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Hi I'm a teenager and I have an overbite. Do I need braces if my overbite touches my bottom teeth and if I have jaw pain ?
Have bad overbite & missing teeth, specialist says needs to take all teeth out & after 2months replace with dentures, what can I expect with no teeth?
I have a sight underbite. i already have expanders in my upper jaw and braces in my bottom teeth (About a month) My dentist also told me to keep my ex?
I had a cavity in one of back tooth the dentist repaired it two months ago. Now I noticed a black hole on the side. Is it the retainer damaging it?
I have red gums, grinding teeth and gum pain. The tooth itself is throbbing as well and pain is unbearable what can I do before my dr visit?
I've had clicking and popping on the right side of my jaw by my ears. Thursday afternoon that jaw locked to where I can only open my mouth so far. T?
I have small lower jaw and deep overbite can it be fixed with only braces? can lower jaw's form become better and bigger with braces ? I am male 17
I recently injured my jaw (see recent cases). The pain is mostly gone but I feel a large bump where the impact was. It doesn't hurt a lot when touched, and feels like a 'line' that can be moved a bit and felt slightly from inside of mouth.
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 had invisalign. Got them off 6 months ago and since then the results haven't felt good. Teeth look good but I can feel the tips of the bottom o?
I have TMJ. I got Invisalign almost two weeks ago. It is difficult to open my mouth wide. Without Invisalign I'm fine, should I stop wearing them?
Is it possible that dentures can provoke sinus pain?
I am experiencing grinding teeth, mouth sores and canker sores. The following also desdescribes me: Mouth Pain. I tend to bite the inside of my mouth?
I will not be wearing my retainer for 2 days, will this mess my teeth up if I have never forgotten before.
I have to get braces but I'm a singer and want to keep singing does braces affect singing and what does it do and how can I fix the issues for it?
If I bite down in a weird angle that caused my bottom teeth to feel a bit pain, did the roots of my bottom teeth shift or did my bottom teeth tilt ?
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 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?
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?
I got my 2 bottom impacted wisdom teeth out 4 days ago. A new soreness just started in my gums going up towards my ears that is painful and new. Help!
I had an impacted wisdom tooth extracted & had it packed with alvogyl, its been 6 days & I still feel alot of pain & habe a horrible taste in my mouth?
I have teeth marks on my tongue. Is that major problem? In case of this, I have dental problem, my down teeths are dislined, and my teeth arch is narr
I have sleep apnea and bruxism. Recently, I felt pain at my temples when I open my mouth to eat. By the third bite, the pain's gone. How do I fix this?
In general, how often does a full mouth series xrays need to be taken? Once a year? Every 3 years?
I have to stay in a shelter with lots of people. If someone has Zika, are we all going to catch it?
I have felt anxious since the news about the hurricane started. Will it go away on its own?
If someone gets hit on the head but not knocked out, should I try to keep them awake? How long?
If I’m working in the heat is it better to drink water or gatorade?
Is it ok to eat food from a refrigerator that has no power?
If I can’t get a splinter out will it get infected?
I got 4 of my (partially impacted) wisdom teeth today & I'm not in much pain. I'm having friends for dinner in 1 week- can I eat regular food by then?
I have braces and spacers on but I still need to get 4 molars taken out. Is this bad?
I was wondering why I have braces on when I still nee to get 4 of my premolars taken out? Also can an orthodontist take them out?
I broke my Invisalign tray a week into its cycle. It was already feeling loose and the next tray is not uncomfortable. Is it okay to just move on?
I'm wearing a palate expander to correct my v shaped palate then wants to pull moulders and let wisdoms up and add braces is this the best method?
Lower left impacted wisdom extracted one week ago. Was stitched, but continues to ooze old blood and a smelly pus. On antibiotics. Is this dry socket?
My friends jaw is locked on the right side. When he opens his mouth, you can see his jaw shifted to the left. He cant get it unstuck and feels pain wh?
My Boyfriend is experiencing mouth pain, toothache and grinding teeth. Can a hospital help?
My teeth are slanted after finishing Invisalign. The doctor says it has to do with my symmetry is he right? Or can braces fix it?
My jaw is locked and crooked and I cannot eat drink or take my medicine! Its been 32 hours without eating or drinking! What should I do?
My lower lip is quite protruding, looks almost like sticking out. How can make it look normal i dont want to get any surgeries, any exercises that wou?
My wisdom teeth have not come in yet but they are making my back molars crooked what will happen if I don't get them removed wI'll my molar pushed out?
My wisdom teeth have not broke through the gum yet but they are making my back molars crooked what should I do?
My orthodontist says I need to remove my wisdoms teeth so that the braces can make my teeth perfect BUT is it really necessary? I just want perfect
My daughter who is 16 years old needs to get braces but shes extremely terrified of getting them can you try to convince her that its not that bad.
My daughter needs braces and the Orthodontic will not perform without a Ceph x-ray. Is it absolutely necessary to have it done?
My front braces bracket is loose but it's late at night. Will it cost a lot to fix it? I've had a loose bracket before but it wasn't on my front tooth
Pain and pressure in the back of the head sometimes it moves from one side to another i also have an impacted wisdom tooth and also taking, clonazepam and propalonol,for anxiety, when I touch the back of my head bones it hurts a bit it's bad?
Periodontist said that tooth 15 may soon have to be pulled with no implant needed. It is last tooth in upper left quadrant. What do you think?
Recurring jaw pain episodes over last 2-3 wks, lower left toward front of face near chin. Sharp wave of pain lasts a second or two. TMJ? Bruxism? Or?
Two days ago I had an impacted wisdom tooth extracted, now my throat is swollen with white all over. Is this normal or could I have strep throat?
Urticaria from Nickel tooth braces. 2 months later after I removed braces, still get redness on my skin once a day.
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 the cause of an asymmetrical smile after wisdom tooth extraction? Like muscle on one side of face are weak. Procedure done 2 months ago.
When it is applicable to get a braces for the upper teeth? :) or should I go full braces? :)
What is food poisoning and how do I know if I have it?
What is the best way to get something out of my eye?
Will I get PTSD from surviving a natural disaster?
Why does boiling water make it safe to drink?
Will standing in sea water too long damage my skin?
What types of infections can I get from contaminated drinking water?
When is TMJ bad enough for surgery? My jaw locks up multiple times a day and I cannot open it without it popping ever.
What is the typical cost of a molded, custom nightguard from an orthodontist? Do you get what you pay for? In NYC, should I pay $1,500?
Will my face structure change after getting braces ?
What is the definition or description of: Crowded teeth?
What can I do if bottom midline of teeth and top midline of teeth are a little off not lined up like before? Why did this happen? Jaw imbalance?