I would be happy to get an advise about an 8 year old boy. He had sealant on his just errupted permanent tooth and developed caries under it. Now the dentist is suggesting to put porc… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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Doctoral Degree
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Recently, I put sealants on my teeth but after reading about
recently, I put sealants on my teeth but after reading about them I'm worrying if a decay will happen under them in the future. Is there a way I can remove the sealants? I was thinking to buy DENTAL M… read more
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My son is 11.5 years old. The dentist has indicated that he
My son is 11.5 years old. The dentist has indicated that he does not need sealants on all permanent teeth. Just the ones that show signs of cavity. What is your opinion? Should he have it on all perma… read more
Dr. Katz
Dr. Katz
Dentist / Anesthesiologist
Doctoral Degree
4,799 satisfied customers
I had a root canal in November, 2011; however, the pain has
I had a root canal in November, 2011; however, the pain has not gone away. I went to another doctor who did a scan of the tooth and jaw. He found that dental filliong material was in the peridontal li… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
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I have xerostomia (90%) due radiotherapy for pharangeal
Hi, I have xerostomia (90%) due radiotherapy for pharangeal cancer. I am concerned about dental degredation. Is there an ADA treatment for this situation?… read more
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Mark Bornfeld, DDS
Dentist
Doctoral Degree
5,839 satisfied customers
My 6 year old granddaughter has cracks on her molars, the
My 6 year old granddaughter has cracks on her molars, the dentist wants to put filling into the teeth and then put sealants on. Is this normal? can't the dentist just put sealants on the teeth? thank … read more
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Dr. Cliff
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Doctoral Degree
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I was just told that I have cavities in all four of my back
I was just told that I have cavities in all four of my back molars-I am 25 yrs old and the dentist (new dentist, doesn't have my records) says the cavities all developed under sealants that I imagine … read more
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Dr. Behere
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Master's Degree
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Dear Dentist! At my last check up I told my new dentist that
Dear Dentist! At my last check up I told my new dentist that I had experienced some pain between visits but that this had now vanished. Obviously he asked me where, and I couldn't remember. He perform… read more
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I have a question about sealants. I am 30 years old, and
I have a question about sealants. I am 30 years old, and thinking about having my first child. I have gum recession and mild periodontist disease, with gaps between teeth showing while no loose teeth … read more
Dr. Girish
Dr. Girish
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Doctoral Degree
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I have a small dark spot on my tooth my dentist said its not
i have a small dark spot on my tooth my dentist said its not a cavity, can you tell me what it is and how do i get rid of it?… read more
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Dr Rao
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I was informed at a dental exam yesterday that my six year
I was informed at a dental exam yesterday that my six year old daughter, who has otherwise healthy and beautiful teeth needs fillings in all four molars which just came in 6 weeks ago. I went online a… read more
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I''m considering sealants for my 8 year old who is very
I''m considering sealants for my 8 year old who is very prone to cavities - and its traumatic of course! My dentist warns *against* sealants - that sealants ultimately weaken the underlying teeth AND … read more
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Dr. Behere
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Are there any negatives to sealing a child''s teeth? Any
Are there any negatives to sealing a child''s teeth? Any reasons why you would not want to seal the teeth? We know the reasons why you would want your child''s teeth sealed-grooves would be sealed aga… read more
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