Answers in 'Cosmetic dentistry'
19 y::O male, 2 bottom and 1 top incisor slightly loose and sensitive. Maybe gum recession but not sure. Is dentist appointment in 2 weeks too late?
12yrs ago I had scissors go thru my face A dr stitched it up i never had problems out of it but today it was red swollen and had a hard thing under it?
2yo son. told to use flouride toothpaste. he can't spit out, on flouride chewable, no flouride in our water. concerned he is getting too much.
2 wisdom teeth(left) removed 3 weeks ago.When brushing teeth,hand slipped,hit the back of cheek,started feeling some numbness in lower jaw.Worrisome?
7 days ago I had dental filling lower left. Now I have tries us with 25mm opening. What should I do? I cannot take NSAIDs because of my cavernoma
About a year ago braces to fix under bite removed. Now want dental implants- teeth of bad size and yellow.Can treatments mix? wear retainer still thx
A year ago, I had 2 LL side-by-side dental implants placed. I still have my snap-in 2 unit Nesbit. Can this be remolded to use elsewhere in my mouth?
After I went to the dentist and got my gums cleaned to get rid of gingivitis, would I have to floss after every meal for a week?
All black tooth under perm. Crown < 3months old,tooth was never painful::Discolored,root canal wasn't painfull but placing of crown was.this typical?
Bonded retainer glue& wire on front tooth moved up, so tooth is slightly pushed out now. Will bringing glue &wire back down stop from moving any more?
Besides typical tooth decay, what can happen if periodontitis is left untreated for a long time?
Bottom left tooth is chipped & keeps digging into my tongue. Have an appointment at the dentist tomorrow what will they likely do? Nervous. Thanks.
Can severe gum inflammation gums that need professionally cleaning cause ongoing acid reflux? I'm on ranitidine again
Can teeth whitening bleach damage teeth? Is it good to whiten teeth? What is the best less expensive way to do it?
Can u remove cavity completely? or no you will loose some teeths and can u treat cavity with toothbrush and mouthwash? how to treat cavity without den
Can a deep cleaning cure most stages of periodontitis?
Can a permanent crowned tooth be used to attach a fixed implant permanent bridge with one pontic attached in between?
Can a fixed implant bridge have 1 pontic?
Do you have to brush your teeth after a dental cleaning before you eat? or can you eat right away after a dental cleaning? is it clean?
Does periodontitis hurt in the gums?
Does periodontitis involve pain in the gums when brushing?
Does gingivitis end abruptly upon brushing and dental cleaning, or does it end in a gradual process?
Do mucoceles reoccur after removal? Injured palate w:: toothbrush. Gets bigger then smaller. Soft&movable. How long recovery? Had it for almost 3 yrs
Does gingivitis complicate heart surgery?
Even though periodontitis affects the alveolar ridge, would a patient with that type of loss still be able to wear dentures?
Got 2 new gold dental crowns one month ago. Ordered high noble. They are now gray in some spots and look like gold color has worn off. Is this normal?
Generally, if my 2 adult front teeth were extracted and bone grafted, about how long til I can maybe wear a removable partial denture before implants?
Hello! I wonder... i haven't brushed my teeth for 3 months or 4 months, this can lead to sore throat?
How can I tell what type of overbite I have?
Had a root canal and crown placed recently which has caused a painful bump to form on top of the site that my wisdom tooth was removed 5 years ago?
Have three small bubble like under my tongue where the floor of the mouth connected to the tongue is that oral herpes or because I used whitening gel?
How i eradicate the smell in my mouth the bad smell using toothpaste is helpful of what?
How long does it take for gingivitis to develop?
How long after having novacaine for a dental filling can you drink beer?
How long and to what extent does bone loss due to periodontitis last?
I'm thinking of extending by bonding my 2 front adult teeth about 2-3 mm for better cosmetics. What are the drawbacks and pros of this?
I use a sodium fluoride(<0.149%w::W)toothpaste 2 a day.I was told sodium fluoride is harmful.Does it really cause cancer or death if use daily?Stop?
I applied toothpaste over an already picked spot thinking it would heal. Next morning, it scarred and I picked that. Help, please?
I am 26 yrs old.i have an open bite teeth.both jaws are not meet correctly,the difference is 10 mm.how long time will be take for normal shape?
I have receding gums.Don't have period disease, don't want gum grafting. Dr wants to put filling above canine in notch. Is this a good plan? Should I?
I recently got diagnosed with strep throat and I used a toothbrush to get rid of some of the white patches. It started bleeding. Will I be ok?
I am on day 3 of 5 day course of high dose prednisone, to be followed by 5 day course of tapering off prednisone. Can I have my dental cleaning today?
I am experiencing sensitive gums, receding gums and toothache while biting. The following also describes me: Bleeding gums. Light pink in colour help?
I will not be wearing my retainer for 2 days, will this mess my teeth up if I have never forgotten before.
I want to bleach my teeth with no pain. I used a bleaching kit in my dentist office.. but after I was in a lot of pain and my teeth are not even white?
I am experiencing gum swelling, toothache, mouth pain and gum pain (pressure). The following also describe me: Bad breath and Bleeding gums. What shou?
I had a root canal on Friday with a temporary crown put on and I'm still having pain but I am also having pain with the tooth next to it. Is that norm?
I'm a twenty-two yr. old and I need full dental implants due to medical and health reasons. Who would be the best person to do the procedure?
I have a 13-month boy and bought him soft bristle toothbrush. I wonder what are the ways to safely clean them before putting it inside baby's mouth?
I removed braces, but I didn't wear my retainers regularly, there had been shifting in my teeth. I'm hoping if I can use spring retainers to correct?
