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Second Opinion] I had a root canal last Monday and got my temporary crown today this Tuesday. It is starting to really hurt in my gums surrounding the tooth. Almost enough to make me take the ibuprofe… read more
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Is it normal to hurt after a crown? They removed my old crown as it wasn't done properly years ago and they wanted to re do it so it doesn't get bacteria. It has a root canal on it. They numbness is w… read more
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I had 3 cavities filled on Wednesday. 2 were wisdom teeth that are slightly impacted. I received about 15 needles to numb me (4-5 in each tooth) because the teeth would not numb properly. Since my app… read more
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I had a root canal on my #31 back molar yesterday. Today I have no pain in the tooth but the gum behind it (where my wisdom tooth used to be) is painful. It is red and looks to be bruised and even sli… read more
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I had two root canals done in May. One on a previous root
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I had a new porcelian crown put on upper molar. Tooth is
I had a new porcelian crown put on upper molar. Tooth is root canaled. Was getting sensitvity when flossing tooth at the gumline. You guys indicated it may be cement or margin. So I was flossing and t… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to
. I'm having trouble and need a second opinion to know what to do next. Here's the story: About three years ago, I went to my dentist for a filling -- three days later, I in excruciating pain and was … read more
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I had a crown completely crack and fall out of my mouth.
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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One of my front teeth has a metal post insert into it with a
One of my front teeth has a metal post insert into it with a cap, just tonight the metal post snapped , leaving the remainder in what is left of my natural tooth. Can the remaining metal post be drill… read more
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Mark Bornfeld, DDS
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I had a root canal done in tooth #28 by an endodontist on
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Had a root canal done a week ago to a wisdom tooth, he said
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Part of my last top molar broke off leaving mostly a filling
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I had a root canal done on 2/1 on my lower left molar. This
I had a root canal done on 2/1 on my lower left molar. This was actually the second root canal done on this tooth. He removed the old crown & post & went back in. He told me I was going to be really s… read more
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I was wondering, is it normail to have a litlte swelling on
Hello, I was wondering, is it normail to have a litlte swelling on the site (the gum) of the tooth after getting a root canal?… read more
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I bit down on a soft bagel and heard something snap...My
DearCustomer That will depend entirely on how badly the tooth has broken. If the tooth didn't break too far under the gum, it may be possible to restore the tooth with some combination of a crown, a p… read more
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