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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience in Orthodontics
Canals: It's an Endodontic technique that facilitates gutta percha manipulation to fill lateral canals.

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience in Orthodontics
Research: Your professor expects you to do your own research, not have someone do it for you. I would suggest you look in Endodontic text books or search Pub M ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathaniel Chan
19 years experience in Dentistry
Finish all: Antibiotics. A root canal should not be much different from getting a filling. During the procedure you should not feel anything. Sometimes there can ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jay Kansal
13 years experience in Dentistry
Do 3rd and 4th year: In the us in most states, you must redo 3 and 4th year of dental school. There are a few states like california that allow you to practice after pass ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3 different areas: To keep it very simplified: orthodontists "straighten teeth" endodontists do root canals periodontists treat the supporting structures of the teeth ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Can be...: ...Though orthodontics are usually done by people who do not do any other kind of dental work.
A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vanna Master
8 years experience in Dentistry
Not always: Molar tooth extraction can be simple with no surgery involved in many cases. Sometimes if a tooth is badly broken, or has had a root canal treatment i ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Gilson
40 years experience in Neurology
Dental extractions: The superior or inferior alveolar nerves can be affected from small amounts of peri-operative bleeding or irritation of nerve root involved by the roo ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Tavenner, jr.
49 years experience in Cosmetic Dentistry
2 problems: Wisdom tooth removal is unrelated to a molar crown. However if you have a wisdom tooth that is creating a problem for the molar that needs a crown, t ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience in Orthodontics
Prosthodontist: All general family restorative dentists are trained to do this type of care, and usually do it very well. Occasionally, because of the severity of th ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
35 years experience in Podiatry
Minor...: In the overall scheme of surgical procedures, this one is minor.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glen Elliott
42 years experience in Child Psychiatry
Dentists: Endodontists are dentists who specialize in root canals.
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Fisk
11 years experience in Dentistry
Bone Grafting: Bone grafting after an extraction is a non-invasive and cost-effective way to make sure your jaw bone is preserved. For most cases, it is very helpfu ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerry Brown
52 years experience in Prosthodontics
AestheticRestoration: Good day; A large direct composite (direct filling) is the most simple approach to restore a missing portion of a front tooth. If the composite were ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
To whom?: Some dental insurance companies may not have covered charges for orthodontic treatment. It all depends upon the contract. Extractions for non-orthodon ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathan Pfister
11 years experience in Dentistry
Tooth straightening : There is a surgery that can accompany braces that may decrease tx time by 50-75%. Look for a dr trained in a procedure called wilcodontics or aoo. B ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Glennon
32 years experience in Dentistry
Not required...: If you want to support the gum tissue or for to support an implant in the future, then it's a good idea.
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kim Capehart
19 years experience in Dentistry
Tooth Mousse: Many toothpastes can have minor effects on teeth whitening. Ultimately, the results are minimal and cannot compare to bleaching or laser whitening.
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
41 years experience in Psychiatry
No: Midazolam (versed) is a powerful but relatively short-acting benzodiazepine used for sedation before surgery. It is not an anesthetic agent. Other m ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Zienowicz
37 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Yes: Cosmetic and esthetic are interchangeable descriptors or synonyms.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Rare: May be if difficult case/ other intervening medical problem.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Sampson
25 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
No, but: In some instances it is a good idea. This is usually the case in older patients who have had bone loss associated with impacted wisdom teeth.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maryam Chiani
28 years experience in Dentistry
Fistula: I am not sure what type of treatments you are referring to? If a tooth presents with a fistula, the first choice of treatment is a root canal therapy. ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
Wisdom tooth surgery: 'major surgery'? Not as much as open heart surgery but more than an a suture for a slight cut. The term is subjective and the range of difficulty and ... Read More

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