Doctor Q&A for Dr. Bruce Weisbrot

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Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
See a Dentist: Try to see a dentist that is recommended by a friend. He needs to evaluate if there are enough good teeth to save to support a removable or fixed brid ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
Yes: The atenolol is for high blood pressure and the Clonazepam is for anxiety. Both are relatively low doses. There should be no cross reaction with these ... Read More
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A 54-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
detached retina: Would give that appearance initially. Black spots are also possible symptoms. See a retina specialist asap as surgery to correct it should be done as ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
try physical therapy: At your age i would recommend you see your primary care dr. And get an rx for neck physical therapy. If all that fails than see a qualified pain speci ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
Not in someone 16yo : No sixteen year oil should have back pain from just sitting. Check that you have proper cushioning and if it continues see your primary care doctor fo ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
Possibly sleep apnea: First rule out sleep apnea as this is very common and could be causing your symptoms. It could very easily be anxiety as well. You should start by see ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
Yes: Swollen gums is a sign of infection and infections cause fever. It could also be due to a tooth erupting in which case a fever is common but not due t ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
Not likely: Infected gums can cause a lot of things but I have never heard of foot swelling from gum infection. But, you still need to deal with the gum infection ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
Dental cavities: I love them also but they also have sugar that can attack the teeth and cause dental disease. I don't think there are any other health risks. Try suga ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bruce Weisbrot
42 years experience Dentistry
Antihistamines/rest : Rest plus an antihistamine and warm salt water gargles will help. Vitamin c can help and can't hurt. Try airborne at first signs of a cold. The most i ... Read More
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