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How can I prevent a wobbly permanent tooth from falling out

A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Engel
38 years experience Dentistry
See a dentist: First question is why is it wobbly, from a bad bite or gum disease. Only a dentist can tell you why and then there might be ways to correct it.

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A 15-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Bone Graft: Bone grafting into the extraction site at the time of the extraction has been shown to help preserve the ridge for later implant placement. Discuss th ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Not Podiatry: This needs to be directed to dentistry.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Craig Fisk
11 years experience Dentistry
Yes: You can tell because baby teeth look different than adult teeth. They are usually smaller versions of the adult tooth. If you still are not sure, vi ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Wright
32 years experience Dentistry
Replace space: Replace the tooth with an implant or hold the space with a bridge. Failure to quickly fill the space can result in other teeth moving and create more ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Call ur dentist: Wobbly, loose teeth can indicate periodontal problems. Can't tell if that is what ails you. But a local dentist in virginia beach can. Please call fo ... Read More
A 12-year-old female asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
See dentist: Have your dentist check. Most likely, all is ok if there was no trauma to the area.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
This is an issue: Which needs to be addressed in person with a dentist who can take a history, do an exam and do any pertinent tests. Take care.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. TED FEDER
Dr. TED FEDER answered
39 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Is it Present?: I see you are 31 years old. Can you see the tooth at all? If not, you might have been born without it. Have a dental xray taken. If you can see it ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Not without an exam: You will need to see a local dentist to tell you if a tooth is a baby tooth or a secondary tooth. This cannot be answered over the internet without vi ... Read More

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