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How do you take out a loose baby molar tooth

A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
27 years experience Pediatrics
See below: Let it fall out on its own.

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Grossman
43 years experience Endodontics
See dentist: Premature extraction on baby teeth can lead to orthodontic problems, and bad bite. Have your dentist evaluate the situation so that this can be avo ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Travis Titlow
39 years experience Dentistry
You may need help: If the baby tooth is still not "loose" when you can see the permanent coming through you see a dentist to help get the baby tooth out of way. Not doi ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
More info needed: Who recommended that the tooth come out and why? Take it out rather than what option? Please repost your question with as much pertinent information a ... Read More
A 53-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 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Wide range: It depends on the position of the tooth, removal of bone, complex suturing, and any unforseen complications. Does it really matter how long it takes, ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. STEPHEN PERRY
47 years experience Dentistry
Six weeks: Removing a tooth, especially a molar is a big deal. It leaves a surface wound the size of half a dollar bill, that can become infected if food is pre ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
None: Honestly, if you wanted to, you should be able to go back to work the same day, perhaps an hour later and certainly the next day. Ask your own dentist ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alex Shvartsman
24 years experience Cosmetic Dentistry
Dog.?: Very confusing question. You are asking for a molar root canal therapy on your dog?
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Healing: For most people extraction ion sites are no longer symptomatic after 3 months, but for a very few others healing can take longer. Please return to the ... Read More
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