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A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Abraham Jaskiel
21 years experience Dentistry
Root canal hurts: The first thing your dentist needs to check is the bite. If the bite is off you will be sensitive to hot and cold and maybe have a dull ache or inflam ... Read More
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Dr. Victor Zeines
50 years experience Dentistry
Sometimes: This is a fairly common occurance...It should go away after a few days if this continues or gets worse you should talk to your dentist I have my pat ... Read More
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Dr. Stephen Enriquez
32 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: I'm sure u had a tooth colored restoration. In order for the tooth to receive the restoration, agents are place on the tooth that may result in sensit ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Pain after RCT: Pain following RCT is not uncommon. We normally prescribe an appropriate pain medication to deal with such circumstances to be used if OTC medication ... Read More
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Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Residual Inflammation: Throbbing and continued pain after root canal treatment may be a sign of complications. See your dentist; if there are signs of infection antibiotics ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Depends: What will or should happen next will depend on the extent of the decay or cavity in the tooth. If the decay is close to the pulp or nerve of the toot ... Read More
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Dr. Randall Stastny
33 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Extraction: It sounds like you will need an extraction of the tooth. You might be able to save it with a root canal and crown, but if too much of the tooth is go ... Read More
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
IDK: Your own dentist can evaluate and discuss treatment options. You can always go to another dentist for a second opinion to confirm best option.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Rohm
Dr. John Rohm answered
32 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Filling: Not sure if you meant before or after you got a filling. There are grooves or pits in a tooth that can pick up stains. It may be involved with a cavit ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Not if you are numb: If your tooth is numbed up with a local anesthetic, there is nothing to feel. Some small fillings do not require local anesthesia. Everyone has differ ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bobbitt
31 years experience Dentistry
Not at all: With local anesthetics, dental treatment pain is the stuff of mythology and hysteria--if and only if you don't wait until dental disease is a full blo ... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Simple...: A cavity, by definition: cav·i·ty (kăv′ĭ-tē) 1. A hollow; a hole. 2. A hollow area within the body: a sinus cavity. 3. A pitted area in a tooth caus ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
See your: Dentist for repair.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Hard to say: Every office has different fees, and it depends on the size and complexity. To give you a broad range, $ 95 to $ 695, if that helps.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mrugesh Dalal
Specializes in Dentistry
Sealents: If your teeth present deep fissures with a potential for a cavity, your dentist may recommend doing sealents or preventive resin restorations, to prot ... Read More
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