Doctor Q&A for Dr. David Eidman

A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Implants do work!: When done properly, dental implants are a very predictable and highly successful procedure. Make sure you see a dentist, whether it is a general dent ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Meditation: A few things that may help: 1. Set aside some time for regular exercise. 2. Meditate. Daily. 3. Make sure you spend quality time with the people yo ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Parotid gland?: The swelling could be associated with your parotid gland. It is possible to have a salivary stone causing the swelling (similar to having a kidney sto ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Gum tissue growth: Your gum tissue is thinly covering your wisdom teeth. Every now and then it thins out to the point of exposing the tooth. Then, it grows back over. yo ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Delayed dry socket..: It would be unusual to develop a dry socket 10 days post-op, but not impossible. Typically a dry socket would develop on day 2, or day 3. By day 10, t ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Root sensitivity?: Could be nothing. Could be something. Often, lower front teeth are susceptible to root sensitivity. Try using Sensodyne toothpaste. It might have been ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Canker sore: Dental lasers can safely and effectively heal a canker sore-- usually immediately. Go see a dentist who is familiar with this type of procedure.
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Tinnitus: If your tinnitus involves a ringing in your ear, that is a medical emergency. You need to see an ENT immediately. If treatment is delayed, in certain ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Draining abcess: You are probably describing a draining abscess. If that is the case, you need to treat the infection, and, the sooner the better. The infection did no ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Eidman
36 years experience Dentistry
Post-extraction: Listen to the dr's instructions! no smoking post-op is paramount. Typically, no rinsing for 24 hours is advised. A soft diet, avoiding very hot foods/ ... Read More
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