Dr. Alan Slootsky
Dr. Alan Slootsky
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I was educated and trained at
Medical / Graduate School
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey Dental School
Rutgers University, New Brunswick/Piscataway
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I have bad jaw, gum, ear pain/ pressure from my wisdom tooth extraction done 6 days ago. All have healed except my bottom right one. I went today back to the oral surgeon thinking I had a socket. They said it was right much food stuck in the hole. Can tha In brief: It canEAR ACHE NUTRITION TOOTH EXTRACTION WISDOM TOOTH EXTRACTION
If they gave you a plastic syringe to irrigate, then be good about it.
Can post nasal drip cause dry mouth when wake up.i seem to have post nasal drip every day only in summer time .allergy testing? In brief: Dry mouth issueALLERGIES ALLERGY TESTS DRY MOUTH SYNDROME (XEROSTOMIA) HYPERSENSITIVITY POST NASAL DRIP NASAL CONGESTIONSee 1 more answer
I am a dentist that has also suffers from this.
Are there are natural cures for dental cavities? In brief: Yes and noDIET CAVITY TREATING CAVITIES ORAL HEALTH ORAL HYGEINE FLOSSING DENTAL FLOSS TEETH BRUSHING SOFT TOOTH BRUSH ELECTRIC TOOTHBRUSH FLUORIDE TOOTH DECAY DENTAL CARIESSee 3 more answers
Xylitol is the best natural cure to prevent cavities.
What is medication treatment for Leukoplakia ? Leukoplakia is on cheeks wall.. Is vitamin A useful In brief: Leukoplakia medsLEUKOPLAKIA VITAMIN A
Leukoplakia is a white patch.
All wisdoms out, 2 root canals, and I need braces for bruxism. Can I get braces & get wisdom teeth taken out, & root canals with porcelain w/ braces? In brief: Porcelain w/ bracesBRACES GRINDING TEETH ROOT CANAL TOOTH EXTRACTION WISDOM TEETH WISDOM TOOTH EXTRACTION
Generally, when a person needs braces, all of the preliminary work is done first.
Have a sharp pain on top of jaw near cheek and ear. Is this something of a concern. The pain is never constant but comes and goes. Help needed ? In brief: Could be TMJSee 1 more answer
There is not enough information to be sure, but it could also be an infection in a lower tooth or a wisdom tooth problem. An xray and exam will let you know for sure.
If you hurt in the morning, you could be clenching at night.EAR ACHE TENDER LYMPH NODES
I have a small canker sore looking thing on the inside of my lower lip. Not painful. It looks more like a blood blister rather then a normally white s? In brief: 7 days vs a weekAPHTHOUS STOMATITIS BLOOD BLISTER CANKER SORES
There is a joke in dental school, that with medication it takes a week to heal, and without, 7 days.
What's pulpitis (dentistry)? In brief: Can u say root canalTOOTHACHE NERVE ROOT CANALSee 26 more answers
Usually a root canal is needed.
How frequently should I remove my partial denture for cleaning? In brief: Once a day..at leastFALSE TEETH PARTIAL DENTURESee 2 more answers
If you get food under it after eating, then more than once/day.
Can TMJ cause itchy achy deep ear pain? I have ear pain when swallowing, jaw clicks, sore under ear and neck. Dr says jaw opens crooked. It's annoying In brief: Not typicallyEAR ACHE PAIN WHEN SWALLOWING TMJ (TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT) DISORDERSSee 3 more answers
Have an ENT check you ear.