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Dr. David Gisborne

Dentistry
Canby, OR
male

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Canby, OR

Address

146 SW 2nd Ave, Canby, OR
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Dentistry

Languages spoken

English

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No More Status Quo: The muscles that control your bite have been interrupted by placing the teeth in a new position. You are trying to grind down the new interferences t... Read More
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Yes it could: Tmj stands for temporomanidibular joint. A muscle spasm would not be in the joint technically. It could though cause the joint to not act normally, ... Read More
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Get an exam: Infections can be transmitted with bodily fluid transfer. Get an exam asap. Also use a condom!
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Call your dentist: Post operative pain, swelling, bruising, infection, possibly residual pain and numbness are a few things you may experience. Call your dental office ... Read More
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Geographic tongue?: Your son probably has what is called geographic tongue. It is a migratory area of inflammation that causes the follicles of the tongue to swell. Whe... Read More
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Borderline Safe: The max dose of tylenol (acetaminophen) is about 3000 mg per day. It can be very toxic to your liver. If you are not sensitive or allergic to Ibupro... Read More
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Depends: If your teeth are cracked then a veneer or bonding can help stabilize the tooth surface and make it stronger. If you are placing veneers to hide the ... Read More
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No: The "gum boil" is the result of infection trying to move to the area of least resistance. If you pop it at home without supervision then you risk ... Read More
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Yes it can.: Bad breath comes from volitile sulfur compounds. The source of these are from decaying tissue in some location. If you have perfect oral hygiene and... Read More
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No: You may risk spreading the infection if you pop the abscess. Let the Amoxicillin work for a couple of days first. If it is still present and painful... Read More
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Call Doctor: Can be caused by an infection such as strep or mono or severe allergic response. The type of infection/condition will dictate treatment. Breathing ... Read More
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Not usuallly: Increased alt and ast levels are measures of concentrations of liver enzymes from liver damage [hepatitis]. They can also rise with muscle damage. I... Read More
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Probably not: Allergies to antibiotics can be life threatening. One symptom of allergy is itching. Severe allergy could produce itching and swelling of your airwa... Read More
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Probably normal: The bumps you have observed are probably what are called circumvallate papillae. These are normal anatomic structures. Their function is related to ... Read More
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Can persist: Geographic tongue may persist for months or years, however, the lesions or areas of inflammation usually migrate to different sites on the surface of ... Read More
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You can.: You may if tooth # 2 which is being replaced will be in contact with the lower opposing tooth. The appliance will keep the lower tooth from growing ... Read More
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Discontinue: Lansoprazole can cause your mouth to become dry. When that occurs then the balance of bacteria and other organisms in your mouth can become unbalance... Read More
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Probably not: Trigeminal neuralgia pain starts from a nerve center called the trigeminal ganglion. The nerves that serve sensation to your eye, forehead upper and ... Read More
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May Make it worse: Invisalign braces can make your TMJ worse. The cost can very from about $3500 - 5500 and can take 6 - 18 months for treatment.. The literature says ... Read More
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Change diet habits: Always feed your child the proper food. Milk or formula. Never ever feed the child sugary foods such as juice or kool-aid type drinks. Do not let t... Read More
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Yes it can be: Antibiotics such as Amoxicillin kill bacteria. Bacteria reside in your gut and if a certain population is killed by a particular antibiotic then the ... Read More
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Get evaluated: Symptoms could be caused by a tumor, infection, or a cranial nerve problem. Rule out trigeminal neuralgia or bells palsy. Get evaluated right away b... Read More
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Facial Mask: Toothpaste probably acts like a facial mask in that it dries out the infected area [use the paste not the gel]. In addition some toothpastes contain ... Read More
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No not yet: The bone relies on the clot in the extraction socket to reorganize and form new bone. If you rinse out vigorously it will disturb the clot and a pain... Read More

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Mar 22, 2015
Great doctor. Consistently gives thoughtful, insightful and expert advice.
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gisborne is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Gisborne is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine, OR
MD

Awards

Top Dentist, First Place, Oregon - Winter
2013
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