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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Usually : Hypo calcification is the beginning stage of enamel breakdown and usually looks like a white spot on the tooth but could be stained by food or drink. Good hygiene will help prevent this and regular checkups will allow your dentist to evaluate on s regular basis.
A male asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Return : Go back to your surgeon for evaluation of postoperative complications
A female asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Hard to say : If your eye tooth is wiggling and sensitive it could be periodontal problems but they may or may not be related to your wisdom teeth erupting. See your dentist to evaluate for further information
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Definitely : Restorations with the latest light cured materials can be placed around most appliances without interfering with orthodontic treatments. Keep up with good hygiene and your orthodontic treatments will go faster and better.
A member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
No: Gum and braces just don't function well together and your treatment will progress better if you refrain from using it.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Hard to say: Orthodontics is different for every patient and situation. Your orthodontist is the best judge of how long your treatment might take but many factors will come into play that will decrease or increase the time as treatment progresses. Follow your doctor's instructions explicitly to achieve the best result in the shortest time.
A female asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Probably : Most dry sockets occur in the 3-5 day window after dental extractions. If the pain and swelling are subsiding and you feel better chances are you will be fine. See your doctor if any issues develop or symptoms reappear.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Not usually : Many dental and medical offices now have digitally enhanced X-rays that use much less radiation than in the past. Any radiation can be harmful if accumulated over a lifetime but digital X-rays may be the most benign way to get the diagnostic information needed to determine the best treatment for your situation.
A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
Probably bone : Probably bone spicule or calcified areas of the clot. Check with your dentist to evaluate the area and discuss ant issues.
A female asked:
Dr. Anthony Sharber
Dentistry 38 years experience
No need to change : There's no need to change antibiotics either one will cover adequately for prosthetic prophylaxis.
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