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Ok . I had all my teeth pulled in Jan. 2017, I had purchase a set of temp. dentures, that the dentist put in my mouth after the pulling of my teeth. Right before I was put out, I heard the asst. ask the dentist. "how long is this going to take?" "Not long, we have these holding up my dentures." After one week the bottoms one came out and it was too painful to put them back in. Since then my gums have been having pieces of broken teeth, sprouting out everywhere. My regular dentist, told me that they use the same oral surgent and she has never had these problems. She told me to go talk to him and ask for my money back, before I lodge a med-i cal complaint? But I am not sure what its called when you do not clean out the broken pieces. Because I have had to wait to get my new teeth fitted, my lower jaw in all uneven and there seems to be more pieces of tooth lodge in my gums. I can fill them cut into tongue. … read more
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