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i have extra teeth at my top gums should I remove them

A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Depends: I generally don't like recommending a procedure unless it is necessary because there are always risks associated with anything. If the teeth are not c ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Husam Bezreh
Specializes in Periodontics
Lack of space: Some people have more teeth than the 32 we are supposed to have, and these teeth sometimes have no room to come in between teeth, and they grow on top ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Dentist: Talk to your dentist. Sometimes better dental hygiene may reduce the gingival inflammation .
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Dr. Thomas Yash
45 years experience Dentistry
Consult: I would advise you to be examined by an orthodontist before you start taking out teeth. Extra teeth or misaligned teeth are two possibilities in your ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Knecht
30 years experience Endocrinology
Not related: Hi. No, fatty liver and gingivitis (sore, inflamed gums) are not related. Poor diabetes control can cause both, but you don't indicate diabetes or dia ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Debra Rosenblatt
37 years experience Dentistry
Rinse vigorously: Try to gently dislodge the seed by rinsing or using a small head toothbrush. If you are unable to get the seed out, it will usually dislodge on its o ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Please see dentist: The path of nerves can cause strange sensations in areas that we do not expect to have those sensations. It is important that you see your dentist so ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ragan Faler
23 years experience Dentistry
Could be: Depending upon the position of the wisdom tooth, there may be a hole and part of the root showing of the tooth infront. This generally should fill in ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Stacey
44 years experience Dentistry
Oral surgeon: Please consult an oral surgeon to see if these roots can be removed. The removal of some roots on the top jaw can lead to sinus troubles and more com ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. I. Jay Freedman
42 years experience Dentistry
Local used: Local anesthesia is used, even with a laser. There will be no pain , because you will be numb and the use of a laser will speed the healing process. I ... Read More
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