I got a dental cleaning nearly 3 weeks ago. With proper home care added, my lower gums no longer bleed. When can I expect my top gums to stop as well?
I have a pimple that expand to a small bubble redish began to bleed I use toothpaste & Tea tree oil 100% from Australian covered with Guage w::Md tape?
I am interested in teeth whitening kit. Can you recommend a good one? Thanks.
I notice that after a dental cleaning and more brushing, my gums still bleed but less so, is that how the process works?
Is pain in the gums when brushing usually a sign of periodontitis?
I have a cross bite and small teeth. Thus, have a very weird smile. Thus I dont ever show my teeth because its embarrassing ! Please advise?
Is a bone graft always a necessary result to advanced periodontitis? Is it always a necessary solution to advanced tooth decay?
I know bone grafts::Augmentations are necessary for many cases of dental implants being applied, but is it the same case for dentures too?
I dropped a temp. dental crown down the sink and retrieved it. Will washing with soap)water and soaking it in 91% isopropyl alcohol disinfect it well?
I think I have gingivitis. I heard its reversible with proper care. But do I continue brushing even though the bleeding persists?
I have always rinsed my mouth with water after I finish brushing my teeth. Is it better for me to just spit it out rather than rinsing with water?
I applied toothpaste on pimples and left. Burnt mark on my face what to do?
I am 36 years of age. I have and overbite that cause my lips to protrude.Can braces fix my overbite to make my lips look normal and widen my face?
If you are using anti bec mouthwash then is there any need for toothpaste of they are just 2 different things?
I can save a lot of money by having a general dentist install dental implants and not my present periodontist who just did 2 bone grafts. Any advice?
Is it okay to use cheap unbranded teeth whitening solutions (the ones with cream and blue laser)?I can't find branded ones and can't afford a dentist.
I need instructions to the Bella bride teeth whitening kit. I have two unopened packages, but no instructions inside when I opened them.
If i am already flossing regularly with the string floss, do i have to buy the waterpik water floss to get good oral hygiene?
Is it possible to have gingivitis in one section of my gums and healthy gums in another section?
I had had 2 mouth ulcers this week that are very painful. I get them weekly. Could toothpaste be causing them ?
Is the more modern scale and polish
Airflow system at the Dentist using
bicarbonate powder and water jet
suitable for people with Asthma ?
If i have gingivitis and I am starting to use Waterpik water flosser, when will my gums stop bleeding when i am flossing with the water?
Is a Locum hygienist Scale and polish
as good as having the procedure done by the Dentist ?Why does the dentist charge more than the Hygienist in UK?
I have transparent and white patches on the ends of my front two teeth after having my braces removed. Is there a solution to get them back to normal?
Lower Back Ache today. Scale and Polish 18 days ago took 3gms Amoxicillin at the time.Blood from front lowerTeeth Scale. Chances of IE from Symptom?
My teeth are dirty..i wanna clean it quick..toothpaste doesn't do it's job properly (colgate)..which product should i use?
My toothbrush touched the floor after i cleaned it with detergent...Later I brushed my teeth with the same toothbrush, can that mean i am poisoned?
My 18 month old son has a few teeth with grooves, pits, and brown spots. Dentist said teeth are hard, no cavities. What's causing the problem areas?
My gum got detached from injury. I got Nincort Oral Gel for healing.Should I avoid this gel from touching my 2mm exposed root? Will my gum grow back?
My teeth is yellow front teeth please suggest good tooth paste or any other remedy?
My bottom teeth are aligned but there is now a 2-3 ml space between 2 teeth at the top of the tooth root. Bonding? Nothing loose yet. Annoying.
Multiple periodontists do not know what is causing my gum recession. I'm 35, and I've had bone loss. Should I see a prosthodontist or an endodontist?
My gum slightly receded above my crown leaving a slight margin. Theres no carrie and the crown is in tact, can the margin just be patched w:: composite?
Not sure if you do dentistry too but my Q is if I eat a bag of gummi bears & then brush teeth right after, will that prevent the sugar from damaging?
Should I have a general dentist do the Pinhole Surgical Technique? I normally get gum grafts from a periodontist for my constantly receding gums.
There is some thing blackish on my teeth what is that? Cavity?
Tooth 15 in near future will be pulled and bone grafted. I want to hold out as long as I can til an implant. Any time estimation ranges?
TMJ, forgot to wear my night guard. Woke up with headache, and painful swollen lymph node behind ear. Related to TMJ or is it all seperate?
When I am sick my teeth turn two different colors, the top is really yellow and the bottom is super white. Why does this happen ?
When I was about 11weeks old pregnant.i ate with a rusty fork,which I cut my gum.after a day or two I had swollen gum.can I be affected?now im 17 wks
What is it? I have jaw pain, clicking or popping sound from jaw, misaligned teeth (overbite, underbite, or crossbite) and difficulty talking. The foll
What is gingivitis therapy at the dentist's office?Is it more effective than just treating at home with perfect oral hygene? Truly needed?
Will using an electric toothbrush like sonicare reduce pain in my gums when I brush?
Why have my teeth been chipping more in recent months?
When i eat something sweet my right side of the teeths feel bad what should i do i use tooth paste and mouth wash too?
With proper brushing and flossing, how long should it take before gingivitis is gone?
What are the obvious physical differences between gingivitis and periodontitis?
With the learning curve, about how many dental implants would be done to show the public there is an adequate amount of experience in placing them?
What is the proper way to clean::Disinfect a very expensive dental night guard other than using more money on otc tablet cleaners?
Which procedure is best these days:
Airflow water and sodium bicarbonate scale and polish with Hygienist or older original type of scale and polish?